Latest Elvis Merzlikins News

DeBrincat, Blackhawks rally to beat Blue Jackets 4-3

Apr. 10, 2021 22:37 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Alex DeBrincat had a goal and an assist, Kevin Lankinen stopped 23 shots and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied from an early two-goal deficit to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 on Saturday night. Carl Soderberg, Wyatt Kalynuk and Dylan Strome also...

Lightning get early goals in 6-4 win over Blue Jackets

Apr. 08, 2021 22:41 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tampa Bay scored three times in the first six minutes of the game, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 32 saves and the Lightning beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-4 on Thursday night. Blake Coleman roofed a shot 58 seconds in, and then ...

Wennberg scores 3 as Panthers beat Blue Jackets 5-2

Apr. 03, 2021 22:54 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Wennberg had his first career hat trick as the Florida Panthers beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Saturday night. MacKenzie Weegar and Frank Vatrano each had a goal and an assist, and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 44 shots to help the Panthers...

Point scores twice as Lightning edge Blue Jackets 3-2

Apr. 01, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Brayden Point scored twice, including the third-period winner, and the Tampa Bay Lightning rallied past the Columbus Blue Jackets for a 3-2 victory on Thursday. Ross Colton and Point scored 1:06 apart in the third period to erase a one-goal deficit...

Blue Jackets beat Lightning 3-1, snap 4-game winless skid

Mar. 30, 2021 22:56 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — David Savard scored his first goal in two years and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 on Tuesday night. Elvis Merzlikins stopped 37 shots, helping the Blue Jackets snap a four-game winless streak. Oliver...

Red Wings score 3 in 3rd period to surge past Jackets 4-1

Mar. 28, 2021 18:33 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Michael Rasmussen broke a tie early in the third period with his first goal of the season and the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Sunday. Evgeny Svechnikov, defenseman Filip Hronek and Vladislav Namestnikov also scored for...

Calvin Pickard makes 21 stops as Red Wings beat Blue Jackets

Mar. 27, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Adam Erne and Robby Fabbri scored 29 seconds apart in the first period and Calvin Pickard made 21 saves in his first start of the season, helping the Detroit Red Wings beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1 on Saturday. Anthony Mantha also scored for the...

Bjorkstrand scores in SO, Blue Jackets rally past Carolina

Mar. 20, 2021 22:58 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Oliver Bjorkstrand scored in the fourth round of the shootout to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 win over Carolina on Saturday night in a game in which the outcome appeared to be tilting in the Hurricanes' favor in the waning minutes. ...

Bobrovsky stops 40 shots, Panthers hold off Blue Jackets 4-2

Mar. 09, 2021 22:36 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Patric Hornqvist and Owen Tippett scored power-play goals in the second period, Sergei Bobrovsky made 40 saves and the Florida Panthers beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Tuesday night. Juho Lammikko and Carter Verhaeghe also scored for the...

Saros stops 28 and Predators defeat Blue Jackets 3-1

Feb. 28, 2021 19:06 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After a slow start to the season, the Nashville Predators are now starting to get on a roll. Nick Cousins, Eeli Tolvanen and Erik Haula scored and Juuse Saros made 28 saves to lead the Predators to a 3-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on...