July 8, 2014 6:32 pm
Updated: July 8, 2014 6:41 pm

Saskatoon’s Sean Collins resigned by Columbus Blue Jackets

Sean Collins #43 of the Columbus Blue Jackets attempts to move the puck past Francis Bouillon #55 and Jarred Tinordi #24 of the Montreal Canadiens during the NHL game at the Bell Centre on October 17, 2013 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets hockey club announced Tuesday it has resigned Sean Collins to a one-year, two-way (NHL/AHL) contract.

Further contract details were not disclosed.

The Blue Jackets drafted the now 25-year-old Saskatoon product in the 2008 national hockey league draft.

Last season, he appeared in six games with Columbus. In the american hockey league (AHL), he also played 67 games and scored 16 goals with the Springfield Falcons.

The centre previously spent four seasons at Cornell University and captured an ECAC championship in 2010.

Collins grew up playing minor hockey in Saskatoon and was a member of the SMAAAHL’s Beardy’s Blackhawks.

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