COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated right wing Jared Boll off injured reserve and assigned right wing Maksim Mayorov to the Springfield Falcons, Columbus’ American Hockey League affiliate, club Executive Vice President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Scott Howson announced March 11.
Boll, 25, missed the last 14 games due to a foot injury suffered against Dallas on February 9. He has registered one goal and one assist for two points and 91 penalty minutes in 40 games with Columbus this season. A native of Charlotte, North Carolina, he has collected 21-24-45 and 828 penalty minutes in 331 career NHL games. He was the Blue Jackets’ fourth pick, 101st overall, in the 2005 Entry Draft.
Mayorov, 22, has collected 1-1-2 and two penalty minutes in 10 games with Columbus this season. In 22 career NHL games, he has notched 2-1-3 and two penalty minutes. He has recorded 8-10-18 and eight penalty minutes in 34 games with the Falcons this season. In his fourth season playing in North American, he has tallied 61-53-114 and 78 penalty minutes in 248 career AHL games. A native of Andizhan, Russia, he was the Blue Jackets’ fifth pick, 94th overall, in the 2007 Entry Draft.
The Blue Jackets return to action tonight when the club hosts the St. Louis Blues. Game time from Nationwide Arena is set for 6 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio HD begins with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 5:30 p.m. The game will also be broadcast live on the Wheeling Island Hotel & Casino Blue Jackets Radio Network, including CD102.5 FM in Columbus, and online at BlueJackets.com.
Single game tickets for the Blue Jackets home games starting at $26 are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, The OhioHealth Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can also purchase tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at BlueJackets.com, the official club web site, and ticketmaster.com.
The 2013 NHL All-Star Game is coming to Columbus Jan. 26-27, 2013. Fans can guarantee access to seats for both the game and Skills Challenge now by reserving a full or partial season ticket plan for the Blue Jackets’ 2012-13 season. Ticket plans start at less than $15 per game. In addition to guaranteed access to All-Star tickets, full and partial-season ticket holders receive a number of great benefits including significant savings versus single-game prices; the best available seat locations; exclusive access to events with players and coaches; and priority access to tickets for most other events at Nationwide Arena and the Jerome Schottenstein Center. For more information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.