Columbus 4, St. Louis 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
Columbus 1 2 1 4 Final 
St. Louis 1 0 1 2  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 St. Louis1:13, Keith Tkachuk 14 (Kevin Dallman, Lee Stempniak) 
 Columbus12:47, Jaroslav Balastik 11 (Jan Hrdina, Aaron Johnson) 
 2nd Period
 Columbus4:29, Jason Chimera 16 (Manny Malhotra, Trevor Letowski) 
 Columbus16:30, Rick Nash 25 (David Vyborny) 
 3rd Period
 Columbus2:36, Rick Nash 26 (power play) (Nikolai Zherdev) 
 St. Louis10:39, Jamal Mayers 11 (Matt Walker, Mark Rycroft) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Columbus 6 8 6 20   26 26   1
  St. Louis 10 10 10 30   26 26   0
 Columbus
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  P. Leclaire  30   28 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  J. Balastik  14:39 1 0 +1 1
  J. Chimera  12:38 1 0 -1 2
  S. Fedorov  19:55 0 0 0 1
  A. Foote  22:49 0 0 0 1
  R. Hainsey  17:31 0 0 0 2
  M. Hartigan  8:02 0 0 0 1
  J. Hrdina  19:16 0 1 +1 1
  A. Johnson  14:22 0 1 +2 0
  R. Klesla  20:43 0 0 -1 0
  T. Letowski  16:03 0 1 0 2
  M. Malhotra  14:21 0 1 0 1
  R. Nash  16:28 2 0 +1 3
  A. Picard  6:37 0 0 0 0
  J. Shelley  5:52 0 0 0 1
  R. Suchy  18:52 0 0 -1 0
  D. Vyborny  20:38 0 1 +2 3
  D. Westcott  23:23 0 0 +2 1
  N. Zherdev  15:42 0 1 -1 0
 
 St. Louis
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  P. Lalime  20   16 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  C. Backman  29:13 0 0 +1 1
  J. Boulerice  1:37 0 0 -1 0
  P. Cajanek  21:01 0 0 0 5
  K. Dallman  21:23 0 1 -1 4
  M. Glumac  10:25 0 0 0 1
  J. Mayers  16:26 1 0 0 3
  D. McAmmond  17:10 0 0 -2 0
  J. McClement  18:41 0 0 -1 1
  S. Poapst  15:09 0 0 -1 0
  M. Rycroft  10:56 0 1 +1 1
  T. Shishkanov  11:19 0 0 0 1
  L. Stempniak  16:57 0 1 +1 2
  K. Tkachuk  21:46 1 0 0 4
  M. Walker  15:36 0 1 +1 1
  T. Whitfield  14:28 0 0 0 1
  D. Wideman  19:45 0 0 -1 0
  J. Woywitka  9:57 0 0 -1 0
  S. Young  19:19 0 0 -1 5
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Columbus hooking - 2 min 5:50, N. Zherdev
 St. Louis tripping - 2 min 9:45, M. Walker
 St. Louis fighting - 5 min 15:35, M. Glumac
 Columbus fighting - 5 min 15:35, R. Hainsey
 St. Louis fighting - 5 min 15:40, J. Boulerice
 Columbus fighting - 5 min 15:40, J. Shelley
 Columbus hooking - 2 min 17:45, R. Nash
 Columbus holding - 2 min 19:50, J. Chimera
 2nd Period
 St. Louis interference - 2 min 4:39, J. Boulerice
 Columbus high sticking - 2 min 8:25, J. Chimera
 St. Louis hooking - 2 min 12:00, T. Whitfield
 Columbus hooking - 2 min 17:42, R. Klesla
 St. Louis slashing - 2 min 19:06, M. Glumac
 Columbus slashing - 2 min 19:17, A. Foote
 3rd Period
 St. Louis holding the stick - 2 min 1:33, J. McClement

Updated on Friday, Mar 31, 2006 10:46 pm ET

 
  Game Winning Goal
R. Nash R. Nash
Columbus Blue Jackets
Scored at 16:30 of 2nd