COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated left wing Ethan Moreau off injured reserve, Blue Jackets Executive Vice President and General Manager Scott Howson announced today. Moreau missed the past 16 games after suffering an injury at Phoenix on January 4. He is a player available for selection tonight when the Blue Jackets take on the Los Angeles Kings at Nationwide Arena.
Moreau, 35, has registered one goal and four assists for five points and 16 penalty minutes in 23 games with the Blue Jackets this season. The Huntsville, Ontario native was claimed off waivers by Columbus from Edmonton on June 30, 2010. In 886 career NHL games, he has collected 146-136-282 and 1,082 penalty minutes with Chicago, Edmonton and Columbus.
The Blue Jackets and Kings are set to face-off at 7 p.m. ET tonight. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio begins with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game will also be broadcast live on the Wheeling Island Hotel & Casino Blue Jackets Radio Network, including 97.1 The Fan and online at BlueJackets.com.
Single-game tickets for Blue Jackets home games, starting at $22, are on sale at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, The FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line Team Store at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, ticket outlets at the Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can also purchase tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at BlueJackets.com and Ticketmaster.com. For information on season tickets, a variety of partial-season plans and group tickets, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.