San Jose vs Columbus Wrap - Columbus Wins 6-2
|San Jose vs Columbus Wrap - Columbus Wins 6-2|
San Jose couldn't hang with the Blue Jackets on Monday as Columbus blasted the Sharks 6-2 at Nationwide Arena.
The Blue Jackets were a +167 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Vinny Prospal, James Wisniewski, Brandon Dubinsky, Mark Letestu, Cody Goloubef, and Nikita Nikitin each scored for the Blue Jackets in the victory. Dubinsky opened the scoring for Columbus, finding the back of the net at 0:43 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Matt Calvert and Fedor Tyutin.
Steve Mason turned in a 25-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
San Jose got a 30-stop effort from Thomas Greiss in the loss.
On the power play, Columbus went 2-for-4, while the Sharks were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
San Jose lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 36-27.
Next game, Columbus takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For San Jose, they head on the road to face Nashville.