Coyotes Fall 4-3 Against Columbus - Game Recap
The Blue Jackets earned a 4-3 victory over the Coyotes on Friday at Nationwide Arena.
Columbus was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Rick Nash, Derick Brassard, Ryan Russell, and Tomas Kubalik each scored for the Blue Jackets in the victory. Kubalik opened the scoring for Columbus, finding the back of the net at 5:32 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Aaron Johnson and Antoine Vermette.
Curtis Sanford turned in a 32-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Adrian Aucoin, Radim Vrbata, and Lauri Korpikoski scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Curtis Sanford.
Phoenix got a 28-stop effort from Jason LaBarbera in the loss.
On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-1, while the Coyotes were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 35-32.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sharks. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.