COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated goaltender Pascal Leclaire off injured reserve, Blue Jackets General Manager Scott Howson announced November 12. Leclaire is expected to be in the lineup for tonight's game against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Leclaire, 26, has gone 3-3-0 with a 3.41 goals-against average and .885 save percentage in seven games this season and owns a 44-52-11 record with a 2.75 goals-against average and .910 save percentage in 120 career NHL games. He has missed seven games since being placed on injured reserve on October 27.
The Blue Jackets and Coyotes face-off at 7 p.m. ET tonight at Nationwide Arena. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio will begin with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game will also broadcast live on the Blue Jackets Radio Network and flagship stations WBNS-AM, Sports Radio 1460 The Fan and WWCD-FM, CD101.
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