Devils overwhelm Blue Jackets 7-1, Vanecek wins 3rd straight


              Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski (8) and New Jersey Devils' Dawson Mercer (91) fight the puck during the third period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              Fans attend an NHL hockey game between the New Jersey Devils and the Columbus Blue Jackets, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Elvis Merzlikins (90) returns the helmet of New Jersey Devils left wing Miles Wood (44) after Wood was hit by a stick during the third period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              New Jersey Devils' Michael McLeod (20) skates with the puck around Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Johnny Gaudreau (13) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              New Jersey Devils celebrate after defeating the Columbus Blue Jackets in an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Vladislav Gavrikov (4) and New Jersey Devils defenseman Colton White (2) fight for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              New Jersey Devils left wing Fabian Zetterlund (49) skates up ice with the puck around Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Andrew Peeke during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski (8) and New Jersey Devils left Wing Tomas Tatar (90) chase the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              New Jersey Devils left wing Fabian Zetterlund, right, celebrates his goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
            
              New Jersey Devils left wing Fabian Zetterlund, right, celebrates his goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
Devils overwhelm Blue Jackets 7-1, Vanecek wins 3rd straight