Zach Werenski’s Extra time Aim Lifts Blue Jackets over Blues Three-2

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Zach Werenski scored Three:34 into time beyond regulation to provide the Columbus Blue Jackets a Three-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night time.

With the Blue Jackets on a Four-on-Three energy play, Werenski buried a shot from the correct circle. He has a purpose in three straight video games.

Pierre-Luc Dubois scored for Columbus early within the third interval to tie it 2-all, arrange by a cross from under the purpose line by Emil Bemstrom.

Vladislav Gavrikov received his first NHL purpose and Joonas Korpisalo made 25 saves for the Blue Jackets, who stopped a two-game slide.

Mackenzie McEachern and Brayden Schenn scored for the Stanley Cup champion Blues, who misplaced a second consecutive sport in time beyond regulation. Jake Allen, beginning forward of Jordan Binnington on the primary night time of a back-to-back, had 36 saves.

Gavrikov scored on a tap-in off the stick of a Blues participant 9:34 in. With 43 seconds left within the first interval, McEachern squeezed in a wraparound between Korpisalo’s pad and the publish to tie it.

Vladislav Gavrikov, Columbus Blue Jackets (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Six seconds into an influence play within the second interval, Schenn received his team-leading 11th purpose with a wide-open shot over Korpisalo’s glove.

The Blues have performed 10 overtimes, tying them for second-most in NHL historical past by way of 20 video games of a season.


Columbus D Scott Harrington changed Ryan Murray, who was injured in opposition to Montreal on Tuesday. … The Blue Jackets put ahead Kole Sherwood on injured reserve and introduced up ahead Markus Hannikainen from Cleveland of the AHL. … David Perron, who assisted on Schenn’s purpose, has 11 factors previously 9 video games. … Dubois has eight factors in his final 11 video games.


Blues: Host the Anaheim Geese on Saturday.

Blue Jackets: Host the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday.


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