Columbus Blue Jackets Assign Forward Trevor Frischmon to the American Hockey League's Syracuse Crunch
COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have assigned forward Trevor Frischmon to the Syracuse Crunch, Columbus' American Hockey League affiliate, General Manager Scott Howson announced April 2
Frischmon, 28, was scoreless with four penalty minutes in three games with the Blue Jackets. He made his NHL debut at Chicago on March 28. He has registered 6-18-24 and 28 penalty minutes in 71 games with Syracuse this season. He has spent the past four seasons with Syracuse and has collected 16-56-72, 133 penalty minutes and a cumulative plus/minus rating of +8 in 243 career AHL games. He has also added 6-12-18, 16 penalty minutes and was +4 in 31 career ECHL games with Dayton and Charlotte, including 3-5-8 and 24 penalty minutes in 20 playoff games to help the Bombers reach the 2007 Kelly Cup Finals.
The Ham Lake, Minnesota native played four seasons at Colorado College from 2002-2006 and registered 30-36-66 and 121 penalty minutes in 160 career games. Prior to his collegiate career, Frischmon notched 31-47-78 and 91 penalty minutes in 117 games for Lincoln of the United States Hockey League. He was signed by Columbus as a free agent on July 3, 2009.
The Blue Jackets return to action Saturday when they host reigning NHL MVP Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. Game time from Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio HD begins with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game also will be broadcast live on the Wheeling Island Hotel Casino Blue Jackets Radio Network and flagship stations, WBNS-AM, Sports Radio 1460 The Fan and WWCD-FM, CD101, and online at BlueJackets.com.
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