COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed left wing Ethan Moreau on injured reserve, club Executive Vice President and General Manager Scott Howson announced October 21.
Moreau, 35, suffered a broken hand in last night’s game against Anaheim and is out indefinitely. He has registered one goal and one assist for two points, eight penalty minutes and is +1 in five games with the Blue Jackets this season. The Huntsville, Ontario native was claimed off waivers by Columbus from Edmonton on June 30, 2010. In 868 career NHL games, he has collected 146-133-279 and 1,074 penalty minutes with Chicago, Edmonton and Columbus.
The Blue Jackets return to action Friday when they host the Calgary Flames. 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.