Penguins Down Columbus 4-3 - Match Report

Penguins Down Columbus 4-3 - Match Report

The Penguins earned a 4-3 victory over the Blue Jackets on Wednesday at Consol Energy Centre.

The Penguins were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Pittsburgh got goals from Jussi Jokinen, Matt Niskanen, Brandon Sutter, and Beau Bennett in the victory. Jokinen opened the scoring at 17:13 of the first period.

Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 31-save effort for the Penguins.

Columbus got goals from Derek MacKenzie, Jack Johnson, and Mark Letestu in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Columbus got a 28-stop effort from Sergei Bobrovsky in the loss.

Pittsburgh scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 34-32.