Blue Jackets hold on to beat Flames

Columbus, OH ( – A second-period goal by Matt Calvert wound
up being the difference as the Columbus Blue Jackets held on for a 3-2 victory
over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.

Calvert gave the Blue Jackets a 3-0 lead, but Mason Raymond and Josh Jooris,
making his NHL debut, scored in the third period for the Flames.

Calgary came close to tying the game, but the puck hit the post with about two
minutes remaining.

Ryan Johansen and Jack Skille had first-period goals for Columbus, which
improved to 3-1-0 on the young season. Sergei Bobrovsky made 29 saves
in his 100th game with the Blue Jackets.

Karri Ramo allowed three goals on 26 shots for the Flames, who were seeking a
third straight win on their road trip.