Columbus vs Detroit Wrap - Columbus Wins 3-2
|Columbus vs Detroit Wrap - Columbus Wins 3-2|
The Blue Jackets earned a 3-2 victory over the Red Wings on Thursday at Joe Louis Arena.
The Blue Jackets were a +155 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Vinny Prospal, R.J. Umberger, and Derek Dorsett each scored for the Blue Jackets in the victory. Umberger opened the scoring for Columbus, finding the back of the net at 4:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Cam Atkinson and Jack Johnson.
Sergei Bobrovsky turned in a 28-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Valtteri Filppula and Damien Brunner scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Sergei Bobrovsky.
Jimmy Howard stopped 21 of 24 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Columbus scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 30-24.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Nashville.