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Columbus Assigns Conklin to Syracuse

by Staff Writer / Columbus Blue Jackets


The Columbus Blue Jackets assigned goaltender Ty Conklin to the Syracuse Crunch, the club’s American Hockey League affiliate, club President and General Manager Doug MacLean announced today.

Conklin, 30, stopped 10-of-11 shots in 54:32 of action in two games with the Blue Jackets. He relieved Fredrik Norrena Dec. 16 vs. Chicago and Dec. 20 at Detroit. He has a 2-10-1 record with a 3.33 goals-against average and .905 save percentage in 14 games with Syracuse this season. The Anchorage, Alaska, native signed as a free agent with the Blue Jackets on July 6, 2006, after spending five seasons in the Edmonton Oilers organization with whom he posted a 27-19-5 record, 2.49 GAA and .905 SV% in 60 NHL games.

The Blue Jackets return to action Tuesday when they host the Boston Bruins. Game time at Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. ET with live national coverage on Versus. The game will also be broadcast live on the Blue Jackets Radio Network and flagship stations WBNS-AM Sports Radio 1460 the Fan and WWCD-FM, CD101.

Individual game tickets for 2006-07 regular season home games are on sale now at Nationwide Arena, The Chiller Ice Rinks, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers and on-line at and For information on season tickets, mini-plans and group tickets, call (614) 246-PUCK or (800) NHL-COLS.

 -- CBJ --



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