Columbus doubled the lead in an NHL preseason game against St. Louis.
In the 12th minute of the second period, Russian striker Egor Chinakhov scored a goal. For the 21-year-old Russian, this is the second goal in this meeting.
The 2022/23 season starts on October 7 and will be the 106th in league history. The Blue Jackets will face the Carolinas in the first game (October 13) and the St. Louis will play Columbus (October 16).