Center Svitov rejoins Blue Jackets from injured list
Svitov was sidelined with a shoulder injury after a preseason game Sept. 24 against the Carolina Hurricanes.
The third overall pick in the 2001 draft by Tampa Bay, Svitov joined the Blue Jackets during the 2003-04 season. He has six goals and 13 assists in 103 career NHL games with Columbus and Tampa Bay, including two goals and nine assists with the Blue Jackets in 2003-04.
Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press
MORE NHL HEADLINES
- 3 more Penguins to be tested for mumps
- No league discipline for Bruins' Bartkowski
- Canucks' Hansen expected to be OK after hit
- Howe's family: Stem cell effect 'miraculous'