Columbus moving up to the third overall pick in the draft will likely lead to them selecting either Patrick Laine or Jesse Puljujarvi.
The Columbus Blue Jackets will draft third overall in the NHL Entry Draft.
Joonas Korpisalo led the Lake Erie Monsters to a three-game sweep of Rockford in the first round of the AHL playoffs.
Josh Anderson scored once to lead Lake Erie to a 5-3 win over Rockford and a sweep of their best-of-five series.
Joonas Korpisalo stopped 24 of 25 shots in a 5-1 win for Lake Erie Friday.
Joonas Korpisalo is continuing his campaign by serving the AHL's Lake Erie Monsters in the playoffs.
The talks between Columbus and Seth Jones for a contract extension are expected to heat up in the near future.
Gabriel Carlsson has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Columbus.
Justin Scott has reportedly signed an entry-level contract with Columbus.
Paul Bittner will report to AHL Lake Erie.
Columbus Blue Jackets associate coach Craig Hartsburg has announced his retirement from coaching.
David Clarkson is dealing with back issues.
Although coach John Tortorella wasn't there for the start of the Blue Jackets' campaign, he put some of the blame on himself for Columbus' failed season.
David Savard underwent foot surgery on Monday morning.
Alexander Wennberg will play for Sweden at the World Championships.