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.
Nashville 3, Columbus 2 (OT)
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.