Columbus Ices St. Louis 5-2 - Recap
|Columbus Ices St. Louis 5-2 - Recap|
The Blue Jackets earned a 5-2 victory over the Blues on Saturday at Scottrade Center.
The Blue Jackets were a +143 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Columbus got goals from Rick Nash, Antoine Vermette, Fedor Tyutin, Andrew Murray, and Jared Boll in the victory. Vermette opened the scoring at 11:19 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 19-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Eric Brewer and Patrik Berglund scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
St. Louis got a 25-stop effort from Jaroslav Halak in the loss.
On the power play, Columbus went 1-for-5, while the Blues were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 30-21.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Blues will aim to get back on the winning track at Colorado.