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Preseason Lineup: Blue Jackets vs. Sabres

Tentative lineups for first preseason game of the 2019-20 season

by Blue Jackets Staff @BlueJacketsNHL / BlueJackets.com

Get the cannon ready. The preseason is here.

The Blue Jackets take on the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday at Nationwide Arena at 7 p.m. You can tune-in on BlueJackets.com/Live, the FOX Sports Go mobile app or listen on 97.1 The Fan.

It will be the first of seven preseason games, with the next coming Thursday at Pittsburgh. Three other games will be at Nationwide Arena -- a Saturday game at 2 p.m. vs. the Penguins, a Sept. 27 game vs. New Jersey and a Sept. 29 clash with St. Louis.

ROSTER: Click here for the Blue Jackets roster for the game

Below is the tentative lineup for the game against the Sabres:

FORWARDS
52 - Emil Bemstrom
28 - Oliver Bjorkstrand
29 - Zac Dalpe
17 - Brandon Dubinsky
22 - Sonny Milano
20 - Riley Nash 
88 - Kole Sherwood
83 - Egor Sokolov
11 - Kevin Stenlund
42 - Alexandre Texier
48 - Calvin Thurkauf
74 - Sam Vigneault

DEFENSE
6 - Adam Clendening
44 - Vladislav Gavrikov
3 - Seth Jones
46 - Dean Kukan
2 - Andrew Peeke
8 - Zach Werenski

GOALTENDERS
70 - Joonas Korpisalo
80 - Matiss Kivlenieks

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