Roughhouse hockey was key in a huge shootout victory for the Columbus Blue Jackets against the Philadelphia Flyers. The final score of the matchup was 3-2.
The Flyers got goals from Jakub Voracek and Scott Laughton. In the shootout, they got a goal from Wayne Simmonds. Other players with points include Matt Read, Nick Schultz, Sean Couturier, and Shayne Gostisbehere. Steve Mason stopped 35 of 37 shots in 65 minutes for a 0.946 save percentage.
The Jackets got goals from Brandon Saad and Ryan Murray in regulation. In the shootout, they got goals from Cam Atkinson and Brandon Dubinsky. They got points from Dubinsky, Kevin Connuaton, Nick Foligno, and Scott Hartnell. Jonas Korpisalo stopped 30 of 32 shots in 65 minutes for a 0.938 save percentage (93.8%) in his first career win as an NHL goaltender. Congrats Jonas.
CBJ Three Stars of the Night
1. Jonas Korpisalo- SOW, 1st career win; 2G on 32 SA (93.8%)
2. Ryan Murray- goal (3)
3. Brandon Saad- goal (12)
More to come…