Jets Fall 6-3 Against Columbus - Game Recap
|Jets Fall 6-3 Against Columbus - Game Recap|
Mark Letestu scored twice to lead the Blue Jackets over Winnipeg 6-3 on Saturday at MTS Centre.
Columbus won as a +115 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mark Letestu (2), Boone Jenner (2), Nick Foligno, and Cam Atkinson each scored for the Blue Jackets in the victory. Letestu opened the scoring for Columbus, finding the back of the net at 0:36 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Derek MacKenzie and Fedor Tyutin.
Curtis McElhinney turned in a 28-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Winnipeg got goals from Bryan Little, Tobias Enstrom, and Eric O'Dell in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 20 of 26 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Columbus went 0-for-4, while the Jets were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 31-26.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.