COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated center Derek MacKenzie off the injured list, and he's eligible to play at Toronto on Thursday night.
The 29-year-old MacKenzie missed eight games after injuring his lower body against the New York Rangers on Dec. 11.
He has two goals and three assists in 23 games with the Blue Jackets this season. He has five goals and eight assists in 87 career games with Atlanta and Columbus.
General manager Scott Howson announced the move Thursday.