COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Columbus Blue Jackets activated forward Derek Dorsett off injured reserve Wednesday and put defenceman Ole-Kristian Tollefsen on it.
Dorsett had missed nine games with a broken right ring finger. Tollefsen will have arthroscopic knee surgery Friday and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Dorsett, 21, has one goal and one assist and 63 penalty minutes in 12 games with the Blue Jackets this season. He also has one goal and five assists in seven games with the AHL’s Syracuse Crunch.
Tollefsen, 24,, a native of Norway, has one assist and 31 penalty minutes in 12 games with the Blue Jackets this season. He has appeared in 138 career NHL games with the club, recording four goals and six assists and 267 penalty minutes since the 2005-’06 season.