Capitals re-acquire Jurcina from Blue Jackets Staff

3/3/2010 2:58:03 PM

After just 17 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets, the Washington Capitals have re-acquired defenceman Milan Jurcina for a sixth round draft pick.

Jurcina was originally sent to the Jackets on December 28th along with Chris Clark in exchange for Jason Chimera

In 44 games this season, the 26-year old Jurcina has one goal and six assists.  He recently competed for Slovakia at the Olympics where he was scoreless in seven games.

Jurcina is set to become an unrestricted free agent at season's end.