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Detroit Falls 4-2 to Blue Jackets - Recap

The Red Wings came up short Wednesday against the Blue Jackets, falling 4-2.

Bettors who backed the Blue Jackets were rewarded as +215 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.

Columbus got goals from Vinny Prospal, R.J. Umberger, Derick Brassard, and Derek Dorsett in the victory. Prospal opened the scoring at 6:26 of the first period.

Allen York turned in a 29-save effort for the Blue Jackets.

Detroit got goals from Henrik Zetterberg and Niklas Kronwall in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Ty Conklin stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-3, while the Red Wings were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.

Columbus heads into a battle against the Panthers. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nashville.