Columbus Falls 5-3 to Coyotes - Recap
|Columbus Falls 5-3 to Coyotes - Recap|
Martin Hanzal scored twice to lead the Coyotes over Columbus 5-3 on Saturday at Jobing.com Arena.
Phoenix won as a -200 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Martin Hanzal (2), Radim Vrbata, Kyle Chipchura, and David Moss each scored for the Coyotes in the victory. Moss opened the scoring for Phoenix, finding the back of the net at 5:30 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mikkel Boedker and Antoine Vermette.
Mike Smith stopped 17 of 20 Columbus shots in the victory.
Derek MacKenzie, Jared Boll, and Matt Calvert scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Columbus got a 30-stop effort from Steve Mason in the loss.
On the power play, Phoenix went 1-for-7, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 35-20.
Phoenix 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 at Anaheim.