Recap - Blue Jackets Defeat Vancouver 3-1
|Recap - Blue Jackets Defeat Vancouver 3-1|
Curtis McElhinney stopped 37 shots against Vancouver on Sunday, leading Columbus to a 3-1 victory at Nationwide Arena.
Columbus won as a +117 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Columbus got goals from Marian Gaborik, R.J. Umberger, and Ryan Johansen in the victory. Gaborik opened the scoring at 3:27 of the first period.
Curtis McElhinney turned in a 37-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Henrik Sedin scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Curtis McElhinney.
Eddie Lack stopped 26 of 28 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-5, while the Canucks were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 38-29.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.