It will be the second Blue Jackets buyout of this offseason, the other being Fedor Tyutin. The Jackets have confirmed that Boll has been placed on waivers for the purpose of being bought out. “Over the past 10 years, Jared Boll has been an impact player for the Columbus Blue Jackets on the ice and one of our best ambassadors in the community and for that we are extremely thankful,” said GM Jarmo Kekalainen.
PHT’s Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what’s happening and what we’ll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond. —Jaromir Jagr made a sandwich for the paparazzo parked in front of his home. (Yahoo) —Trevor Daley‘s mom passed away one week after seeing him win the Stanley Cup. (The Hockey News) –Five NHL stars that may or may not make the Hockey Hall of Fame. (Sportsnet) –Five reasons why Steven Stamkos will sign with the Maple Leafs. (BarDown) –It doesn’t sound like Gary Bettman is ready to eliminate fighting in the NHL. (Sports Illustrated) –The CHL import draft took place on Tuesday and here are the results. (CHL)