Columbus Skates Past Philadelphia 2-1 - Recap

Columbus Skates Past Philadelphia 2-1 - Recap

The Blue Jackets earned a 2-1 victory over the Flyers on Monday at Nationwide Arena.

Bettors who backed the Blue Jackets were rewarded as +109 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.

Columbus got goals from Derick Brassard and Kyle Wilson in the victory. Wilson opened the scoring at 12:19 of the first period.

Mathieu Garon stopped 28 of 29 Philadelphia shots in the victory.

Ville Leino scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Mathieu Garon.

Philadelphia got a 23-stop effort from Brian Boucher in the loss.

On the power play, Columbus went 1-for-4, while the Flyers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 29-25.

Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Oilers. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Buffalo.