Recap - Blue Jackets Defeat Colorado 4-3
|Recap - Blue Jackets Defeat Colorado 4-3|
The Blue Jackets earned a 4-3 victory over the Avalanche on Monday at Pepsi Center.
Columbus won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Columbus got goals from R.J. Umberger, Blake Comeau, Nick Foligno, and Mark Letestu in the victory. Letestu opened the scoring at 12:35 of the second period.
Sergei Bobrovsky turned in a 29-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Colorado got goals from Cody McLeod (2) and Stefan Elliott in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 26 of 30 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-1, while the Avalanche were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 32-30.
Next game, Columbus takes its act on the road to face Anaheim looking for another win. For Colorado, they head home to face Edmonton.