Columbus Blue Jackets' Ryan Craig, left, battles for a rebound as Buffalo Sabres' Jhonas Enroth (1) tries to smother the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game in Buffalo, N.Y., Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have reassigned forward Ryan Craig to their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Mass.
The 31-year-old Craig was scoreless in three games with Columbus this season. He spent the 2012-13 campaign with Springfield, serving as team captain while scoring 20 goals and adding 27 assists in 75 games.
Originally selected by Tampa Bay in the eighth round with 255th overall pick of the 2002 NHL draft, Craig has appeared in 193 career NHL contests with the Blue Jackets, Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins, totalling 32 goals and 31 assists.