Devils Fall 5-4 Against Columbus - Game Recap
|Devils Fall 5-4 Against Columbus - Game Recap|
Columbus got a pair of goals from Cam Atkinson as the Blue Jackets skated to a 5-4 victory over New Jersey on Tuesday at Nationwide Arena.
Columbus won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Columbus got goals from Cam Atkinson (2), Brandon Dubinsky, Nick Foligno, and Matt Calvert in the victory. Atkinson opened the scoring at 7:09 of the first period.
Curtis McElhinney stopped 30 of 34 New Jersey shots in the victory.
Damien Brunner (2), Michael Ryder, and Travis Zajac scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Curtis McElhinney.
Martin Brodeur stopped 18 of 23 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Columbus scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot Columbus 34-23 in the game.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rangers. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.