Los Angeles vs Columbus Recap - Blue Jackets Win 5-3
|Los Angeles vs Columbus Recap - Blue Jackets Win 5-3|
R.J. Umberger scored twice to lead the Blue Jackets over Los Angeles 5-3 on Tuesday at Nationwide Arena.
Columbus won as a -104 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
R.J. Umberger (2), Nathan Horton, Artem Anisimov, and Ryan Johansen each scored for the Blue Jackets in the victory. Umberger opened the scoring for Columbus, finding the back of the net at 12:47 of the first period. The goal was assisted by James Wisniewski and Jack Johnson.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 26 of 29 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Robyn Regehr, Jeff Carter, and Dwight King scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Sergei Bobrovsky.
Martin Jones stopped 29 of 34 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Columbus went 1-for-3, while the Kings were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 34-29.
Columbus heads into a battle against the Flyers. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Anaheim.