Blue Jackets Fall 3-2 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
Jose Theodore made 35 stops Saturday to lead the Wild over the Blue Jackets 3-2 at Nationwide Arena.
Minnesota won as a +160 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got goals from Brent Burns (2) and Cal Clutterbuck in the victory. Burns opened the scoring at 8:49 of the first period.
Jose Theodore stopped 35 of 37 Columbus shots in the victory.
Rick Nash and Kyle Wilson scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Jose Theodore.
Columbus got a 21-stop effort from Mathieu Garon in the loss.
Minnesota scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Minnesota 37-24 in the game.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Columbus, they head home to face St. Louis.