Vancouver vs Columbus Recap - Blue Jackets Win 2-1

Vancouver vs Columbus Recap - Blue Jackets Win 2-1

Columbus skated to a 2-1 victory over Vancouver on Thursday in NHL action at Nationwide Arena.

The Blue Jackets were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

R.J. Umberger and Matt Calvert each scored for the Blue Jackets in the victory. Umberger opened the scoring for Columbus, finding the back of the net at 11:33 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Nick Foligno and Ryan Johansen.

Sergei Bobrovsky turned in a 34-save effort for the Blue Jackets.

Vancouver got a goal from Henrik Sedin in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Cory Schneider stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Columbus scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.

Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 35-27.

Columbus heads into a battle against the Red Wings. Vancouver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.