Vancouver, British Columbia; Friday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Vancouver Canucks host the Columbus Blue Jackets after the Blue Jackets knocked off the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 in overtime.
Vancouver is 19-25-3 overall and 9-13-1 in home games. The Canucks have a 19-7-3 record in games they score at least three goals.
Columbus is 14-30-3 overall and 4-15-2 on the road. The Blue Jackets are 10-16-1 when they serve more penalty minutes than their opponent.
Friday's game is the second time these teams match up this season. The Blue Jackets won the previous meeting 4-3 in overtime.
TOP PERFORMERS: Elias Pettersson has scored 19 goals with 37 assists for the Canucks. Andrei Kuzmenko has four goals and five assists over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Canucks: 2-8-0, averaging 2.9 goals, 5.5 assists, 3.4 penalties and eight penalty minutes while giving up 4.3 goals per game.
Blue Jackets: 3-6-1, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.3 assists, 3.4 penalties and eight penalty minutes while giving up 3.5 goals per game.
Blue Jackets: Jakub Voracek: out (concussion), Zach Werenski: out (shoulder/labrum), Jake Bean: out (shoulder), Carson Meyer: out (upper body), Yegor Chinakhov: out (ankle), Justin Danforth: out (shoulder).
The Associated Press