Columbus Ices Carolina 4-3 - Recap
|Columbus Ices Carolina 4-3 - Recap|
Columbus skated to a 4-3 victory over Carolina on Monday in NHL action at PNC Arena.
The Blue Jackets were a +115 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Columbus got goals from Jack Skille, Artem Anisimov, Ryan Johansen, and Corey Tropp in the victory. Anisimov opened the scoring at 9:45 of the first period.
Mike McKenna turned in a 30-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Jeff Skinner (2) and Alexander Semin scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Mike McKenna.
Carolina got a 21-stop effort from Justin Peters in the loss.
On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-5, while the Hurricanes were 2-for-6 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 33-25.
Next game, Columbus takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face Pittsburgh.