Posted March 16, 2013 on AP on Fox
The Columbus Blue Jackets continued on their hot streak thanks to the man they call Bob. Sergei Bobrovsky made 39 saves in regulation and overtime, then two more in the shootout to finish with his second career shutout - both in the last week - and lead surging Columbus to a 1-0 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday night, extending the Blue Jackets' franchise record point streak to 10 games. Columbus is one of the hottest teams in the NHL and Bobrovsky (9-6-5) has been a big reason why, stopping 239 of 245 shots in his past eight games. ''Nothing new, nothing new,'' Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards said. ''He was great again tonight.'' Artem Anisimov and Mark Letestu scored in the shootout, making nice moves then firing shots past Mike Smith, who made 23 saves and also got credit for a shutout, his fourth of the season and 23rd of his career. ''Didn't give up a lot on both sides and both goaltenders were outstanding, and i...
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