COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets
have added forward Derek MacKenzie
to the roster on emergency recall from the Syracuse Crunch
, Columbus’ American Hockey League affiliate, General Manager Scott Howson announced today. MacKenzie is expected to join the club in time for Tuesday’s game at Vancouver.
MacKenzie, 28, tallied 1-3-4 and was +4 in 16 games with the Blue Jackets earlier this season and in 62 career NHL games with the Blue Jackets and Atlanta Thrashers
has collected 3-5-8 and 30 penalty minutes. The Sudbury, Ontario native has notched 5-11-16 and 14 penalty minutes in 20 games with the Crunch this season. He was originally Atlanta’s sixth pick, 128th overall, in the 1999 Entry Draft.