COLUMBUS, OHIO –
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski
has been suspended for the remainder of the preseason and eight regular season games for his actions in the Blue Jackets’ game at Minnesota on September 23, the club and National Hockey League announced tonight.
“The decision has been rendered and we will comply with the ruling made by the League,” Howson said.
Wisniewski is eligible to return to the Blue Jackets lineup against Detroit on October 25.