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Blue Jackets star Werenski has shoulder surgery

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Columbus Blue Jackets defensemen Zach Werenski had surgery on a shoulder injury that has bothered him since early last season.

The team says full recovery is expected to take five to six months. General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen says Werenski will be ready "by the start of the season or shortly thereafter."

The 20-year-old Werenski had the procedure on Thursday in Columbus.

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Leaders
Points: A. Panarin82
Plus/Minus: A. Panarin23
Shots on Goal: S. Jones249
PIM: I. Cole76
Win: S. Bobrovsky37
Shutouts: S. Bobrovsky5
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 236 (17)
Shots: 2761 (5)
PP%: 17.2% (25)
Penalty Minutes: 565 (29)
Assists: 390 (17)
SH Goals: 4 (25)
Standings
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
xy-Washington 49 26 7 105
x-Pittsburgh 47 29 6 100
x-Philadelphia 42 26 14 98
x-Columbus 45 30 7 97
x-New Jersey 44 29 9 97
Carolina 36 35 11 83
NY Islanders 35 37 10 80
NY Rangers 34 39 9 77
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 226 (22)
Shots Against: 2567 (21)
PK%: 76.2% (27)
Penalty Minutes: 600 (29)
Shutouts: 5 (13)
Sv%: 0.912 (10)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/4 J. Davidsson Signed Three-year, entry-level contract
4/18 M. Kivlenieks Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 J. Scott Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 R. Collins Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 C. Gaunce Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 J. Schroeder Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 G. Carlsson Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/15 J. Zatkoff Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
3/29 M. Nutivaara Contract extended Four-year contract extension
3/26 A. Broadhurst Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
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