Jackman out for season with broken jaw

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ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis Blues defenseman Barret Jackman
will be sidelined for the remainder of the regular season with a
broken jaw.

Blues general manager Larry Pleau announced Tuesday that Jackman
had his fractured jaw repaired by Dr. Ken Kram. Jackman, who
has four goals and six assists in 63 games this season, suffered
the injury Tuesday at Nashville.

The club also announced that they have recalled defenseman Jeff
Woywitka from Peoria of the American Hockey League.

Woywitka, 22, has played in 53 games this season with the
Rivermen, recording one goal and 14 assists along with 58
penalty minutes. Woywitka has appeared in 10 games with the
Blues this season.