Winnipeg Ices Columbus 3-2 - Recap
|Winnipeg Ices Columbus 3-2 - Recap|
Winnipeg skated to a 3-2 victory over Columbus on Monday in NHL action at Nationwide Arena.
Winnipeg was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Winnipeg got goals from Bryan Little, Evander Kane, and Mark Scheifele in the victory. Scheifele opened the scoring at 13:59 of the second period.
Al Montoya turned in a 22-save effort for the Jets.
Columbus got goals from Fedor Tyutin and R.J. Umberger in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Mike McKenna stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 1-for-4, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg outshot Columbus 32-24 in the game.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Columbus, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.