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CBJ trim roster by six players

Training camp roster now stands at 28 players.

by Staff @BlueJacketsNHL /

Columbus Blue Jackets General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced six roster moves today that place the current training camp roster at 28 players, including 16 forwards, nine defensemen and three goaltenders.

The Blue Jackets placed defenseman Adam Clendening, center Zac Dalpe, left wing Markus Hannikainen and center Ryan MacInnis on waivers for the purpose of assignment to the Cleveland Monsters, the club's American Hockey League affiliate. In addition, Columbus has assigned defenseman Doyle Somerby and goaltender Veini Vehvilainen to Cleveland.

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Columbus, 2-2-0 in preseason play, returns to action on Wednesday when it visits the Buffalo Sabres. Game time from KeyBank Center is 7 p.m. ET. The game will be broadcast live on Sports Radio 97.1 The Fan.

The Blue Jackets open their 19th regular season vs. the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, October 4. Game time from Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. ET.

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