The Columbus Blue Jackets and former player Tyler Wright, most recently a director of amateur scouting, are parting ways.
The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired six-time All-Star center Sergei Fedorov and a fifth-round pick in 2006 on Tuesday from the Anaheim Mighty Ducks for forward Tyler Wright and rookie defenseman Francois Beauchemin.
The Columbus Blue Jackets gained the services of defenseman Rostislav Klesla but lost those of right wing Tyler Wright.
Wednesday NHL roundup
Columbus 3, New York 2
Tyler Wright scored his third goal of the game off a give-and-go from Ray Whitney with 43.8 seconds left in overtime as the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Thursday night.
Florida Panthers defenseman Lance Ward was suspended for one game without pay by the NHL for elbowing Columbus Blue Jackets forward Tyler Wright on Saturday night.