COLUMBUS, OHIO -- Columbus Blue Jackets forward Boone Jenner underwent surgery today on a broken hand and is expected to be sidelined approximately five weeks, Blue Jackets General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced.
Jenner suffered the injury when he was struck by a puck in practice on Sunday. The surgery was performed by Dr. Gary Millard at OhioHealth’s Grant Medical Center.
The Blue Jackets, who are 5-1-0 in the preseason, return to action tonight when they host the Carolina Hurricanes. Game time at Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. ET.
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