Discussion

R.J. Umberger to help at Ohio State

Updated: October 9, 2012, 3:06 PM ET
Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Locked out by the NHL, Columbus Blue Jackets forward R.J. Umberger is returning to his alma mater to help coach the Ohio State men's hockey team.

The three-year letterwinner with the Buckeyes, who has spent the last four of his seven NHL seasons with the Blue Jackets, will be a volunteer assistant to coach Mark Osiecki.

"With the NHL lockout in full force, I am looking forward to being more connected to the Ohio State hockey program once again," Umberger said. "I'm ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE NHL HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM