Skip to main content

Columbus Blue Jackets sign centre Sami Pahlsson to three-year deal

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Seeking depth at centre, the Columbus Blue Jackets have signed free agent Samuel Pahlsson to a three-year contract.

Blue Jackets general manager Scott Howson announced the move on Wednesday, the first day NHL teams could sign free agents from other clubs.

The 31-year-old Swede played for Anaheim and Chicago last season, totalling seven goals and 11 assists in 65 games.

Pahlsson has 54 goals and 92 assists in 557 career games. He made his NHL debut with Boston in 2000-2001.


Joe Thornton

Is This the End of Joe Thornton's NHL Career?

With the elimination of the Florida Panthers, it seems highly likely we’ve seen Joe Thornton for the final time in the NHL.


Stanley Cup Storylines: Oilers Top Line is Unstoppable, Hurricanes Need Road Luck

The Battle of Alberta returns and expect much of what we've seen already, while the Metro fight sees the New York Rangers looking to knot things back up at home. Get ready for Tuesday's action.


Florida Panthers Swept in Round 2 By Lightning

The Presidents' Trophy winners are the first ones out of the second round as the Florida Panthers were eliminated in four games by the Tampa Bay Lightning.