Power-Play Shines As Blue Jackets Top Panthers
Artem Anisimov scored a short-handed goal late in the second period and Columbus' special teams provided four goals in the Blue Jackets' 6-3 win over the Florida Panthers on Saturday.
David Savard, Cam Atkinson and R.J. Umberger added power-play goals - the Blue Jackets were 3 for 4 with a man advantage - while Jack Johnson had three assists. Savard also had an assist.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 17 shots as Columbus ended a three-game losing skid.
Shawn Mathias and Nick Bjugstad each had a goal and an assist and Sean Bergenheim also scored for the Panthers, who lost their fourth in a row and have dropped seven of eight.