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Full 60: Blue Jackets vs Islanders

Happy Valentine's Day

by Peter Fish @BlueJacketsNHL /

Matchup: Columbus Blue Jackets vs New York Islanders

Time: 7:00 p.m. EST

Location: Nationwide Arena

CBJ Starting lineup -- Forwards: Foligno-Jenner-Anderson Defense: Nuttivaara-Harrington Goaltender: Bobrovsky

NYI Starting lineup -- Forwards: Martin-Cizikas-Clutterbuck Defense: Leddy-Boychuk Goaltender: Greiss

Tweet from @BlueJacketsNHL: Get ready for tonight's matchup with the #CBJ @Wendys game day playlist. 👇

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First Twenty

7:06 - GOAL: Islanders strike first 

Greiss makes a big save on Dubois, Clutterbuck picks up the rebound and fires it to Cizikas, who dekes out Bob.

Tweet from @JacketsInsider: Isles make it 1-0. #CBJ gets a good chance going one way after a turnover, then the Isles take possession and Casey Cizikas is behind the D for a stretch pass. He dekes Bob and scores at 7:06.

8:34 - SCORING CHANCE: Andy shorthanded

Andy gets a breakaway and makes a move, but Greiss was there to make the save.

Tweet from @JacketsInsider: Nick Foligno feeds Josh Anderson for a clean shorthanded breakaway, but Greiss makes the stop on Anderson's backhand try. #CBJ

1:42 - SCORING CHANCE: Duclair from a sharp angle

Duclair fires one from a sharp angle that hits Greiss' shoulder and began to flip towards the net, but Greiss turns it aside.

END OF THE FIRST: 1-0 Islanders

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Second Twenty


Cizikas corrals the puck in the corner before dishing it out to Martin in the slot for the shot, but Bob was there.

5:50 - GOAL: Most dangerous lead in hockey

Cizikas gets his second goal of the night on a breakaway by going five-hole on Bob.

Tweet from @JacketsInsider: Second breakaway goal of the game for Casey Cizikas makes it 2-0 Islanders. Another play where the #CBJ get caught in the zone and Cizikas sneaks behind them.

13:19 - SCORING CHANCE: Jones and Panarin

Jones slips into the slot receives a pass and fires it one net, picks up his own rebound for the second chance on net, then Panarin puts the third shot just wide.

19:20 - GOAL: Bailey gets the Islanders third goal

Kuhnhackl gets a shot off in the slot and Bailey bangs home the rebound.

Tweet from @JacketsInsider: Josh Bailey bats home a rebound with 40.2 seconds left in the second and it's 3-0 Isles.

SECOND PERIOD: 3-0 Islanders

Tweet from @BlueJacketsNHL: not an ideal spot after two

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Final Twenty

12:39 - SCORING CHANCE: Harrington and Atkinson

Harrington fires one from the blueline that almost tricks Greiss, then Atkinson followed up with the rebound, but couldn't get it in.

19:20 - SCORING CHANCE: Nutivaara

Nutivaara gets a chance from the slot, but blasts the puck wide.

FINAL: 3-0 Islanders

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