Derek MacKenzie potted the lone goal for the Panthers in their 5-1 loss to the Devils on Saturday night.
The Florida Panthers have signed Derek MacKenzie to a three-year/$3.9 million contract.
Derek MacKenzie said that contract talks with Columbus have been slow thus far.
Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen thinks highly of Derek MacKenzie, who is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent this summer.
Derek MacKenzie has undergone "minor" surgery on his right shoulder.
Derek MacKenzie is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1.
Derek MacKenzie netted a goal in a 4-3 loss to Pittsburgh in Game 1 of the first round.
Derek MacKenzie found the back of the net in the Blue Jackets' 3-2 victory over Montreal.
Derek MacKenzie scored a goal in Columbus' 3-2 loss on Monday.
Derek MacKenzie had a goal and an assist in Saturday's 5-2 loss to Buffalo.
Derek MacKenzie had two assists in his first game back after serving a three game suspension.
Derek MacKenzie is eligible to return Saturday in Winnipeg after serving his three-game suspension.
Derek MacKenzie was surprised that he was even suspended, never mind for three games.
The NHL has suspended Derek MacKenzie for three games.