FINAL
NJD
0
PHI
4
FINAL OT
MIN
2
PIT
3
FINAL
CHI
2
DET
3
FINAL OT
COL
2
MTL
3
FINAL
TBL
0
NSH
1
FINAL
CBJ
5
STL
4
FINAL
VAN
3
CGY
1
FINAL SO
ANA
3
LAK
4
CBJ
STL

22 SOG
34 SOG

Blue Jackets use special teams to top Blues

NHL.com | Friday, 09.26.2014 / 12:42 AM

The Columbus Blue Jackets scored three power-play goals and once shorthanded before holding on to defeat the St. Louis Blues 5-4 in a preseason game at Scottrade Center.

First-period goals by Mark Letestu, Jared Boll, Ryan Craig and Fedor Tyutin, the last three on the power play, gave Columbus a 4-0 lead. A second-period shorthanded goal by Dana Tyrell made it 5-1.

Vladimir Tarasenko scored twice in the third period for St. Louis. Joakim Lindstrom and David Backes each had a goal, and Brian Elliott made 17 saves.

Curtis McElhinney (23 saves) and Anton Forsberg (seven saves) each allowed two goals for Columbus.

1st2nd3rdT
CBJ
STL
Scoring Summary
1st Period
03:50CBJ Mark Letestu (1) Snap shot - ASST: Nick Foligno (1), Cody Goloubef (1) 1 - 0 CBJ
07:51CBJ PPG - Jared Boll (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Marko Dano (1), Simon Hjalmarsson (1) 2 - 0 CBJ
09:38CBJ PPG - Ryan Craig (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Frédéric St-Denis (1), Marko Dano (2) 3 - 0 CBJ
13:13CBJ PPG - Fedor Tyutin (1) Slapshot - ASST: Simon Hjalmarsson (2), Mark Letestu (1) 4 - 0 CBJ
18:19STL Joakim Lindstrom (1) Slapshot - ASST: Paul Stastny (1), Magnus Paajarvi (1) 4 - 1 CBJ
2nd Period
06:31CBJ SHG - Dana Tyrell (1) Wrist shot - ASST: NONE 5 - 1 CBJ
17:31STL David Backes (1) Deflected shot - ASST: Jay Bouwmeester (1), Alex Pietrangelo (1) 5 - 2 CBJ
3rd Period
01:30STL Vladimir Tarasenko (1) Tip-in - ASST: Peter Mueller (1), Ian Cole (1) 5 - 3 CBJ
12:52STL Vladimir Tarasenko (2) Snap shot - ASST: Jori Lehtera (1), Ian Cole (2) 5 - 4 CBJ
Three Stars of the Game
Vladimir Tarasenko
1st
G: 2Shots: 4
A: 0Hits: 0
PTS: 2PIM: 0
+/-: 2TOI: 20:12
Joakim Lindstrom
2nd
G: 1Shots: 2
A: 0Hits: 1
PTS: 1PIM: 0
+/-: 1TOI: 17:07
Mark Letestu
3rd
G: 1Shots: 3
A: 1Hits: 0
PTS: 2PIM: 0
+/-: 0TOI: 19:02
Penalty Summary
1st Period
06:27STL Alex Pietrangelo  Interference  - 2 min against  Scott Hartnell
08:09STL Magnus Paajarvi  Hi stick - double minor  - 4 min against  Nick Foligno
11:56STL Cody Beach  Interference  - 2 min against  Thomas Larkin
13:01STL Yannick Veilleux  Slashing  - 2 min against  Michael Chaput
18:35CBJ Thomas Larkin  Interference  - 2 min against  Vladimir Tarasenko
2nd Period
05:46CBJ Cody Goloubef  Tripping  - 2 min against  Paul Stastny
08:15CBJ Dalton Prout  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  David Backes
08:15STL David Backes  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Dalton Prout
10:52CBJ Cody Goloubef  Roughing  - 2 min against  Colin Fraser
13:18CBJ Scott Hartnell  Hooking  - 2 min against  Vladimir Tarasenko
15:25STL Cody Beach  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Thomas Larkin
15:25CBJ Thomas Larkin  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Cody Beach
18:43CBJ Lukas Sedlak  Hooking  - 2 min against  Jori Lehtera
3rd Period
17:27STL Alex Pietrangelo  Hi-sticking  - 2 min against  Jared Boll
19:25STL Joakim Lindstrom  Too many men/ice - bench  - 2 min
shots by period
PeriodCBJSTL
1st1212
2nd713
3rd39
Total2234
Team Stats
CategoryCBJSTL
Power Plays3/70/5
Hits1826
Faceoff Wins3334
Giveaways25
Takeaways27
Blocked Shots185
Penalty Minutes2024
  • COLUMBUS
  • ST LOUIS
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
12R. CraigC10-22012:01
24S. HjalmarssonR0204014:45
25J. D'AmigoR00-21013:45
28F. St-DenisD0100020:55
29C. GoloubefD0100418:33
34D. TyrellC1001013:36
39M. ChaputC0011017:30
40J. BollR10-11014:38
43S. HartnellL0002213:14
45L. SedlakC00-21211:48
47D. ProutD0000525:31
48J. SifersD00-20013:56
51F. TyutinD1001030:09
55M. LetestuC1103019:02
56M. DanoC0202014:54
62T. LarkinD00-2077:59
67N. MoutreyC00-10011:42
71N. FolignoL0103016:06
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
30C. McElhinney2325.92039:56
31A. Forsberg79.77820:00
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
10J. LindstromC1012017:07
12J. LehteraC0114019:50
19J. BouwmeesterD0101026:55
25C. ButlerD00-12015:54
26P. StastnyC0111018:56
27A. PietrangeloD0106424:48
28I. ColeD0231017:51
29C. FraserC000207:57
36N. ProsserD0000015:09
42D. BackesC1003516:20
48P. LindbohmD0020019:21
49I. BarbashevC00-12010:32
56M. PaajarviL0111411:55
67Y. VeilleuxL000229:51
72C. BeachR000075:23
74T. OshieR00-12018:12
88P. MuellerC0121013:31
91V. TarasenkoR2024020:12
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
1B. Elliott1722.77359:42
35N. Lundstrom00.0000:00