Columbus vs Dallas Recap - Blue Jackets Win 2-1
|Columbus vs Dallas Recap - Blue Jackets Win 2-1|
The Blue Jackets earned a 2-1 victory over the Stars on Sunday at American Airlines Center.
Bettors who backed the Blue Jackets were rewarded as +120 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Columbus got goals from Rick Nash and Matt Calvert in the victory. Calvert opened the scoring at 5:22 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 29-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Brad Richards scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 37 of 39 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Columbus scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Dallas went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Dallas 39-30 in the game.
Next game, Columbus takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Edmonton.