Blue Jackets take down Bruins with 2nd-period burst

Columbus, OH ( – Scott Hartnell tallied twice in his return
from injury, while Kevin Connauton added a goal and two assists, as Columbus
used a strong second period to claim a 6-2 victory over Boston at Nationwide

Nick Foligno, Matt Calvert and Jeremy Morin also lit the lamp for the Blue
Jackets, who improved to 9-1-1 in the month of December.

Jack Johnson and Brandon Dubinsky each chipped in a pair of helpers to back a
26-save effort from Curtis McElhinney.

Patrice Bergeron and Craig Cunningham scored for the Bruins, who had taken
three of their last four coming in. Niklas Svedberg and Tuukka Rask both
allowed three goals on 15 shots.