COLUMBUS, OHIO – Columbus Blue Jackets forward Jared Boll has been suspended for one game by the National Hockey League and will miss the club's game on Saturday against the Chicago Blackhawks, club General Manager Scott Howson announced October 31.
Boll was assessed an instigator penalty in the final five minutes of Thursday night's 4-2 win at Colorado and in accordance with Rule 47.22 received an automatic one-game suspension.
The Blue Jackets return to action on Saturday when they host the Blackhawks in a Central Division match-up at Nationwide Arena. Game time is 7 p.m. ET. 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.
Tickets for 2008-09 regular season home games are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, The Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can purchase tickets by phone at (614) 431-3600 or online at www.BlueJackets.com and www.ticketmaster.com. For information on season tickets, mini-plans or group tickets, call (614) 246-PUCK or 800-NHL-COLS.