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Foligno's 2 goals help Blue Jackets beat Ducks 4-2, win for 11th time in 14 games

Tuesday, 02.04.2014 / 12:45 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Foligno's 2 goals help Blue Jackets beat Ducks 4-2, win for 11th time in 14 games

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Sergei Bobrovsky made 34 saves, Nick Foligno scored twice in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets also got goals from Ryan Johansen and R.J. Umberger in a 4-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night.

The Blue Jackets are 11-0-3 since Jan. 6, a stretch that began with a franchise-record eight-game winning streak. Bobrovsky, last season's Vezina Trophy winner, is 10-2-0 with a 2.17 goals-against average in his last 12 starts after missing 14 games because of a groin strain.

Mathieu Perreault and Ryan Getzlaf scored for Anaheim and Federik Anderson stopped 29 shots.

The Ducks are 4-5-0 since Jan. 15 but still lead Chicago for the league's highest point total with two games left before the Olympic break.

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