COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 7 (UPI) -- The Chicago Blackhawks posted a 3-1 victory Tuesday over the Columbus Blue Jackets. Patrick Sharp, Radim Vrbata and Matthew Barnaby did the scoring for Chicago. Blackhawks goalie Craig Anderson made 27 saves. Marc Denis made 41 saves on 43 shots for the Blue Jackets, who lost for the fifth time in their past six games. Manny Malhotra scored the lone goal for Columbus.