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Modin scores twice as Blue Jackets capture 4-1 win over Blues

Rick Nash added his 24th goal and David Vyborny and Ron Hainsey each had two assists to help the Blue Jackets win their fourth in a row. Columbus has outscored its opponents 15-5 during the run, including an identical 4-1 victory over the Blues at home on Sunday.

Columbus finished 4-4 against the Blues, while taking three of four on the road. Three of St. Louis’s victories in the season series came in shootouts.

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Eric Brewer scored in the second period for St. Louis, which has won only two of its last nine, going 2-5-2 in that span, and is two games below .500 at home.