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Seth Jones Out Four to Six Weeks with Knee Injury

The defenseman suffered the injury in the preseason game against Buffalo.

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Today, the Columbus Blue Jackets confirmed that Seth Jones will miss extended time as a result of a knee injury suffered last night.

Seth Jones is expected to miss four to six weeks with his sprained MCL, dealing a tough blow to the Blue Jackets blue line as the team loses its best defender on the eve of Opening Night.