Islanders Fall 4-3 Against Columbus - Game Recap
The Blue Jackets earned a 4-3 victory over the Islanders on Wednesday at Nassau Coliseum.
Columbus was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Columbus got goals from Chris Clark, Antoine Vermette, R.J. Umberger, and Jakub Voracek in the victory. Vermette opened the scoring at 13:48 of the first period.
Mathieu Garon turned in a 21-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
New York got goals from Trent Hunter, Michael Grabner, and John Tavares in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Rick DiPietro stopped 34 of 38 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Columbus scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot New York 38-24 in the game.
Columbus heads into a battle against the Red Wings. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.