The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed forward Brian Gibbons on waivers.
Gibbons has not played since Dec. 18 due to a knee injury, he was initially supposed to be sidelined for 2-3 weeks.
The former Pittsburgh Penguin signed with Columbus last summer on a one year, $750,000 deal. He has only played in 21 games for the Blue Jackets this season.
Gibbons, 26, worked his way up in the Pittsburgh Penguins organization where he appeared in 41 contest with the team in 2013-14, scoring five goals and 12 assist.