The Columbus Blue Jackets and former player Tyler Wright, most recently a director of amateur scouting, are parting ways.
Mike Smith won for the first time in nine months, James Wright scored his first NHL goal and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the San Jose Sharks 5-2 on Thursday night.
Lightning 2, Coyotes 1
Blues rookie defenseman Erik Johnson is day-to-day with a hairline fracture of his right foot, the team said Wednesday.
Colorado (10-6-2) at Anaheim (7-8-4) 10:30 pm EST
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.
New York Yankees right-hander Jaret Wright was reinstated from the 60-day disabled list to start Monday night's game at Tampa Bay.
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.
Geoff Sanderson thinks this year's team is the best Columbus has had in its short NHL history.
Geoff Sanderson scored just 1:46 into the game as the Blue Jackets posted a resounding 5-1 victory over the Kings.
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.
Jamie Wright scored the game-winning goal with 1:51 left as the Calgary Flames beat the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday night for their first exhibition win.