Recap - Blue Jackets Defeat Florida 3-2
|Recap - Blue Jackets Defeat Florida 3-2|
The Blue Jackets earned a 3-2 victory over the Panthers on Wednesday at BankAtlantic Center.
Columbus won as a +136 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Columbus got goals from Antoine Vermette, Fedor Tyutin, and R.J. Umberger in the victory. Tyutin opened the scoring at 18:41 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 29-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Cory Stillman and David Booth scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Tomas Vokoun stopped 35 of 38 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Columbus scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Florida went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Florida 38-31 in the game.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.