Boll signs extension with Columbus
The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed right wing Jared Boll to a three-year, $5.1 million contract extension through the 2016-17 NHL season.
Boll, 27, registered two goals, four assists and 100 penalty minutes in 43 games with the Blue Jackets last season.
"Jared Boll has invested a great deal of himself in this organization and community and we are very happy that he will continue to be an important part of our hockey club," said Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen. "He brings toughness, determination and a great work ethic to our team and has become an important leader for us both on and off the ice."
Boll has spent his entire professional career with the Blue Jackets, registering 24 goals and 28 assists for 52 points with 963 penalty minutes in 388 games.
Columbus' fourth pick, 101st overall, in the 2005 NHL Draft, Boll made his NHL debut on Oct. 5, 2007 vs. Anaheim.