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Jets Beat Blues to Even Series on Connor OT Winner

ST. LOUIS — Kyle Connor scored 6:02 into overtime and the Winnipeg Jets beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 on Tuesday night to tie their best-of-seven Western Conference playoff series at two games apiece. Mark Scheifele also scored and Connor Hellebuyck made 31 saves for the Jets, who arrived in St. Louis down 2-0. It is the only first-round series in which the home team has failed to win a game. Game 5 is Thursday night back in Winnipeg. Vladimir Tarasenko scored and Jordan Binnington made ...
Tags: Sport, Blues, Jets, Connor, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Patrik Laine, Winnipeg, Tarasenko, Vladimir Tarasenko, David Perron, St Louis Blues, Chris Osgood, Winnipeg Jets, Binnington


Five Storylines From Jets’ First Two Playoff Games

The Winnipeg Jets’ first two Round 1 Stanley Cup Playoff games — a pair of one-goal losses to the St. Louis Blues that has them down 2-0 in the series — has created a number of storylines. While there are always dozens upon dozens of things to scrutinize in any given game — even more so at this time of the year when teams are chasing the Stanley Cup — here are just five of the many Jets’ storylines that played out at Bell MTS Place in Games 1 and 2. 5: Jets Have Been Physical — Sometimes ...
Tags: Usa, Sport, Reddit, Blues, Jets, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Lowry, Manitoba, TSN, Ryan O Reilly, Winnipeg, Reilly, McIntyre, David Perron


Blues, Bozak & Binnington Beat Jets in Game 1

WINNIPEG — Tyler Bozak scored with 2:05 left in the third period to give the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday in Game 1 of their Western Conference opening-round playoff series. Blues forward Pat Maroon sent a backhand pass from behind the net out to Bozak in the slot, whose quick shot went by Winnipeg goalie Connor Hellebuyck. “I had a lot of chances tonight so I knew the puck was kind of following me around a bit,” said Bozak. “It’s always fun when that h...
Tags: Sport, Blues, Jets, Hockey, St Louis, Vegas, Central Division, Patrik Laine, Winnipeg, Vladimir Tarasenko, David Perron, St Louis Blues, Winnipeg Jets, Western Conference, Binnington, Jordan Binnington


Maroon believes grandfather with him in Blues 2-1 win over Jets in Game 1

WINNIPEG — Pat Maroon figures his grandfather was watching him from heaven when set up Tyler Bozak's winning goal in the St. Louis Blues' 2-1 playoff victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday.Maroon battled for the puck in the corner and then sent a backhand pass from behind the net out to Bozak in the high slot, whose quick shot went by Winnipeg goalie Connor Hellebuyck with 2:05 left in the third period."He was watching above so obviously that was for him," Maroon said of his 95-ye...
Tags: Florida, News, Blues, Jets, St Louis, Vegas, Maroon, Central Division, Patrik Laine, Winnipeg, Vladimir Tarasenko, David Perron, St Louis Blues, Winnipeg Jets, Western Conference, Binnington


Goalie Jordan Binnington Is the One to Watch When Blues Play the Jets

Jordan Binnington is about to get a crash course in what Connor Hellebuyck faced last season. The St. Louis Blues’ rookie goaltender will make his playoff debut against Hellebuyck and the high-powered Jets in Game 1 of their first-round series Wednesday night in Winnipeg. If Binnington can match what Hellebuyck did last year in his first taste of the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Blues could continue their surprising run after going from last in the NHL in January all the way to the post-season. ...
Tags: Usa, Sport, Blues, Philadelphia, Jets, Buffalo, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Morrissey, Chad Johnson, Central Division, Ryan O Reilly, Winnipeg, Craig Berube, Anaheim


Avalanche Down Jets in OT to Earn Playoff Spot

DENVER — Erik Johnson scored 1:49 into overtime, Philipp Grubauer made 34 saves and the Colorado Avalanche clinched a playoff berth by rallying from a two-goal deficit to beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Thursday night. Johnson took a feed from Nathan MacKinnon and knocked it past Connor Hellebuyck for the winner. Colorado players actually celebrated on the bench as soon as the clock ran out in regulation since the team needed only a point to earn a spot. The Avalanche went 8-0-2 down the str...
Tags: Colorado, Sport, Arizona, Dallas, Nashville, San Jose, Jets, Hockey, NHL, Johnson, St Louis, Denver, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Colorado Avalanche, Nikita Zadorov


Jets Beat Blackhawks on Hayes’ OT Winner

CHICAGO — Kevin Hayes scored at 3:38 of overtime and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game slide and move into sole possession of first place in the Central Division. Hayes cut to the net off the right side, got past Dylan Strome and tucked a shot past Corey Crawford. Winnipeg improved to 96 points, two ahead of St. Louis and Nashville atop the crowded division race. Strome scored his second goal of the game with 2:20 left in the third perio...
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Manitoba Moose March in Review

On Christmas Day, the Manitoba Moose were last in the AHL with a 12-16-2-0 record. Three months later, they’re two points out of a playoff spot and fifth in the Central Division with two games in-hand on the fourth-place Texas Stars. While at Christmas, the playoffs seemed a distant dream, the Moose have shown tremendous mettle in flipping the script and putting a berth within the realm of reality. In March, the unlikely underdogs posted an 8-3-2-0 record and interjected themselves further in...
Tags: Usa, Texas, Colorado, Sport, Jets, AHL, Hockey, North America, Moose, Minnesota Wild, New Jersey Devils, Central Division, Nashville Predators, Winnipeg, Belleville, ECHL


Canadiens Beat Jets to Remain in Playoff Hunt

WINNIPEG — The Montreal Canadiens remained in the thick of a fight for a playoff spot after a 3-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday. Joel Armia, Jeff Petry and Jordan Weal scored for Montreal (42-29-8) and Carey Price made 23 saves. The Canadiens desperately needed a win to stay close with the Carolina Hurricanes and Columbus Blue Jackets in the race for the final two playoff spots in the Eastern Conference. Montreal was coming off a 6-2 loss in Columbus on Thursday Mathieu Per...
Tags: Sport, Nashville, Jets, Hockey, Montreal, Columbus, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Central Division, Winnipeg, Carolina Hurricanes, Tampa Bay, Jordan Weal, Columbus Blue Jackets, Winnipeg Jets, Dmitry Kulikov


Montreal Canadiens remain in playoff hunt with win over Winnipeg Jets

WINNIPEG — Shea Weber knows the Montreal Canadiens have a lot of fight left in them.They showed that Saturday night by beating the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 to remain relevant in the race for a playoff spot."We’ve talked about this the whole time. We're not giving up," Weber, the Canadiens captain, said. "We're not out yet. Six more points available for us. We’ll take the next game here and try to win that one and see what happens.”Joel Armia, Jeff Petry and Jordan Weal scored for Montreal (42...
Tags: News, Wheeler, Nashville, Jets, Penguins, NHL, Montreal, Columbus, Pittsburgh, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Weber, Buffalo Sabres, Central Division, Winnipeg, Carolina Hurricanes


Stars Down Jets – Seguin & Faska Score Twice

WINNIPEG — Tyler Seguin and Radek Faska each scored twice as the Dallas Stars ended a two-game losing skid with a 5-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Monday. Esa Lindell also had a goal and Alexander Radulov contributed a pair of assists for the Stars (39-31-6), who continue to hold the first wild-card spot in the Western Conference. Ben Bishop stopped 21 shots for Dallas to record the 200th win of his career. Kyle Connor had a goal and one assist and Patrik Laine ended a 12-game scor...
Tags: Sport, Dallas, Nashville, Connor, Hockey, Calgary, Dallas Stars, Patrik Laine, Winnipeg, Tyler Seguin, Lindell, Ben Bishop, Winnipeg Jets, Esa Lindell, Connor Hellebuyck, Hellebuyck


Jets Blank Predators – Connor Nets Hat Trick

WINNIPEG — Kyle Connor had a hat trick and one assist and Connor Hellebuyck made 33 saves as the Winnipeg Jets clinched a playoff spot with a 5-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday. Centre Kevin Hayes had a goal and three assists and Andrew Copp also scored for the Jets (45-26-4). The win marked Hellebuyck’s second shutout of the season and 14th of his career. Pekka Rinne stopped 38 shots for the Predators (42-28-6), who are in second place in the Central Division, four point...
Tags: Minnesota, Sport, Dallas, Nashville, Jets, Connor, Hockey, NHL, Patrik Laine, Nashville Predators, Winnipeg, Rinne, Winnipeg Jets, Hayes, Connor Hellebuyck, Blake Wheeler


Jets Down Ducks – Hellebuyck Earns Shutout

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Connor Hellebuyck made 29 saves in his first shutout of the season, and Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist in the Winnipeg Jets’ fourth straight victory, 3-0 over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night. Mark Scheifele scored a power-play goal in the first period and Nikolaj Ehlers added a goal for the Jets, who extended their lead atop the Central Division to three points over Nashville. Jacob Trouba had two assists as the Jets completed a Southern California sweep and moved...
Tags: Colorado, Sport, Nashville, Jets, Connor, Hockey, NHL, Ducks, Vegas, Anaheim Ducks, Southern California, Central Division, Winnipeg, Anaheim, Gibson, Winnipeg Jets


Connor, Hellebuyck propel Jets to 3-0 win over Ducks

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — No goalie had played more NHL games this season without a shutout than Connor Hellebuyck, who was beginning to wonder why he couldn’t keep a clean sheet. The Winnipeg netminder finally got it in an important win for the Jets’ playoff chase. Hellebuyck made 29 saves and Kyle Connor had a […]
Tags: News, Sports, Jets, NHL, Ducks, Winnipeg, Connor Hellebuyck, Hellebuyck, Anaheim Calif, Kyle Connor


Jets’ Little Lapses Led to Loss Versus Lightning

To be the best, you have to beat the best. The Winnipeg Jets couldn’t beat the best on Tuesday night. Despite playing decent-to-good hockey for the majority of their game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, they left Amalie Arena with a lopsided 5-2 loss due to lapses they couldn’t afford to make against the league’s best team. Small Miscues, Big Impacts Nearly every time the Jets made a minute miscue, the Lightning capitalized with a chance or a goal. It shows how meticulously a team has to mind...
Tags: Washington, Sport, Lightning, Jets, Hockey, NHL, Calgary Flames, Tampa, Tampa Bay Lightning, Carolina Hurricanes, Amalie Arena, Winnipeg Jets, Myers, Stamkos, Kulikov, Dmitry Kulikov


Wild Down Jets on Zucker & Eriksson Late Goals

WINNIPEG — Jason Zucker and Joel Eriksson scored 26 seconds apart with less than two minutes to play in the third period as the Minnesota Wild beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Tuesday for their fourth straight win. Zucker beat a screened Connor Hellebuyck at 18:33 and Eriksson had his goal withstand a review and a goaltender interference challenge by Winnipeg at 18:59. Brad Hunt had the other goal for Minnesota and Devan Dubnyk made 30 saves for the Wild (31-27-6), who have also won all four games ...
Tags: Minnesota, Boston, Sport, Wheeler, Nashville, Jets, Hockey, Morrissey, Calgary, New York Rangers, Minnesota Wild, Hunt, Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg, McDonald, Devan Dubnyk


Jets Beat Golden Knights – Laine Scores Twice

LAS VEGAS — Patrik Laine scored twice and Connor Hellebuyck made 31 saves to lead the Winnipeg Jets over the Vegas Golden Knights 6-3 on Friday night. The Central Division-leading Jets entered 2-4-2 in their previous eight games but rebounded from an embarrassing 7-1 loss at Colorado on Wednesday to improve to 12-3-2 against Pacific Division opponents this season. The Jets are 22-4-4 in their last 30 games versus the Pacific Division since last season. Nikolaj Ehlers, Kyle Connor, Adam Lowry and...
Tags: Colorado, Sport, Arizona, Wheeler, San Jose, Jets, Las Vegas, Connor, Hockey, NHL, Vegas, Lowry, Dallas Stars, Pacific Division, Central Division, Patrik Laine


Colorado Avalanche Bury Winnipeg Jets

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon and Matt Calvert scored 11 seconds apart in the third period, Semyon Varlamov made 26 saves in another strong performance and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-1 on Wednesday night. Carl Soderberg, Mikko Rantanen, Tyson Jost, Gabriel Landeskog and A.J. Greer also scored to help Colorado win two in a row for the first time since late November. In addition, MacKinnon’s power-play goal snapped an 0-for-29 dry spell on the man advantage. Varlamov followed a 40...
Tags: Colorado, Sport, Chicago, Avalanche, Nashville, Jets, Hockey, NHL, Denver, Soderberg, Central Division, Winnipeg, Colorado Avalanche, Nikita Zadorov, Carl Soderberg, Winnipeg Jets


Avalanche Down Jets – Snap 8-Game Losing Skid

WINNIPEG — Gabriel Landeskog scored his team-leading 30th goal of the season as the Colorado Avalanche ended their season-high eight-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday. Dominic Toninato recorded his first NHL goal while J.T. Compher and Sven Andrighetto also scored for the Avalanche. Matt Nieto had a pair of assists. Colorado Avalanche’s Ryan Graves and Sven Andrighetto celebrate (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods) Brandon Tanev scored his career-high 12th goa...
Tags: Colorado, Sport, Avalanche, Jets, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Patrik Laine, Winnipeg, Colorado Avalanche, Winnipeg Jets, Semyon Varlamov, Gabriel Landeskog, Connor Hellebuyck, Hellebuyck, Varlamov


Habs Down Jets – Drouin Has 4-Point Night

MONTREAL — Jonathan Drouin had the first four-point game of his career as the Montreal Canadiens earned a 5-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night. Drouin had two goals and two assists as Montreal extended its win streak to three. Captain Shea Weber, Phillip Danault and Jesperi Kotkaniemi also scored for the Canadiens (31-18-6), who improved to 8-1-1 in their last 10 games. Carey Price earned his seventh consecutive victory with a 32-save effort. Danault also had three assists for a ...
Tags: Minnesota, Sport, Atlantic, Jets, Hockey, Montreal, Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Weber, Drouin, Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg, Jonathan Drouin, Brendan Gallagher, Winnipeg Jets


Jonathan Drouin's four-point night leads Canadiens past Jets 5-2

MONTREAL — The red-hot Montreal Canadiens refused to be intimidated by one of the league's best and biggest teams.The Canadiens confirmed their surprising start to the season is more than just a fluke following a convincing 5-2 victory over the division-leading Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.Jonathan Drouin and Phillip Danault each had four-point games as Montreal fired a season-high 53 shots on net."This was one of our best games this year," said coach Claude Julien. "This was a team that...
Tags: News, Atlantic, Jets, Montreal, Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Weber, Drouin, Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg, Jonathan Drouin, Claude Julien, Brendan Gallagher, Winnipeg Jets, Paul Byron


Jets’ 2019 NHL Trade Deadline Assets

The 2019 NHL Trade Deadline is less than three weeks away. Like any NHL team, the Winnipeg Jets have some assets and pieces to offer. As a legitimate threat to take the Stanley Cup this spring, let’s take a look at who or what the Jets might trade in exchange for someone who can bolster their team down the stretch or in the future. Their 2019 First-Round Pick First-round picks are the currency with which Jets general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff has built the powerhouse that exists today. He’s u...
Tags: Sport, Jets, Connor, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Moose, TSN, Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg, Vancouver Canucks, ECHL, Paul Stastny, St Louis Blues, Winnipeg Jets, Brendan Lemieux


Sharks Down Jets – Pavelski Gets OT Winner

WINNIPEG — Joe Pavelski had a short-handed goal 2:49 into overtime to lead the San Jose Sharks to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday. Pavelski’s 29th goal of the season came on a two-on-one with Brent Burns after a Winnipeg turnover, giving the Sharks a three-game win streak to start off a four-game road trip. He also had an assist in regulation time. San Jose Sharks’ Joe Pavelski scores the game winning goal in overtime on Winnipeg Jets’ goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (THE CANADIAN ...
Tags: Sport, Wheeler, San Jose, Jets, Hockey, NHL, Detroit, San Jose Sharks, Sharks, Calgary, Jones, Brent Burns, Winnipeg, Tomas Hertl, Winnipeg Jets, Martin Jones


Ranking the NHL’s 31 Starting Goalies — Midseason Update

Before the season, we ranked all 31 goalies in the NHL. Pekka Rinne, last season’s Vezina Trophy winner, topped the list, narrowly beating out Marc-Andre Fleury and Sergei Bobrovsky. But half of a season is an eternity in the goaltending world. No players’ performances shift more from season to season than NHL net minders. Some of the goalies that topped the list have had awful 2018-19 seasons, and others have been replaced entirely, either due to injury or due to being surpassed by a better opt...
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Stars Hold off Jets – Bishop Has Busy 3rd

DALLAS — Brett Ritchie, Blake Comeau and Radek Faksa scored their first goals of the new year and the Dallas Stars defeated the Central Division-leading Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Saturday night. The goals by Ritchie, Comeau and Faksa gave Dallas a 3-0 lead after two periods. Tyler Seguin scored in the third period. Ben Bishop made 15 of his 27 saves in the third period as Dallas snapped a four-game losing streak. Branden Lemieux and Kyle Connor scored 21 seconds apart in the third period, rallying th...
Tags: Sport, Stars, Dallas, Philadelphia, Jets, Connor, Hockey, NHL, Bishop, Dallas Stars, Central Division, Winnipeg, Tyler Seguin, Ben Bishop, Jamie Benn, John Klingberg


Jets Down Predators – Hellebuyck Makes 37 Saves

NASHVILLE — Connor Hellebuyck made 37 saves and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Nashville Predators 5-1 on Thursday night to stay alone atop the Central Division in a midseason showdown between rivals. The Jets leave Nashville four points ahead of the Predators with two games in hand, with the final two games between the teams this season at Winnipeg in March. The Jets edged Nashville in seven games in the second round of the playoffs last year. Brendan Lemieux had two goals for the Jets, who won the...
Tags: Washington, Sport, Nashville, Jets, Hockey, NHL, Dallas Stars, Florida Panthers, Central Division, Patrik Laine, Nashville Predators, Winnipeg, Alex Ovechkin, Rinne, Winnipeg Jets, Appleton


Jets Deliver Ducks to 11th Straight Loss

WINNIPEG — Bryan Little scored at 4:49 of overtime to lift the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks, whose losing streak was extended to 11 games. It’s the longest run of defeats (0-7-4) in Anaheim’s history. Blake Wheeler, Patrik Laine and Ben Chiarot also scored for the Jets (29-14-2), who’ve won four straight at home. Mark Scheifele #55, Blake Wheeler #26 and Patrik Laine #29 of the Winnipeg Jets (Photo by Darcy Finley/NHLI via Getty Images) Brian Gibbons, Rickard Rakell an...
Tags: Sport, Jets, Hockey, NHL, Detroit, Ducks, Vegas, Anaheim Ducks, Gibbons, Patrik Laine, Winnipeg, Anaheim, Gibson, Winnipeg Jets, John Gibson, Andrew Cogliano


Wild Survive Jets – Zucker Gets Two

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Jason Zucker scored twice, giving Minnesota’s lagging power play a lift with his first goal and getting one later just after leaving the penalty box, and the Wild hung on to beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Thursday night. Jordan Greenway also scored and Devan Dubnyk made 26 saves for the Wild, who have won all three games against the Jets so far this season by a combined 10-5 score after losing to their Central Division rival in five games in the first round of the playoffs last ...
Tags: Minnesota, Sport, Jets, Detroit Red Wings, Hockey, NHL, Minnesota Wild, Central Division, Patrik Laine, Devan Dubnyk, Winnipeg Jets, Zucker, Spurgeon, Connor Hellebuyck, Hellebuyck, Zach Parise


Jets’ Problematic Play in Pittsburgh Continues

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has not been a prosperous place for the Winnipeg Jets. After their frustrating 4-0 loss to the Penguins Friday night, the Jets are 0-7-2 in Pittsburgh since relocating from Atlanta in 2011. Problems at PPG Paints Arena Call it what you will — an anomaly, a trend, a curse — but make no mistake, the Jets have been owned when visiting the Steel City. Friday’s game seemed a good chance for the Jets to get their first-ever win in Pittsburgh as they came into the match...
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Penguins Down Jets – Winning Streak at 8

PITTSBURGH — Olli Maatta and Matt Cullen scored 11 seconds apart in the first period, Matt Murray stopped 33 shots and the surging Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-0 on Friday night for their eighth straight victory. Maatta picked up his first goal since last March when his power-play goal beat Connor Hellebuyck 14:19 into the first period and Cullen added his fourth when Zach Aston-Reese’s centring pass went airborne and caromed off Cullen’s left shoulder and into the net. Dominik S...
Tags: Washington, Sport, Dallas, Jets, Penguins, Hockey, NHL, Pittsburgh, Murray, Simon, Blackhawks, Winnipeg, Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins, Winnipeg Jets, Mike Sullivan