Columbus Skates Past Ottawa 4-3 - Recap
Steve Mason stopped 35 shots against Ottawa on Friday, leading Columbus to a 4-3 victory at Nationwide Arena.
Columbus won as a -128 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Columbus got goals from Samuel Pahlsson, Rick Nash, R.J. Umberger, and Jakub Voracek in the victory. Umberger opened the scoring at 10:45 of the first period.
Steve Mason stopped 35 of 38 Ottawa shots in the victory.
Ottawa got goals from Daniel Alfredsson, Mike Fisher, and Nick Foligno in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Brian Elliott stopped 19 of 23 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-4, while the Senators were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Ottawa outshot Columbus 38-23 in the game.
Columbus heads into a battle against the Predators. Ottawa, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.