BlueJackets Re-Assign 18 Players
Seventeen players have been assigned to the club's AHL affiliate in Springfield, Mass.: forwards Alex Aleardi, Sean Collins, Jake Hansen, Andrew Joudrey, Jeremy Langlois, Broc Little, Spencer Machacek, Jonathan Marchessault, Lukas Sedlak, Dalton Smith and Trent Vogelhuber; and defensemen Thomas Larkin, Joe Lavin, Austin Madaisky, Patrick McNeill, Blake Parlett and Frederic St. Denis.
Machacek, McNeill and St. Denis were placed on waivers for the purpose of being assigned to the Falcons.
In addition, the club assigned forward Kerby Rychel to the Windsor Spitfires of the Ontario Hockey League.
The Blue Jackets' roster currently stands at 33 players (18 forwards, 11 defensemen, four goaltenders).
Source: Associated Press