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Blue Jackets winger David Clarkson to miss 4-6 weeks due to injury
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 19:24:40 +0000
Columbus, OH, United States (4E Sports) - The Columbus Blue Jackets will play the next four to six weeks without right wing David Clarkson, who suffered a torn oblique muscle in against the Washington Capitals Tuesday.
The announcement was made by Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen .
The 30-year-old Clarkson collected 14 penalty minutes in three games with the Blue Jackets after being acquired by the club on February 26 from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for right wing Nathan Horton.
Clarkson has registered 112 goals and 84 assists for 196 points with 969 penalty minutes in 547 career NHL games, including 10-5-15 and 106 penalty minutes in 61 games this season.