Detroit Falls 4-1 to Blue Jackets - Recap
|Detroit Falls 4-1 to Blue Jackets - Recap|
Columbus skated to a 4-1 victory over Detroit on Tuesday in NHL action at Nationwide Arena.
The Blue Jackets were a +155 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Columbus got goals from Derek MacKenzie, R.J. Umberger, John Moore, and Ryan Johansen in the victory. Umberger opened the scoring at 0:21 of the first period.
Steve Mason stopped 30 of 31 Detroit shots in the victory.
Darren Helm scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Ty Conklin stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Columbus went 1-for-7, while the Red Wings were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 32-31.
Next game, Columbus takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face San Jose.