Bob, Jackets blank Flyers 2-0

/Image courtesy Columbus Blue Jackets

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (AP) – Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 37 shots for his fourth shutout of the season, leading the Blue Jackets to their first win in Philadelphia, 2-0 over the Flyers on Thursday night.

James Wisniewski and Brandon Dubinsky each scored goals for the Blue Jackets, who were 0-5-1 in Philadelphia since the franchise’s inception in 2000.

Led by Bobrovsky, a former Flyer, the Blue Jackets moved closer to clinching their second-ever playoff berth. They closed within two points of the Flyers for third place in the Metropolitan Divison.

The Flyers have lost three straight games and were shut out for the second straight time.

Weather Watch Sponsored By

Featured Events

  • No events
  • News

    in Entertainment

    MOVIES: 31 days of Halloween

    Shelley Duvall hides from Jack Nicholson in 'The Shining.'

    Get into the Halloween spirit by watching one of these scary movies.

    in Entertainment, Sports

    DraftKings, FanDuel defend integrity after insider bet


    The two major U.S. sports fantasy companies are defending their businesses' integrity after an employee used insider information to place bets in the unregulated multi-billion-dollar industry.

    in Entertainment

    Price hike puts popular U.S. Disneyland annual pass over $1,000


    It's going to cost a pretty penny to see the Happiest Place on Earth.