San Jose vs Columbus Wrap - Columbus Wins 6-3
|San Jose vs Columbus Wrap - Columbus Wins 6-3|
Jeff Carter sniped 3 goals in leading Columbus to a 6-3 win over San Jose on Tuesday at Nationwide Arena.
Columbus won as a +178 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Columbus got goals from Jeff Carter (3), Rick Nash, R.J. Umberger, and David Savard in the victory. Umberger opened the scoring at 4:55 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 38-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Logan Couture (2) and Joe Thornton scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Thomas Greiss stopped 21 of 24 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Columbus scored 3 times on 7 chances on the power play, while San Jose went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 41-35.
Next game, Columbus takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For San Jose, they head on the road to face Toronto.