Carter scores twice as Blue Jackets down Flames

Jeff Carter scored two goals, leading the 1 win over the Calgary Flames at Nationwide Arena.

Antoine Vermette and Rick Nash scored, while Vinny Prospal added three assists for the Blue Jackets, who have won back-to-back games for the first time this season.

Curtis Sanford made 27 saves for Columbus.

Mark Giordano scored the only goal for the Flames, who got 26 saves from Henrik Karlsson in defeat.