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Justin Falk | Defenseman | #44

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (27) / 10/11/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 215
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 4 (110) / MIN
Contract: view contract details

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Justin Falk and Jared Boll will serve as the healthy scratches in Thursday's game against the Vancouver Canucks.
Falk has no goals and four assists in 20 games this season. The 27-year-old managed to get into the Jackets' lineup in each of the previous four games. Boll has no points and a minus-4 rating in 20 games. Feb 4 - 10:14 PM

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Justin Falk is expected to be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Calgary Flames.

The 27-year-old has no goals and two assists in 16 games this season. Jared Boll will also serve as a healthy scratch tonight. Neither player will have any fantasy value going forward.
Jan 21 - 6:48 PM

Justin Falk will tag in for Jack Johnson against Philadelphia on Saturday.

Falk is a career minor-leaguer who has seen just five games thus far, though he has picked up 10 blocks and eight hits in that time he's not a fantasy asset.
Sat, Dec 19, 2015 07:05:00 PM

Justin Falk has been called up by Columbus on an emergency basis.

He has appeared in four games with the Blue Jackets this season, where he has six blocks and eight hits.
Wed, Dec 16, 2015 05:42:00 PM

Justin Falk was sent down to AHL Lake Erie on Saturday.

With Fedor Tyutin back in the lineup, Falk's services were not seen as needed up with the big club. The 27-year-old defender has played in just 127 NHL games since being drafted 110th overall in 2007 by Minnesota.
Sat, Dec 5, 2015 07:01:00 PM

Justin Falk will make his season's debut against the Penguins on Friday.

Since being drafted 110th overall in 2007, Falk has seen just 147 NHL games for the Wild, Rangers, and Blue Jackets. So he hasn't been able to steep his footing with the big boys. The 27-year-old defender has 134 PIMs, 185 blocks, and 208 hits over that time, making him a nice plug for anyone need some tough guy stats in the short term. He'll skate with Kevin Connauton as the team's third pairing.
Source: Craig Merz
Fri, Nov 27, 2015 06:49:00 PM

Columbus has brought up Justin Falk.

He played in 18 games last season between Minnesota and Columbus. Falk has four points and 24 penalty minutes in 15 games with Lake Erie of the AHL this year.
Tue, Nov 24, 2015 05:27:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed defenseman Justin Falk on waivers.

Falk inked a two-way deal in the off-season. He had a goal and an assist in 18 NHL games last season.
Sun, Oct 4, 2015 05:53:00 AM

Justin Falk has agreed to a one-year, two-way deal with the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Falk had a goal and an assist in 18 games with Minnesota and Columbus in 2014-15. The Blue Jackets acquired him and a fifth round pick in March in exchange for Jordan Leopold.
Fri, May 29, 2015 11:48:00 AM

Columbus is reportedly close to signing Justin Falk to a two-year contract.

He was acquired in March in a trade with Minnesota that sent Jordan Leopold to the Wild. Falk suited up in just five games with the Blue Jackets and he played in 18 contests in total in 2014-15.
Thu, May 28, 2015 06:12:00 PM

Justin Falk will remain in the Blue Jackets lineup Wednesday night against Toronto.

With Ryan Murray returning from injury, the Blue Jackets will elect to scratch Kevin Connauton and not Justin Falk. Falk was paired with Dalton Prout during Wednesday’s morning skate and should pair up with him versus Toronto. Falk has scored a goal and an assist in 17 games this year.
Wed, Apr 8, 2015 05:12:00 PM

Justin Falk will be scratched against the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night.

Falk has seen just 16 with Minnesota and now Columbus this season, producing just two points, eight hits, 12 PIMs, and 15 blocks.
Source: Evan Sporer
Fri, Mar 27, 2015 07:02:00 PM

Justin Falk will be scratched against the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night.

Falk has seen just 16 games with the Blue Jackets and the Wild this season, collecting two points, 12 PIMs, and 15 blocks.
Source: Craig Merz
Tue, Mar 24, 2015 06:55:00 PM

Justin Falk will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Detroit.

Defenseman Ryan Murray has been deemed healthy enough to return, but the Jackets have decided not to inset him into their lineup tonight.
Thu, Mar 12, 2015 07:42:00 PM

Justin Falk is a healthy scratch is Tuesday's game against Carolina.

Falk was acquired from Minnesota on March 2nd and has two points in three games since joining the Jackets. David Clarkson and Nick Foligno (illness) are also out on Tuesday.
Tue, Mar 10, 2015 07:13:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Brandon Dubinsky
2Alexander Wennberg
3William Karlsson
4Gregory Campbell
LW1Boone Jenner
2Scott Hartnell
3Matt Calvert
4Rene Bourque
5Kerby Rychel
RW1Brandon Saad
2Nick Foligno
3Cam Atkinson
4Jared Boll
5David Clarkson
D1Jack Johnson
2David Savard
3Ryan Murray
4Seth Jones
5Justin Falk
6Fedor Tyutin
7Cody Goloubef
8Dalton Prout
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Curtis McElhinney
3Anton Forsberg
4Joonas Korpisalo