COLUMBUS, Ohio - Nick Foligno set a career high with his 19th and 20th goals of the season and also had an assist to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets past the St. Louis Blues 7-1 on Friday night.
The defeat ended the Blues' seven-game winning streak and franchise-record 13-game points streak (12-0-1) ? and the Blue Jackets' three-game skid.
Ryan Johansen scored his first NHL short-handed goal, Corey Tropp tallied for the first time in 66 games and Cam Atkinson, Matt Calvert and Scott Hartnell also scored for Columbus. Curtis McElhinney had 32 saves and Brandon Dubinsky had two assists. Johansen also had two assists and Tropp and Hartnell added helpers.
Paul Stastny scored a power-play goal for the Blues. Brian Elliott was pulled after giving up four goals on 14 shots with Jake Allen surrendering three on 19 shots.
The seven goals were a season high for the Blue Jackets.
DEVILS 4, MAPLE LEAFS 1
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) ??? Patrik Elias scored his 400th career goal and the Devils sent the Maple Leafs to a franchise-record 11th straight loss.
Cory Schneider had 33 saves, giving up a third-period power-play goal to Tyler Bozak. Tuomo Ruutu, Steve Bernier and Jaromir Jagr also scored as the streaking Devils won their third straight for the first time since the start of the season and improved to 8-2-2 in the last dozen games.
The Maple Leafs' skid breaks the old mark set by the 1966-67 team. That group rebounded with a 10-game unbeaten streak (eight wins, two ties) and won the Stanley Cup, the last time Toronto was in a Cup final.
The Maple Leafs will have a chance to end the streak Saturday against Edmonton, the NHL's second-worst team.