Blue Jackets-Blues Sums

Columbus 1 1 1—3
St. Louis 1 2 2—5

First Period_1, Columbus, Lilja (Dubinsky, Dano), 12:29. 2, St. Louis, Schwartz (Borgman, Schenn), 13:29. Penalties_Borgman, STL, (holding stick), 14:05; Milano, CBJ, (high sticking), 15:13; Kostin, STL, (tripping), 19:21.

Second Period_3, Columbus, Lilja (Werenski, Dubinsky), 1:48. 4, St. Louis, Pietrangelo (Schenn), 3:07 (pp). 5, St. Louis, Bozak (Bouwmeester, Kostin), 17:00. Penalties_Clendening, CBJ, (elbowing), 2:08.

Third Period_6, Columbus, Nash (Clendening, Kukan), 5:17. 7, St. Louis, Kostin (Schwartz), 7:24. 8, St. Louis, Blais (Schenn, Pietrangelo), 12:02. Penalties_None.

Shots on Goal_Columbus 9-7-9_25. St. Louis 14-10-10_34.

Power-play opportunities_Columbus 0 of 2; St. Louis 1 of 2.

Goalies_Columbus, Merzlikins 0-0-0 (34 shots-29 saves). St. Louis, Binnington 0-0-0 (25-22).

A_16,672 (19,150). T_2:23.

Referees_Gord Dwyer, Corey Syvret. Linesmen_David Brisebois, Libor Suchanek.