The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed centers Manny Malhotra and Michael Peca on injured reserve. The team added left wing Joakim Lindstrom and center Andrew Murray from the Syracuse Crunch to its roster. Malhotra, who has tallied five goals and six assists with 14 penalty minutes in 28 games, is sidelined with a knee injury. Peca has lingering effects from an injury to his head suffered on December 23 in a game against Nashville. He has recorded two goals and 12 assists with 28 penalty minutes in 24 contests this season. The 24-year-old Lindstrom has one goal in three games with Columbus this season. He has registered 15 goals and 23 assists with 50 penalty minutes in 29 games with the Crunch.
Columbus Place Malhotra And Peca On IR, Recall Two