Rene Bourque’s goal helps Blackhawks rally past Blue Jackets 4-3

Troy Brouwer, Cam Barker, Rene Bourque and Jonathan Toews scored for Chicago.

Down 2-0 after 20 minutes, the Blackhawks scored three times – twice with a two-man advantage – in the second period to take the lead.

Columbus’ Rick Nash scored from close range on a two-man advantage with under three minutes left in the game to make things interesting.

Jason Chimera and Kris Russell also scored for Columbus, which has lost its two pre-season contests, both at home. Derick Brassard and Duvie Westcott had two assists apiece for the Blue Jackets.

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Chicago’s Patrick Kane, selected first overall at this year’s entry draft in Columbus, did not play. He is expected to make his debut Wednesday at home against the Blue Jackets.