|Assets:||Loves to stir the pot and get opponents off their game. Is always willing to drop the gloves for his teammates, and is a great team player overall. Doesn't hurt his team defensively.|
|Flaws:||Will never match his offensive totals from the OHL as a member of the National Hockey League. Doesn't have enough ability to receive regular ice time in the big league.|
|Career Potential:||Agitating enforcer.|
|3/19/2014||Missed 45 games (left ankle surgery).|
|11/26/2013||Left ankle surgery, injured reserve.|
|11/25/2013||Left ankle surgery, day-to-day.|
|10/10/2013||Missed 2 games (upper body injury).|
|10/04/2013||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|9/13/2013||Signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a three-year contract extension.|
|4/12/2013||Missed 5 games (upper body injury).|
|3/31/2013||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|11/15/2012||Signed with TuTo Hockey (Finland-2).|
|7/01/2012||Re-signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a two-year contract.|
|3/11/2012||Missed 14 games (broken foot).|
|2/21/2012||Broken foot, injured reserve.|
|2/10/2012||Broken foot, sidelined indefinitely.|
|2/01/2012||Fined $2,500 by the NHL.|
|11/10/2011||Missed 14 games (broken thumb).|
|10/01/2011||Broken thumb, injured reserve.|
|12/16/2010||Missed 3 games (back injury).|
|12/11/2010||Back injury, day-to-day.|
|10/25/2010||Missed 6 games (back injury).|
|10/16/2010||Back injury, injured reserve.|
|10/09/2010||Back injury, day-to-day.|
|7/13/2010||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a two-year contract.|
|7/05/2010||Filed for salary arbitration.|
|4/11/2010||Missed the last 9 regular season games (hand injury).|
|3/25/2010||Hand injury, sidelined indefinitely.|
|10/31/2008||Suspended by the NHL for one game.|
|10/27/2008||Missed 5 games (head injury).|
|10/15/2008||Head injury, day-to-day.|
|3/28/2008||Missed 3 games (hip injury).|
|3/22/2008||Hip injury, sidelined indefinitely.|
|2/19/2008||Missed 4 games (bronchitis).|
|4/07/2007||Signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|9/18/2006||Assigned to Plymouth (OHL).|
|9/18/2005||Returned to his junior team (Plymouth-OHL).|
|7/30/2005||Drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round (101st overall) in 2005.|
Jared Boll will dress Monday in Game 6 | 04/28/2014 4:28 PM
NewsJared Boll will draw back into the Blue Jackets' lineup on Monday.
ImpactHe will be making his first appearance since Game 1 in the place of injured forward R.J. Umberger. He will play with Derek MacKenzie and Mark Letestu on the fourth line.
Jared Boll will be scratched Saturday | 04/19/2014 3:03 PM
NewsJared Boll will be a healthy scratch Saturday night in Game 2 against Pittsburgh.
ImpactIt was originally speculated that Corey Tropp would be the odd man out with R.J. Umberger ready to return, but it will be Boll instead.
Jared Boll approaches franchise record in PIM | 04/07/2014 9:32 AM
NewsJared Boll fought the Islanders' Matt Carkner midway through the third period of Columbus' 4-0 victory on Sunday.
ImpactBoll and Carkner were both handed misconducts in addition to five-minute majors. Boll now has 1,023 career penalty minutes, which is just two minutes shy of the Blue Jackets' franchise record.
Jared Boll will return to CBJ lineup Tuesday | 04/01/2014 9:33 AM
NewsJared Boll (ankle) will finally return to the Blue Jackets' lineup on Tuesday.
ImpactBoll was activated off of the injured reserve list on March 19, but has been listed as a healthy scratch since then. He has a goal and 38 penalty minutes in 21 games this season.
J. Boll might be a healthy scratch Thursday | 03/20/2014 8:45 AM
NewsAlthough Jared Boll (ankle) has been activated off of the injured reserve list, he will probably be a healthy scratch on Thursday.
ImpactBlue Jackets coach Todd Richards is happy with how his team has performed lately and he doesn't want to shake up his roster. Every point is critical for the Blue Jackets right now as they are holding onto the second Wild Card spot by the slimmest of margins.
Jared Boll has been activated by CBJ | 03/19/2014 3:59 PM
NewsJared Boll (ankle) has been activated from the injured reserve list.
ImpactBoll will return after spending roughly four months on the sidelines. He has a goal in 21 games this season.
There's no timetable for Jared Boll's return | 03/18/2014 10:08 AM
NewsIt's not clear when Jared Boll (ankle surgery) will be able to return.
Impact"We're really going to have to monitor him," Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards said. "He's missed a substantial amount of time and coming back and playing at this time of the season isn't easy." Boll hasn't played since Nov. 22. He has a goal in 21 contests in 2013-14.
Jared Boll traveling with Blue Jackets | 03/15/2014 9:02 AM
NewsJared Boll (ankle surgery) still seems to be a ways away from returning to the Columbus lineup.
ImpactThe Columbus Dispatch's Shawn Mitchell said that while he is traveling with the team, Boll is "still days, if not weeks, away from returning." Boll hasn't played since Nov. 22 and has a goal in 21 games.
Jared Boll (ankle) to go on next road trip | 03/03/2014 7:25 AM
NewsJared Boll (ankle) has been practicing all week and could go on their next road trip starting Wednesday.
ImpactBoll underwent surgery to repair a torn ankle tendon in December and is ahead of schedule as he was expected to return in late March or early April. He had a goal and 38 penalty minutes in 21 games before he was injured. He is worth picking up in pools that use penalty minutes as a category.
Jared Boll practices with the Blue Jackets | 02/24/2014 5:56 AM
NewsJared Boll practiced on Sunday for the first time since undergoing surgery to repair a torn ankle tendon in December.
ImpactThis is good news for the feisty winger who is expected to return in late March or early April. Boll had a goal and 38 penalty minutes in 21 games before the injury.
Progress for Jared Boll; skating casually | 02/01/2014 11:37 AM
NewsThings took a considerable tick upward for Columbus forward Jared Bell Friday, when he skated for the first time since surgery to repair a torn ankle tendon in mid-December.
ImpactHe has spent part of his rehab on crutches, part of it in a boot and now he's walking comfortably without the aid of either. It's a small step, he acknowledged, as he skated in a Blue Jackets track suit, stick-and-puck style, before calling it a day. For the first time in two months - easily the longest he's ever had to withhold from hockey activities, he said - Boll was back in his element, if only for a short period of time. Boll said if all continues to go well, he's hopeful for a return sometime in late March or early April.
Jared Boll (ankle) is out up to four months | 12/17/2013 3:09 PM
NewsJared Boll is expected to miss the next three-to-four months with a torn ankle tendon.
Impact"Our initial hope was that Jared would be able to return to the lineup with rest and rehabilitation, but it became apparent over the past few days that surgery was the best course of action," said Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen. "We're disappointed for Jared as he has worked very hard and is an important part of our team, but we expect him to make a full recovery and hopefully return to the lineup later this season." He has a goal and 38 penalty minutes in 21 games in 2013-14. Columbus still has a decent shot of making the playoffs and if they do, then Boll might be healthy in time to be a factor in them, even if he might not return before the end of the regular season.
Jackets' Jared Boll not progressing on injury | 12/14/2013 10:38 AM
NewsThe Blue Jackets didn't practice Friday, but the players who have been healthy scratches or are rehabilitating injuries took to the ice for an hour-long skate and curious by his absence was right wing Jared Boll.
ImpactBoll has been out since Nov. 22 because of an injured left foot. Boll tried skating last week, but it didn't go well. "I don't really know what's going on with it," he said. "Maybe we'll know more in the next couple days." Boll said surgery hasn't been considered yet.
Jared Boll is on the injured reserve list | 11/26/2013 5:31 PM
NewsJared Boll (foot) has been placed on the injured reserve list.
Rob Mixer on Twitter
ImpactThe move is presumably retroactive Nov. 22. Boll has a goal and 38 penalty minutes in 21 games this season.
Jared Boll sits out practice on Sunday | 11/25/2013 6:43 AM
NewsJared Boll missed practice on Sunday with an bruised left foot.
ImpactBoll suffered the injury blocking a shot and was in a protective boot on Sunday but will attempt to play against Toronto on Monday if he can get his foot in his skate. Boll has 38 penalty minutes and one goal in 22 games.
Jared Boll gets first point of 2013-14 | 11/13/2013 9:18 AM
NewsJared Boll scored a goal in Columbus' 4-3 overtime loss to Washington.
ImpactIt was Boll's first point in 15 games this season. He's likely to get over 100 penalty minutes in 2013-14, but it wouldn't be surprising if he ends up with just five-to-10 points.
| 10/28/2013 1:33 AM
NewsJared Boll returned to action on Sunday October 27.
Jared Boll plays but virus limits ice time | 10/26/2013 9:18 AM
NewsBlue Jackets forward Jared Boll missed the morning skate Friday but suited up Friday night during his team's 5-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs.
ImpactColumbus coach Todd Richards said Boll has a "stomach virus." He played limited minutes (nine shifts, 5:03 of ice time).
Boll will be a game-time decision Friday | 10/25/2013 5:27 PM
NewsJared Boll (illness) is a game-time decision Friday.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactBoll missed Columbus' morning skate, but he will participate in the team's pregame warmups. Look for Ryan Craig to be inserted into the lineup if Boll can't play.
Jared Boll is ill, still probable Friday | 10/25/2013 3:29 PM
NewsJared Boll missed Friday's morning skate due to an illness.
ImpactBoll is still probable for Friday's game, but we'll err on the side of caution and list him as day-to-day. Ryan Craig will probably fill in for Boll if it turns out that he's too sick to play.
Boll fights in return from upper-body injury | 10/11/2013 10:22 AM
NewsJared Boll made his season debut on Thursday.
ImpactBoll missed the start of the 2013-14 campaign due to an upper-body injury. He logged 10:36 minutes and dropped the gloves in his return. He had six points and 100 penalty minutes in 43 games last season.
J. Boll will make his season debut Thursday | 10/10/2013 8:22 AM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) will be in the Blue Jackets' lineup on Thursday.
ImpactBoll missed the start of the season due to the upper-body injury. "I'm excited to get out there," Boll said. "I feel good. I feel 100 percent, so I'm ready to go." He had six points and 100 penalty minutes in 43 games last season.
Jared Boll slated to return from UBI Thurs. | 10/08/2013 4:27 PM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) is expected to return to Columbus' lineup on Thursday night.
Impact"I think Jared is ready to go," coach Todd Richards said after Tuesday's practice. He participated fully in the session. Boll can be helpful in fantasy leagues that account for penalty minutes and hits, so keep him in mind if you need help in those categories.
Jared Boll gets an injury scare on Monday | 10/08/2013 8:56 AM
NewsThe Columbus Blue Jackets suffered a scare on Monday when Jared Boll was struck in the head by a puck during Monday's practice.
ImpactBoll, who was already sidelined with an upper-body injury, left the practice to treat a cut near his left eye. Fortunately, that seems to be the extent of the damage. He might make his season debut on Thursday.
Jared Boll sits out Saturday; targets Thurs. | 10/06/2013 7:59 AM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) was not in the Columbus lineup Saturday.
ImpactBoll traveled with the team to New York as they faced the Islanders Saturday but coach Todd Richards decided to keep him out of the lineup one more game after he participated in the morning skate. "He's getting close, though," Richards said. "Our target day is the Buffalo game" on Thursday. Boll has plenty of fantasy value in pools that use penalty minutes as a category and he does chip in with an occasional point.
Jared Boll may return to Blue Jackets today | 10/05/2013 10:26 AM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) will travel with the Blue Jackets to Long Island for today's Metropolitan Division opener against the New York Islanders.
ImpactNo guarantees Boll plays, but the fact that he's there means it's possible. Boll was conspicuous by his abence in the Jackets' 4-3 opening-night loss to the visiting Calgary Flames on Friday.
Jared Boll won't play Friday and Saturday | 10/03/2013 6:42 PM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) isn't expected to play on Friday and Saturday.
ImpactHe did attend practice on Thursday, but he's already been ruled out for Columbus' first two contests. Boll brings toughness and energy to the Blue Jackets' lineup.
Jared Boll probably won't play in opener | 10/02/2013 4:49 PM
NewsThere's a 90% chance that Jared Boll (upper body) will miss the Blue Jackets' opener, according to coach Todd Richards.
ImpactBoll was on the ice by himself on Wednesday. "It's just day by day," Boll said. "It's 'a wake up tomorrow and see how it feels' kind of thing."
Jared Boll hasn't returned to practice | 10/02/2013 9:19 AM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) missed Tuesday's practice.
ImpactBoll wasn't sure if he would be back on the ice Wednesday. He's still questionable for the Blue Jackets' season opener.
Jared Boll hopes to be ready for opener | 09/29/2013 6:59 AM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) is still not ruling himself out for the opener Friday.
ImpactThe tough winger is questionable at this time. Grab him in fantasy pools if you are looking for penalty minutes as he will also get you a few goals and assists.
Jared Boll still unlikely to play in opener | 09/26/2013 8:17 AM
NewsJared Boll (upper body) chances of playing in the Blue Jackets' opener still aren't good.
ImpactAt this point, Boll should be considered doubtful for Columbus' first game on Oct. 4. He signed a three-year/$5.1 million extension with the Blue Jackets over the summer.
Jared Boll (upper body) doubtful for opener | 09/24/2013 1:52 PM
NewsJared Boll is dealing with an upper body injury.
Shawn Mitchell on Twitter
ImpactBlue Jackets coach Todd Richards isn't optimistic about Boll's chances of being ready for the team's opener on Oct. 4. Boll had six points and 100 penalty minutes in 43 games last season.
Columbus signs Jared Boll to 3-year extension | 09/13/2013 3:51 PM
NewsJared Boll has inked a three-year/$5.1 million extension with the Columbus Blue Jackets.
ImpactBoll is entering the final season of his two-year/$2.1 million deal. He doesn't do much offensively, but he's still noteworthy in fantasy circles as a player that could get 175-225 penalty minutes if he can stay healthy and out of the press box.
Jared Boll is 100% going into training camp | 09/11/2013 9:34 AM
NewsJared Boll has completely recovered from his offseason abdominal surgery.
ImpactThat was to be expected, but now that the preseason is about to begin, it's been confirmed. Boll had six points and 100 penalty minutes in 43 NHL games last season.
Jared Boll needs 4-6 weeks after surgery | 05/09/2013 6:04 PM
NewsJared Boll had successful surgery to repair a sports hernia on Thursday.
ImpactHe'll need 4-6 weeks to recovery and is projected to be fine for training camp next fall. Boll played the final two weeks of the season with the injury.
Jared Boll to undergo surgery this week | 05/06/2013 7:43 AM
NewsJared Boll will undergo sports hernia surgery this week.
ImpactBoll suffered the injury about a month ago but played through it as the Blue Jackets were in playoff contention until the last night of the season. He is expected to be healthy enough for training camp in September.
Jared Boll may need surgery | 04/29/2013 8:05 AM
NewsJared Boll suffered a sports hernia injury a few weeks ago and could undergo surgery now that the Blue Jackets have been eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs.
ImpactNow we know what the lower body injury was. "It wasn't (fun playing through it)," Boll said. "But these games are so important. I wanted to play, and do everything I could." Boll picks up a lot of penalty minutes and chips in with the occasional point so he is worth selecting late in pools that reward penalty minutes.
Jared Boll might suit up Friday vs. Blues | 04/11/2013 1:50 PM
NewsJared Boll (lower body) took part in Thursday's practice.
Impact"We'll see where it goes from here," said Boll, who was a full participant in the session. "I've had some stuff bugging me for a while but it's been really hard to watch. These games are so important. I'm hoping I can get back in soon." He might be able to return as soon as Friday's tilt against St. Louis.
Jared Boll won't return soon | 04/07/2013 11:01 PM
NewsJared Boll (lower body) isn't close to returning to the Blue Jackets' lineup.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
Impact"(Jared) Boll is still going to be a little while," Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards said. "He won't be ready on Tuesday (vs. San Jose)." Boll has five points and 86 penalty minutes in 35 games this season.
Jared Boll skated Tuesday, may return Thurs. | 04/02/2013 4:40 PM
NewsJared Boll (lower body) skated on his own Tuesday and is expected to practice Wednesday.
Shawn Mitchell on Twitter
ImpactIf there aren't any setbacks Wednesday, Boll could return to the lineup Thursday night. Boll was injured during Friday's game. He has two goals, five points and 86 penalty minutes in 35 games this season.
Jared Boll probably won't play vs. Ducks | 03/31/2013 10:21 AM
NewsJared Boll is unlikely to be in the lineup for the Blue Jackets when they take on Anaheim Sunday.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactBoll's status remains day-to-day with an undisclosed ailment, but since the team decided to call up forward Nicholas Drazenovic from the AHL, it's likely he won't be able to dress in this contest. If you're seeking penalty minutes you'll have to find them from another source for the time being.
Boll leaves Friday's game with injury | 03/30/2013 8:48 AM
NewsJared Boll left Friday night's game with an undisclosed injury.
ImpactThere was no word on the nautre of the injury or its severity. For now, Consider Boll day-to-day.
Jared Boll gets two points Saturday night | 02/16/2013 11:57 PM
NewsJared Boll had a goal and an assist in a 5-3 victory Saturday night.
ImpactDerek MacKenzie and Matt Calvert each scored their second goal of the campaign. Jack Johnson, Vinny Prospal, Derick Brassard, and Adrian Aucoin each assisted on one of the Blue Jackets' three goals.
Jared Boll sets Columbus fight record | 02/12/2013 8:55 AM
NewsJared Boll set a Columbus franchise record as he picked up his 120th fighting major, surpassing Jody Shelley.
ImpactBoll leads the NHL in fights this season with seven as he has been a mainstay of the Blue Jackets bottom-six forwards for the last five seasons. He managed seven goals a couple of seasons ago so he does chip in occasionally but his true fantasy value is in penalty minutes where he is second in the NHL this season with 61, trailing only Brandon Prust.
Jared Boll: Time in Europe was 'beneficial' | 01/08/2013 5:15 PM
NewsJared Boll ended his time in Finland's second division late last month in anticipation of the end of the lockout.
Impact"I was hearing rumblings about things maybe starting so I wanted to come back," he said. He averaged about 25 minutes of ice time, while posting three points and 31 penalty minutes in five games with TuTo. "It definitely helped," Boll said. "I wanted to be playing and be in game shape as soon as possible. It was real beneficial and I think guys that are over there playing are going to be ready to go as soon as they get back."
|1/21/2015||CBJ||Wpg||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|1/19/2015||CBJ||Min||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|Goals||1||vs. Phi||Feb 13||1|
|Assists||1||4 times-last:at Ott||last:Feb 7||1|
|Points||1||5 times-last:vs. Phi||last:Feb 13||1|
|Penalty Minutes||10||vs. Ott||Oct 28||15|
|Plus/Minus||2||vs. Phi||Feb 13||1|
|Power Play Goals||0||60 times-last:at Pit||last:Mar 1||0|
|Power Play Points||0||60 times-last:at Pit||last:Mar 1||0|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||60 times-last:at Pit||last:Mar 1||0|
|Shorthanded Points||0||60 times-last:at Pit||last:Mar 1||0|
|Shots||3||vs. Ott||Oct 28||2|
|Games||75||2 times-last: 2008-09 (CBJ)|
|Penalty Minutes||226||2007-08 (CBJ)|
|Power Play Goals||1||2008-09 (CBJ)|
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