Blue Jackets claim Dalpe off waivers from Wild
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets have claimed center Zac Dalpe off waivers from the Minnesota Wild.
The 27-year-old Dalpe had a goal and two assists in nine games for the Wild this season. The Blue Jackets claimed him Monday and assigned him to Cleveland of the American Hockey League.
Dalpe, a former Ohio State player, has 12 goals and 12 assists in 128 NHL games with the Wild, Buffalo Sabres, Vancouver Canucks and Carolina Hurricanes. He was a second-round draft pick by Carolina in 2008.
Also Monday, Columbus put winger Matt Calvert on injured reserve with an oblique strain.
The Blue Jackets play at Montreal on Tuesday night.