Columbus Falls 3-2 to Blackhawks - Recap

Columbus Falls 3-2 to Blackhawks - Recap

The Blackhawks earned a 3-2 victory over the Blue Jackets on Saturday at Nationwide Arena.

The Blackhawks were a -165 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Chicago got goals from Dave Bolland, Bryan Bickell, and Jonathan Toews in the victory. Bolland opened the scoring at 17:54 of the first period.

Corey Crawford stopped 24 of 26 Columbus shots in the victory.

Mark Letestu and Artem Anisimov scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.

Columbus got a 21-stop effort from Steve Mason in the loss.

Chicago scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.

Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 26-24.

Chicago heads into a battle against the Red Wings. Columbus, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dallas.