FINAL
PHI
3
NYR
6
FINAL
TOR
0
DET
3
FINAL
CBJ
3
NSH
0
FINAL
PIT
1
MIN
4
FINAL
FLA
4
DAL
5
FINAL
WPG
1
EDM
3
FINAL
ARI
4
VAN
2
CBJ
NSH

McElhinney, Blue Jackets shut down Predators

NHL.com | Monday, 09.29.2014 / 11:16 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets got a 36-save performance by backup goaltender Curtis McElhinney and beat the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena.

Defenseman James Wisniewski set up Artem Anisimov's first-period power-play goal, then scored a shorthanded goal 4:22 into the second period to make it 2-0. Jared Boll's goal at 7:53 of the third period completed the scoring.

Nick Foligno assisted on the first two goals for Columbus.

Pekka Rinne made 24 saves for the Predators.

Scoring Summary
1st Period
14:04CBJ PPG - Artem Anisimov (1) Snap shot - ASST: Nick Foligno (1), James Wisniewski (1) 1 - 0 CBJ
2nd Period
04:22CBJ SHG - James Wisniewski (1) Slapshot - ASST: Nick Foligno (2) 2 - 0 CBJ
3rd Period
07:53CBJ Jared Boll (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Fedor Tyutin (1), Michael Chaput (1) 3 - 0 CBJ
Three Stars of the Game
Curtis McElhinney
1st
SA: 36TOI: 59:55
GA: 0
PIM: 0
SV%: 1.000
Nick Foligno
2nd
G: 0Shots: 1
A: 2Hits: 2
PTS: 2PIM: 0
+/-: 1TOI: 17:40
Artem Anisimov
3rd
G: 1Shots: 4
A: 0Hits: 0
PTS: 1PIM: 2
+/-: 0TOI: 18:26
Penalty Summary
1st Period
04:52CBJ Tim Erixon  Interference  - 2 min against  Taylor Beck
11:16CBJ Tim Erixon  Kneeing  - 2 min against  Taylor Beck
13:24NSH Mattias Ekholm  Slashing  - 2 min against  Michael Chaput
17:13CBJ Simon Hjalmarsson  Tripping  - 2 min against  Seth Jones
19:06NSH Roman Josi  Interference  - 2 min against  Michael Chaput
2nd Period
03:28CBJ Alexander Wennberg  Interference  - 2 min against  Taylor Beck
15:50CBJ Jared Boll  Tripping  - 2 min against  Anton Volchenkov
3rd Period
02:26NSH Anton Volchenkov  Cross checking  - 2 min against  Jerry D'Amigo
09:30CBJ Artem Anisimov  Tripping  - 2 min against  Kevin Fiala
10:45NSH James Neal  Hooking  - 2 min against  Nick Foligno
shots by period
PeriodCBJNSH
1st312
2nd138
3rd1116
Total2736
Team Stats
CategoryCBJNSH
Power Plays1/40/6
Hits1616
Faceoff Wins2431
Giveaways56
Takeaways125
Blocked Shots138
Penalty Minutes128
  • COLUMBUS
  • NASHVILLE
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
7J. JohnsonD0002022:19
13C. AtkinsonR0000012:59
20T. ErixonD0001417:55
21J. WisniewskiD1112017:41
24S. HjalmarssonR0001211:45
25J. D'AmigoR0010013:37
29C. GoloubefD0010019:39
39M. ChaputC0112013:14
40J. BollR101229:08
41A. WennbergC0001215:43
42A. AnisimovC1004218:26
43S. HartnellL0003014:33
51F. TyutinD0112019:09
52K. RychelL0000011:46
55M. LetestuC0012016:07
56M. DanoC0003012:52
58D. SavardD0011023:32
71N. FolignoL0211017:40
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
30C. McElhinney36361.00059:55
35O. Dansk00.0000:00
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
3S. JonesD00-12025:33
4R. EllisD00-14019:51
9F. ForsbergC00-22016:47
13O. JokinenC0004015:50
14M. EkholmD00-12220:56
15C. SmithC0003013:47
18J. NealL00-21217:04
19C. JarnkrokC0000013:07
20A. VolchenkovD0002213:42
21D. RoyC0004016:10
24E. NystromL0001015:13
28P. GaustadC0005013:16
41T. BeckL0000010:21
56K. FialaL0000010:48
57G. BourqueL0002013:11
59R. JosiD00-11224:48
63M. RibeiroC00-21017:27
64V. BartleyD0002015:32
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
30C. Hutton00.0000:00
35P. Rinne2427.88959:57