COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated center Kris Beech off injured reserve, Blue Jackets General Manager Scott Howson announced November 27. Beech is expected to join the team in time for Thursday's game at Vancouver.
Beech, 26, is scoreless in one game with the Blue Jackets after being recalled on November 11. He has registered five goals and 10 assists for 15 points with 22 penalty minutes in 16 games this season with the Syracuse Crunch, the club's American Hockey League affiliate.
The Blue Jackets return to action Thursday when they visit the Canucks at General Motors Place. Game time is set for 10 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FSN Ohio will begin with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 9:30 p.m. 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.
Tickets to Blue Jackets home games are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, FSN Ohio Blue Line Team Store locations at The Chiller Easton, Chiller Dublin, Chiller North and The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, as well as all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can also purchase by phone at (614) 431-3600 or online at www.BlueJackets.com and www.ticketmaster.com. For information on season and group tickets, call (614) 246-PUCK or (800) NHL-COLS.