Recap - Penguins Defeat Columbus 4-3
|Recap - Penguins Defeat Columbus 4-3|
The Penguins earned a 4-3 victory over the Blue Jackets on Monday at Nationwide Arena.
Pittsburgh was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Brooks Orpik, Lee Stempniak, Brandon Sutter, and Olli Maatta in the victory. Orpik opened the scoring at 19:58 of the second period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 17-save effort for the Penguins.
Jack Johnson, Cam Atkinson, and Boone Jenner scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 37 of 41 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Columbus 41-20 in the game.