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Johnson helps Blue Jackets extend win streak to four

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets kept it simple according to their coach John Tortorella. They checked well and were rewarded with their fourth straight win of the young NHL season.

"You could tell we had really good energy when the game started," Tortorella said after the Blue Jackets downed the Winnipeg Jets 5-2 on Tuesday night. "I thought it was the best checking we've done all year long and I think that helped us create offense. I thought we were quick I thought we were simple. But to me it comes from our legs. I thought we checked with our legs. We always had people above the puck. That caused a lot of problems in the neutral zone for them and we were able to counter."

The Jets struggled early but escaped serious harm until the second period, when Columbus scored four of its five goals.

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Leaders
Points: N. Ehlers7
Plus/Minus: T. Myers6
Shots on Goal: N. Ehlers25
PIM: S. Matthias6
Win: C. Hellebuyck3
Shutouts: None 
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 18 (15)
Shots: 175 (25)
PP%: 10.0% (26)
Penalty Minutes: 48 (24)
Assists: 28 (19)
SH Goals: 3 (3)
Standings
Central Division
  W L OTL Pts
Chicago 4 1 1 9
St. Louis 4 2 0 8
Colorado 4 3 0 8
Nashville 3 2 1 7
Dallas 3 3 0 6
Winnipeg 3 3 0 6
Minnesota 1 1 2 4
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 23 (6)
Shots Against: 215 (9)
PK%: 75.0% (28)
Penalty Minutes: 40 (29)
Shutouts: 0 (31)
Sv%: 0.893 (22)
Injuries
Date Player Status
10/15 M. Perreault Lower-body injury (IR)
10/14 A. Lowry Upper-body injury (IR)
10/2 M. Hendricks Lower-body injury (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/17 B. Lemieux Called up from minors
10/16 K. Connor Called up from minors from Manitoba-AHL
10/4 N. Ehlers Contract extended Seven-year contract extension
10/3 K. Connor Sent to minors Manitoba-AHL
10/2 B. Lemieux Sent to minors Manitoba-AHL
10/2 J. Roslovic Sent to minors Manitoba-AHL
10/2 M. Spacek Sent to minors Manitoba-AHL
10/2 J. Lipon Waived
9/28 E. Comrie Sent to minors Manitoba-AHL
9/27 J. Kostalek Sent to minors Manitoba-AHL
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