Blue Jackets upset the Blackhawks, plus the latest on Henrik Lundqvist, Nick Bjugstad, Jaromir Jagr, Evgeni Malkin, Kevin Shattenkirk and more.

Blue Jackets upset the Blackhawks.

Cam Atkinson scores one of his three goals against the Blackhawks.

Blue Jackets’ winger Cam Atkinson scores one of his three goals against the Chicago Blackhawks.

THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH: Cam Atkinson tallied his second career hat trick leading the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 5-2 upset over the Chicago Blackhawks.

Notable Headlines.

NEW YORK POST: Be it Saturday or Sunday, Henrik Lundqvist will be returning to action this weekend.

SUN-SENTINEL.COM: Florida Panthers leading goal scorer Nick Bjugstad has undergone season-ending back surgery.

NBC SPORTS: The Florida Panthers and the agent for Jaromir Jagr will reportedly meet today to begin contract negotiations.

TRIBLIVE.COM: Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin (lower-body injury) is expected to return to action Saturday against Arizona.

STLTODAY.COM: Blues defensemen Kevin Shattenkirk (abdominal injury) and Carl Gunnarsson (upper-body injury) are expected back into the lineup today against Columbus.

THE WASHINGTON POST: Capitals forward Tom Wilson was fined $2000.00 by the league for embellishment.

MLIVE.COM: Detroit Red Wings center Riley Sheahan will miss Saturday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning with an upper-body injury. Pavel Datsyuk is also uncertain for the game.

ESPN.COM: Under the Hockey Hall of Fame’s new bylaws, former NHL star Chris Pronger is now eligible for induction.

NHL.COM: Former NHL player Mikael Samuelsson has retired after 13 NHL seasons with six teams. Samuelsson won a Stanley Cup in 2008 with the Detroit Red Wings, plus gold medals at the Olympics and the World Championships with Sweden in 2006.

NEW YORK POST: Arizona Coyotes analyst and former NHL player Nick Boynton was charged “with becoming belligerent at a Buffalo casino and biting the hand of an officer trying to subdue him.”