Blue Jackets call up 1 defenseman, send 1 down

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The Columbus Blue Jackets have recalled defenseman Tim Erixon from their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Mass., and have reassigned defenseman Frederic St. Denis (saint deh-NEE') to the AHL club.

Erixon has five goals and 28 assists in 36 games with Springfield this season. He has played two games with Columbus this season. In 51 career NHL appearances with the Blue Jackets and NY Rangers, Erixon has seven assists.

St. Denis has nine goals and 15 assists in 51 games with Springfield this season.