Blue Jackets Loan and Recall Cole Sillinger from Cleveland So He's Eligible for AHL Playoffs

By Coby Maeir on March 3, 2023 at 3:20 pm
Cole Sillinger takes a shot in the Jets vs. Blue Jackets game.
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The Blue Jackets announced today that they assigned Cole Sillinger to the AHL's Cleveland Monsters before recalling him back to the NHL so they can be eligible for the AHL's Calder Cup Playoffs. The deadline to make him eligible was 3 p.m. ET on Friday. 

Sillinger, the 12th overall pick in the 2021 NHL Draft, has 2-6--8 in 55 games this season and 18-21--39 in 134 NHL games.