Columbus 5 Florida 4, OT
A good road victory for the Blue Jackets capped by an overtime goal by David Vyborny, a rare overtime power play goal that was his second of the game and eleventh of the season. Columbus netted three goals in the third to stay in the contest.
Chimera, Nash and Federov also had goals for the Jackets. Hrdina and Zherdev has two assists each. Florida outshot Columbus 52-23.