Blue Jackets Handle Arizona 4-1

first_imgThe Columbus Blue Jackets were back at Nationwide Arena Monday, as they defeated the Arizona Coyotes 4-1. Columbus is closing in on Pittsburgh in the Metropolitan Division and entered Monday’s game with 32 points on the season.Arizona scored first, as Tobias Reiter scored at the 9:08 mark of the first period on a power play opportunity caused by a Brandon Dubinsky hooking penalty. Columbus would return the favor, as Sam Gagner would score at the 11:39 mark off of a power play opportunity.In the second period, Columbus would strike on the power play again, this time off of the stick of Nick Foligno. Columbus would enter the third period leading 3-1.Sam Gagner would score at the 11:37 mark and Zach Werenski would follow that up and score a goal at the 15:00 minute mark in the third period to make it a 4-1 Columbus victory.Columbus is now 15-5-4 on the season. Related TopicsArizona CoyotesColumbus Blue Jackets Eli Mooneyhamcenter_img Elijah Mooneyham has been a dedicated sports fan his whole life. Born and raised in Cleveland, he has his best days when his hometown teams are winning. Elijah is currently on-air talent/producer on two shows, The Main Event and The Moon Hour, where you can find on He also has an insane passion for professional wrestling, so catch his opinions on the world of professional wrestling.last_img