Columbus vs Carolina Recap - Blue Jackets Win 3-2

Columbus vs Carolina Recap - Blue Jackets Win 3-2

Columbus got a pair of goals from Derek MacKenzie as the Blue Jackets skated to a 3-2 victory over Carolina on Saturday at RBC Center.

Columbus won as a +142 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Columbus got goals from Derek MacKenzie (2) and Samuel Pahlsson in the victory. Pahlsson opened the scoring at 4:44 of the first period.

Steve Mason stopped 29 of 31 Carolina shots in the victory.

Tuomo Ruutu and Jeff Skinner scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Steve Mason.

Carolina got a 25-stop effort from Cam Ward in the loss.

On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-5, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-9 with the man advantage.

Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 31-28.

Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bruins. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track at Buffalo.