Hejda has sprained knee

Updated: October 14, 2009, 6:03 PM ET
Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jan Hejda will miss 4 to 6 weeks with a sprained left knee.

The club disclosed the injury on Wednesday.

The veteran was injured late in Tuesday night's 2-1 victory over Calgary when he collided with Flames forward Curtis Glencross. The win gave the Blue Jackets (4-1-0) their fastest start in franchise history.

Hejda's plus-8 rating in five games ties him for the best in the NHL with Dallas' Nicklas Grossman.

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