Blue Jackets vs Penguins Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Blue Jackets vs Penguins Final: 4-3 - Recap|
Columbus got a 39-save performance from Sergei Bobrovsky as the Blue Jackets handed Pittsburgh a 4-3 loss on Saturday at Consol Energy Centre.
Columbus was an underdog by +175 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Columbus got goals from Matt Calvert (2), Jack Johnson, and Ryan Johansen in the victory. Johansen opened the scoring at 5:07 of the first period.
Sergei Bobrovsky turned in a 39-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Brian Gibbons (2) and Matt Niskanen scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Sergei Bobrovsky.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 41 of 45 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Columbus went 2-for-6, while the Penguins were 1-for-8 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 45-42.