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Canucks 4 - 3 Blue Jackets OT/F - Game 62 - 03.02.10



Canucks 4 - 3 Blue Jackets OT/F - Game 62 - 03.02.10

Coming off an extraordinary Olympic event which lasted two weeks, The Canucks continued their long 14 game road trip in Columbus Ohio.

The Blue Jackets organization made a classy gesture by congratulating all players that had taken part in the Vancouver Olympics.

Rick Nash got the biggest pop from the home crowd for being a major part of team Canada's gold medal run.

Coach chose to give the night off since he had played four games in six nights for team Canada.

About two weeks ago, earned his 100th career victory over the Blue Jackets. Once again, Razor got the nod to go head to head against .

The Canucks started the game well, but they failed to capitalize on their chances and it cost them.

Six minutes into the first period, scored to put the Jackets up by one.

With a couple of minutes to go in the first period, barely managed to put the puck past Raycroft for the 2-0 lead.

During the first intermission, explained what needed to be done in-order for the Canucks to get back in the game.

The Canucks wasted no time, as scored a quick goal to put the Canucks on board.

Minutes later, roofed the puck on the powerplay to tie the game at two.

regained the lead for the Blue Jackets as the second period came to an end.

With the pressure of once again battling from behind, the Canucks poured everything on Steve Mason, but to no avail.

Lucky for the Canucks, a Blue Jacket defenceman gave away the puck to . Mason deked around a couple of times and passed the puck to for the 3-3 tying goal.

The game went to overtime and it didn't take long for the Canucks to put this away as jumped on the loose puck and put it by Mason for the win.

The Canucks showed tremendous heart by once again coming back from behind to win a game.

The team gets no time to rest as they're scheduled to face the in .

That game can be seen tomorrow at 4:30pm on TSN-HD.


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