Blue Jackets fall in shootout
COLUMBUS — Patrick Kane scored career goal No. 398 and collected three assists, helping the Chicago Blackhawks to a 6-5 shootout win against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Alex DeBrincat had the only successful attempt in the tiebreaker. Cam Atkinson, Patrik Laine and Jack Roslovic came up empty for Columbus in the shootout against Kevin Lankinen.
Carl Soderberg had a goal and two assists for Chicago, which won for the fourth time in five games. Columbus erased a 5-3 deficit in the last part of the third period, but it squandered a couple of close scoring chances in overtime.
Laine and Oliver Bjorkstrand each scored twice for Columbus, and Atkinson had a goal and an assist.
Roslovic and Seth Jones had two assists apiece, and Joonas Korpisalo made 29 stops.