"It's good to contribute," he said. "That's my game. It's good to be a part of it and get back to my way of playing."
Atkinson scores twice as Columbus tops Ottawa 5-2 →
"He might have his moments where he's not particularly happy with you, and he'll share his emotions a little bit, but he's definitely calmed down and learned to really talk it out," said winger Cam Atkinson, the team's leading scorer.
A kinder, gentler Torts? Maybe a little bit for Blue Jackets →