Published March 31, 2011
| Associated Press
General manager Scott Howson announced the move on Thursday, with Kubalik expected to join the team in time for the game at Washington on Thursday night.
The 20-year-old Kubalik has 22 goals and 28 assists in 73 games for Springfield this season. The Blue Jackets' sixth pick and 135th overall in the 2008 draft, Kubalik, a native of Czech Republic, is playing his first professional season and leads the Falcons in goals, including six on the power play, and points.