COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets placed defenseman Mike Commodore on injured reserve retroactive to October 9, club Executive Vice President and General Manager Scott Howson announced October 19.
Commodore, 30, suffered an upper body injury against San Jose on October 9 and is listed as day-to-day. In two games this season, he is scoreless with nine penalty minutes. The Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta native has registered 21 goals and 77 assists for 98 points and 610 penalty minutes in 436 career games with New Jersey, Calgary, Carolina, Ottawa and the Blue Jackets.
The Blue Jackets return to action Wednesday when they host the Anaheim Ducks. Game time from Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio HD 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.
Blue Jackets single game tickets are on sale now 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. Six-, 10- and 20-game packages for the 2010-11 season are also on sale. For information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.