Columbus deals one of its original players
Grand-Pierre, 26, has zero points and 12 penalty minutes in 16 games with Columbus this season. He's also played four games for Syracuse of the AHL.
Grand-Pierre was acquired from Buffalo before the Blue Jackets' inaugural season in 2000-01. He has four goals, 11 assists and 271 penalty minutes in 229 NHL games.
Copyright 2003 by The Associated Press
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