Columbus Blue Jackets Assign Goalie Ty Conklin to Syracuse (AHL)
Conklin signed with the Blue Jackets on July 6 after spending the past five seasons in the Edmonton Oilers organization. He appeared in two preseason games with Columbus and was 0-1-0 with a 4.00 goals-against average and .882 save percentage. In 60 career NHL games, he has posted a 27-19-5 record with a 2.49 goals-against average and .905 save-percentage.
The Blue Jackets begin their sixth NHL season on Friday, October 6 against the Vancouver Canucks. Game time at Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. Fans are encouraged to arrive at the arena and be in their seats by 6:45 p.m. for the start of the pre-game festivities.
Individual game tickets for 2006-07 regular season home games are on sale now at Nationwide Arena, The Chiller Ice Rinks, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers and on-line at www.BlueJackets.com and www.Ticketmaster.com. For information on season tickets, mini-plans and group tickets, call (614) 246-PUCK or (800) NHL-COLS.