• SHARE:
  • email
  • Bookmark and Share

Columbus Blue Jackets activate forward Derek MacKenzie after he missed 5 games with bad back

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated forward Derek MacKenzie off injured reserve after he missed five games with a strained back.

MacKenzie was hurt at Vancouver on Nov. 22.

The 32-year-old fourth-line centre has two goals and an assist in 22 games with Columbus this season. He has the second-best faceoff percentage on the team (54.3).

Originally selected by Atlanta in the fifth round, 128th overall, at the 1999 draft, MacKenzie has 24 goals and 32 assists and a plus-14 rating in 258 career games with the Thrashers and Blue Jackets.

More Stories

Columbus Blue Jackets sign 2014 1st-round pick Sonny Milano to 3-year, entry-level contract

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed forward Sonny Milano, the club's first...

Kalamazoo Wings reach agreement with Columbus Blue Jackets to serve as their ECHL affiliate

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have reached an agreement with the Kalamazoo Wings,...

Columbus Blue Jackets sign forwards Jerry D'Amigo, Dana Tyrell to 1-year, 2-way contracts

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed forwards Jerry D'Amigo and Dana Tyrell to one-year,...

Columbus Blue Jackets sign centre Brandon Dubinsky to 6-year, $35-million contract extension

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Brandon Dubinsky, the player seen as the face of the rising Columbus Blue...
blog comments powered by Disqus

THN on Twitter

Is going with four alternate captains rather than giving one player the 'C' a good move by the Canadiens?




Contests

Our Partners