|Assets:||Has a motor that never quits. Plays an in-your-face style, which is perfect for an energy line. The foot soldier can play either wing or center.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't own natural offensive ability, so he'll always be limited to fourth-line duty at the highest level. Must avoid taking bad penalties.|
|Career Potential:||Aggressive energy depth forward.|
|AHL||Yanick Dupre Memorial Award||2010-11|
|9/30/2014||Assigned to the Rockford IceHogs (AHL).|
|7/01/2014||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Chicago Blackhawks to a one-year contract.|
|1/25/2014||Assigned to the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|1/22/2014||Recalled from the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|7/04/2013||Re-signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a one-year contract.|
|1/13/2013||Placed on waivers by the Columbus Blue Jackets.|
|9/15/2012||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|4/09/2012||Re-signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a one-year two-way contract.|
|12/09/2011||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|11/16/2011||Placed on waivers by the Columbus Blue Jackets.|
|10/17/2011||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|9/27/2011||Placed on waivers by the Columbus Blue Jackets and assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|7/12/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a one-year contract.|
|6/27/2011||Ottawa Senators did not tender a qualifying offer.|
|4/10/2011||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|4/09/2011||Recalled from Binghamton (AHL).|
|10/02/2010||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|7/22/2010||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Ottawa Senators to a two-way contract.|
|9/19/2009||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|4/12/2009||Missed the last 49 games of the regular season (left shoulder surgery).|
|12/28/2008||Left shoulder surgery, sidelined indefinitely.|
|12/18/2008||Recalled from Binghamton (AHL).|
|12/14/2008||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|12/01/2008||Recalled from Binghamton (AHL).|
|11/30/2008||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|11/19/2008||Recalled from Binghamton (AHL).|
|10/07/2008||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|3/29/2008||Missed 28 games (ankle injury).|
|1/29/2008||Ankle injury, day-to-day.|
|12/31/2007||Recalled from Binghamton (AHL).|
|12/28/2007||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|12/15/2007||Recalled from Binghamton (AHL).|
|9/25/2007||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|4/03/2007||Re-assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|9/26/2006||Returned to his junior team (Mississauga-OHL).|
|6/05/2006||Signed by the Ottawa Senators.|
|3/28/2006||Signed by the Binghamton Senators (AHL) to an amateur tryout contract.|
|9/21/2005||Returned to his junior team (Mississauga-OHL).|
|7/01/2014||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Chicago Blackhawks.|
|7/12/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Columbus Blue Jackets.|
|7/30/2005||Drafted by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round (95th overall) in 2005.|
Hawks sign Cody Bass to 1-year contract | 07/01/2014 3:35 PM
NewsChicago has signed Cody Bass to a one-year deal.
Chris Kuc on Twitter
ImpactBass played one game for Columbus last season, but played most of the season in the AHL with Springfield, where he had 18 points and 132 penalty minutes in 58 contests. He'll probably play in Rockford for most of the 2014-15 season as well.
Cody Bass sent to the minors Saturday | 01/26/2014 8:00 AM
NewsCody Bass was sent to the minors Saturday after the Blue Jackets 5-2 loss to Buffalo.
ImpactBass played 2:43 minutes and fought Zenon Konopka as he made his seasonal debut. Bass was recalled on January 23 from Springfield. He had nine points and 61 penalty minutes in 26 AHL games before his recall.
Blue Jackets summon Cody Bass | 01/23/2014 9:22 AM
NewsThe Columbus Blue Jackets have called up Cody Bass.
ImpactBass has nine points and 61 penalty minutes in 26 AHL games this season. He hasn't played for Columbus yet in 2013-14, but he probably will against the tough Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday.
Blue Jackets promote Cody Bass | 01/22/2014 5:11 PM
NewsCody Bass has been summoned by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
ImpactBass reported to AHL Springfield on Oct. 29 after clearing waivers. He has nine points and 61 penalty minutes in 26 AHL games this season.
Cody Bass has been sent to the minors | 10/29/2013 1:38 PM
NewsCody Bass has successfully cleared waivers.
ImpactBass has been sent down to AHL Springfield. He missed the start of the 2013-14 campaign with a broken thumb.
Cody Bass (thumb) is close to returning | 10/24/2013 8:49 AM
NewsCody Bass (thumb) participated in an optional practice on Wednesday.
ImpactBass hasn't been cleared for contact yet, but he might be able to return next week. It's also possible that the Blue Jackets will opt to send him to the minors when he's healthy.
Cody Bass out 4-6 weeks with broken thumb | 09/24/2013 1:00 PM
NewsCody Bass broke his thumb during Monday's game.
Shawn Mitchell on Twitter
ImpactBass will be unavailable for four-to-six weeks as a result. He was limited to 18 AHL games last season due to concussion and shoulder problems.
Injuries won't force Bass to change style | 09/13/2013 9:03 AM
NewsCody Bass doesn't plan on changing his style despite his recent injury problems.
ImpactBass dealt with a concussion and shoulder problems during the 2012-13 campaign and played in just 18 regular season and eight playoff AHL games as a result. "I've had some bad luck," said Bass. "But I only know how to play this game one way. I can't change that and I don't want to change that." He's got an outside shot of making the Blue Jackets as a bottom-six forward.
Cody Bass re-signs with the Jackets | 07/05/2013 2:44 PM
NewsCody Bass has signed a one-year/two-way contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets.
ImpactNo financial terms have been announced. Bass played 18 games for the Springfield Falcons of the AHL, picking up two goals and seven points to go with 54 penalty minutes. His only value, if he is in the NHL, is in penalty minutes but there is no guarantee how much he will play.
| 01/19/2013 9:00 PM
NewsCody Bass was claimed off waivers by CLM on Friday January 18.
Cody Bass is put on waivers | 01/13/2013 2:51 PM
NewsCody Bass has been placed on waivers by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Bob McKenzie on Twitter
ImpactBass has three assists and 19 penalty minutes in seven AHL contests this season. He should be regarded as an organization depth player.
|Penalty Minutes||32||2011-12 (CBJ)|
|Plus/Minus||0||3 times-last: 2013-14 (CBJ)|
|Shorthanded Goals||1||2007-08 (Ott)|
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