The Ducks recalled Jacques and he will likely make his regular-season debut for the team. Jacques was up with the club early this season, but had to serve a five-game suspension for leaving the bench to fight against Vancouver in the preseason.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp