Kukan will be a healthy scratch on Sunday.
Kukan was in the lineup for three of the last four games but will sit on Sunday with Ryan Murray returning from a one-game absence.
Kukan will be back in the Blue Jackets lineup on Tuesday.
Kukan has been a healthy scratch for the the last six games, but will play for the first time since October 23rd. Kukan has no points and is averaging 12:13 TOI/GM in five games this season. Kukan replaces Scott Harrington.
The Blue Jackets have activated Dean Kukan (upper-body) from IR.
Kukan (upper-body) is expected to miss four weeks.
Kukan (shoulder) has been placed on injured reserve by the Blue Jackets.
Kukan will be a healthy scratch on Saturday.
Kukan will draw into the Blue Jackets lineup on Thursday.
The Blue Jackets have reassigned Dean Kukan to Cleveland (AHL).
Kukan, 24, was selected to play in his first AHL All-Star Classic this season after collecting one goal and 12 assists (13 points) in 28 games with Cleveland. He did not appear in an NHL games during his call-up.
The Blue Jackets have recalled Dean Kukan from Lake Erie (AHL) on an emergency basis.
Kukan, 22, has 10 points (3G / 7A) in 29 games with Lake Erie this season. He appeared in two games with the Blue Jackets earlier this season, failing to pick up a point.
Source: Rob Mixer 03/30/16, 6:29 am EST