Florida vs Columbus Recap - Blue Jackets Win 3-2
|Florida vs Columbus Recap - Blue Jackets Win 3-2|
Columbus earned a 3-2 victory over Florida on Tuesday, but needed a shootout to do it at Nationwide Arena.
The Blue Jackets were a -158 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Maksim Mayorov potted the shootout winner for Columbus. Columbus got goals from Scottie Upshall and Antoine Vermette in the victory. Upshall opened the scoring at 7:06 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 29-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Florida got goals from David Booth and Evgeny Dadonov in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Florida got a 30-stop effort from Scott Clemmensen in the loss.
Columbus scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Florida went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Florida 32-31 in the game.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ottawa.