COLUMBUS, OHIO – Columbus Blue Jackets prospect Boone Jenner has been selected by Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Hockey League, for Canada’s National Junior Team Selection Camp, scheduled for December 10-14 at the WinSport Canada Athletic & Ice Complex in Calgary. The camp roster includes 23 forwards, 14 defensemen and four goaltenders.
Jenner, 18, has registered 13 goals and 17 assists for 30 points, 37 penalty minutes and is +4 in 24 games with the Oshawa Generals of the Ontario Hockey League. He leads the team in assists, points, power play goals (5, tied for 12th in OHL) and shorthanded goals (2, tied for 11th in OHL) and is second in goals.
The Dorchester, Ontario native was the Blue Jackets’ second pick, 37th overall, at the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. He collected 25-41-66, 57 penalty minutes and was +10 plus/minus rating in 63 games with Oshawa in 2010-11. In 152 career OHL games, he tallied 57-88-145 and 185 penalty minutes and was also named to the 2009-2010 OHL All-Rookie Team.
Canada’s National Junior Team Selection Camp will help in identifying players for Canada’s National Junior Team for the 2012 IIHF World Junior Championship, which will be held from December 26, 2011 to January 5, 2012 in Calgary and Edmonton.
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The Blue Jackets return to action Tuesday when the club visits the Vancouver Canucks. Game time from Rogers Arena is set for 10 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio HD begins with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 9:30 p.m. The game will also be broadcast live on the Wheeling Island Hotel & Casino Blue Jackets Radio Network, including WWCD 102.5 FM in Columbus and online at BlueJackets.com.
Single game tickets for the Blue Jackets home games starting at $26 are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, 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, the official club web site, and ticketmaster.com
Full and partial season ticket plans for the Blue Jackets’ 2011-12 season are on sale now starting at less than $15 per game. Full and partial-season ticket holders receive a number of great benefits including significant savings versus single-game prices; the best available seat locations; exclusive access to events with players and coaches; and priority access to tickets for most other events at Nationwide Arena and the Jerome Schottenstein Center. For more information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.