Canucks Down Columbus 3-2 - Match Report
|Canucks Down Columbus 3-2 - Match Report|
Vancouver got 3 goals from Ryan Kesler en route to a 3-2 victory over Columbus on Wednesday at Rogers Arena.
The Canucks were a -192 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Ryan Kesler (3) scored for the Canucks in the victory. Kesler opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 19:37 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Alexander Edler.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 28-save effort for the Canucks.
Derick Brassard and Tom Sestito scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Roberto Luongo.
Mathieu Garon stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Vancouver scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Next game, Vancouver takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Columbus, they head on the road to face Edmonton.