Chicago vs Columbus Wrap - Chicago Wins 6-3
|Chicago vs Columbus Wrap - Chicago Wins 6-3|
Chicago got a pair of goals from Jonathan Toews as the Blackhawks skated to a 6-3 victory over Columbus on Thursday at Nationwide Arena.
Chicago won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got goals from Jonathan Toews (2), Andrew Brunette, Marian Hossa, Steve Montador, and Patrick Kane in the victory. Toews opened the scoring at 6:54 of the first period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 27-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Grant Clitsome (2) and Mark Letestu scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Columbus got a 30-stop effort from Steve Mason in the loss.
Chicago scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 36-30.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Blue Jackets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Winnipeg.