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KEY ACQUISITIONS: An already deep conference got even better with some all-star additions over the summer. The Blue Jackets secured goal-scoring center Jeff Carter to boost their long-suffering offens

Blue Jackets reduce roster to 29 players

The Columbus made a handful of player moves Saturday, getting their roster down to 29.General manager Scott Howson announced the club assigned forward Tomas Kubalik and defenseman John Moore to the team's American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Mass.The Blue Jackets also placed forwards Martin St. Pierre and Alexandre Giroux and blue-liner Nick Holden on waivers.Right...

Blue Jackets RW Boll breaks thumb throwing punch

Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Jared Boll broke his right thumb after landing a punch on Bryan Allen of the Carolina Hurricanes. Boll connected with a right, but was seen shaking the hand after skating to the penalty box during their preseason game in Raleigh, N.C. The team did not divulge exactly how much time will be missed by Boll, who went to the dressing room and did not...

Jackets RW Boll to have thumb surgery

Columbus Blue Jackets enforcer Jared Boll will have surgery Monday to repair a broken right thumb and miss four to six weeks. Boll, a right wing, suffered the injury landing a punch on Carolina's Bryan Allen in an exhibition game Friday. Boll had seven goals, five assists and 182 penalty minutes in 73 games last season.

Blue Jackets 3, Hurricanes 2

Martin St. Pierre scored with 8:25 remaining to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes in a preseason game Friday night. Alexandre Giroux and R.J. Umberger also scored for the Blue Jackets, who finished the preseason with a 5-2-1 record. Columbus will open the regular season Oct. 7 at home against Nashville. Patrick Dwyer and Jussi Jokinen had the...

Blue Jackets Kick Off 2011-12 Season with Opening Night Plaza Party, Presented By Nationwide Insurance, on Friday, October 7

Tweet COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets invite fans to celebrate the team's 2011-12 season home opener by visiting the Opening Night Plaza Party, presented by Nationwide...

Jackets Journal: October 2

Tweet Cam Atkinson Roughly 24 hours ago, the Blue Jackets coachin...

Blue Jackets Make Roster Moves

COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets made their fifth round of roster moves, Executive Vice President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Scott Howson announced today. The current roster consists of 29 players (list includes four ...

Jackets ship two to AHL, waive three to get roster to 29

The Columbus Blue Jackets have assigned two players to their top minor-league affiliate and waived three others.

Recap: Carolina vs. Columbus

Martin St. Pierre netted a third-period goal, as the Columbus Blue Jackets defeated the Carolina Hurricanes, 3-2, in preseason action.
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