Jenner, Johnson have goal and assist, Bobrovsky makes 31 saves as Jackets beat Islanders 4-0
Summary of 3 articles · Updated Apr 7, 2014
Ohio - Boone Jenner and Mark Letestu each had a goal and an assist, and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 shots for his second shutout of the week to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets past the New York Islanders 4-0 on Sunday night. Jenner helped the Jackets to a critical 4-0 win over the New York Islanders yesterday, getting a greasy goal in tight to open the scoring, then dishing to Mark Letestu for another. "Especially with that first power play, we wanted to get on them early," Jenner said. "It was a big goal." Bobrovsky, who won at Philadelphia 2-0 on Thursday, earned his fifth shutout of the season. Anders Nilsson made 29 saves for the Islanders, who had their seven-game point streak end. The Islanders, despite being without top players John Tavares and Kyle Okposo, had gone 5-0-2 in their previous seven games with a lineup stocked with rookies. Back when he was playing for the Elgin-Middlesex Chiefs in southern Ontario, Boone was looking forward to playing in the Ontario League, where older brother Leo had played as a member of the Plymouth Whalers.
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