Blue Jackets sign defender Zach Werenski to six-year, $57.5M extensionColumbus Blue Jackets defenceman Zach Werenski. (Rick Scuteri/AP) | July 29, 2021, 10:22 PM0July 29, 2021, 10:22 PM0The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed star defenceman Zach Werenski to a six-year contract extension carrying an average annual value of $9.583 million. More to come... When submitting content, please abide by our submission guidelines, and avoid posting profanity, personal attacks or harassment. Should you violate our submissions guidelines, we reserve the right to remove your comments and block your account. Sportsnet reserves the right to close a story’s comment section at any time.