Jets extend lead in Central with 3-2 win over Kings
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Winnipeg is tied for the most goals scored in March, but the Jets are also proving that they are just as tough in close games.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Kevin Hayes' first goal with the Jets was far from smooth or pretty. It certainly got the job done, though.
Hayes scored late in the third period of his second game...
Roslovic gets 1st hat trick, Jets rout Ducks 9-3
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jack Roslovic is glad he's a quick healer.
Roslovic had his first career hat trick as the Winnipeg Jets scored a franchise-record six goals in the first period on their way to a 9-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night.
Roslovic had left the morning skate because of cramps and was a game-time decision. But the third-year forward rebounded to score three power-play goals and add an assist.
Wheeler, Scheifele help Jets beat Avalanche 7-4
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — All that Winnipeg firepower was on full display Tuesday night.
Blake Wheeler had a goal and three assists as the Jets scored on 33 percent of their shots in a 7-4 victory over the Colorado Avalanche.
Mathieu Perreault, Kyle Connor, Bryan Little, Andrew Copp, Mark Scheifele and Jacob Trouba also scored for Winnipeg, which converted three of four power-play opportunities. Trouba, Scheifele and Tyler Myers each had two assists.
Kyle Connor ends drought, Jets beat Stars 5-1
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Kyle Connor ended a 10-game pointless streak with a goal to help the Winnipeg Jets beat the Dallas Stars 5-1 on Sunday.
Adam Lowry, Tyler Myers, Bryan Little and Josh Morrissey, with an empty-net goal, also scored. Morrissey added an assist, Jacob Trouba had two, and Connor Hellebuyck made 26 saves.
"Nothing's really changed too much from my game," Connor said. "I thought I was a little quicker tonight, played with lots of speed."
Connor scores twice for Jets, Blackhawks drop 8th straight
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Kyle Connor wasn't too disappointed about falling short of his first career hat trick.
The third-year forward scored twice as the Winnipeg Jets beat Chicago 6-3 on Tuesday night to give the Blackhawks their eighth straight loss.
Connor nearly had another goal late in the second period when Chicago goalie Cam Ward made an arcing glove grab. He had other opportunities, too.
Jets get 3 on power play, rout Flyers 7-1
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Josh Morrissey scored one of Winnipeg's three power-play goals and the Jets got goals from seven players while routing the Philadelphia Flyers 7-1 on Sunday.
Kyle Connor, Brandon Tanev, Dustin Byfuglien, Blake Wheeler, Bryan Little and Tyler Myers also scored for Winnipeg (18-9-2).
Mark Scheifele assisted on all three of Winnipeg's second-period goals, and Nikolaj Ehlers and Patrik Laine each had two assists.
Jakub Voracek scored his eighth goal for the Flyers (12-13-3).
Jets get 3 on power play, rout Flyers 7-1
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Josh Morrissey didn't let a two-game absence affect his play. Not that much of anything was going to slow the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday.
Morrissey returned from a lower-body injury and scored one of Winnipeg's three power-play goals, and the Jets got goals from seven players while routing the Philadelphia Flyers 7-1.
Backup goalie Brossoit, balanced Jets top Coyotes 5-3
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jacob Trouba was glad to see some different names on the scoresheet.
Tyler Myers, Josh Morrissey and Mathieu Perreault each recorded their first goals of the season as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Arizona Coyotes 5-3 on Saturday.
Trouba added a career-high three assists, while Adam Lowry scored his fourth goal of the season and Blake Wheeler contributed an empty-netter. Morrissey and Kyle Connor, who had two assists, are tied for the team lead in points with seven.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The young Winnipeg Jets have grown up fast this postseason, so quickly that now they are headed to the first Western Conference final in their short history after knocking off the NHL's best team in the regular season.
Tyler Myers and Paul Stastny scored 2:06 apart in the first period, and the Jets stunned the Nashville Predators 5-1 on Thursday night in their first Game 7 — continuing an amazing run for a team swept in its previous two playoff appearances.
Injury to Jets defenseman Tyler Myers after collision with Marcus Foligno causes mini-controversy
As soon as Marcus Foligno came off the ice Monday, Canadian reporters surrounded the Wild forward. They wanted to ask the Wild winger about his collision with Winnipeg defenseman Tyler Myers in Sundays Game 3, when Myers went down hard in front of the Jets bench and had to be helped off the ice.
Jets beat Wild 4-1 to take 2-0 series lead
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Minnesota Wild coach Bruce Boudreau is keeping it simple.
"You've got to win four," Boudreau said after the Winnipeg Jets beat the Wild 4-1 on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference first-round series.
Kyle Connor scores 2 goals, Jets rout Panthers 7-2
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Kyle Connor admitted he had a chip on his shoulder after he was demoted from the Winnipeg Jets' top line.
Now that the rookie is back up with center Mark Scheifele and right winger Blake Wheeler, he wants to show that's where he belongs.
He did Sunday night.
Connor scored twice, Wheeler and defenseman Tyler Myers each had three assists and the Jets beat the Florida Panthers 7-2 to take the Central Division lead.
Myers’ OT goal lifts Jets to 4-3 win over Capitals
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Tyler Myers could sense his Winnipeg Jets teammates struggling to fight after getting down by two goals to the Washington Capitals.
Then came the pushback: Bryan Little scored to make it a one-goal game midway through the third period and Mark Scheifele supplied his second of the night with 15 seconds left to send it into overtime.
Ehlers scores 2, Tanev nets winner as Jets top Predators 6-4
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brandon Tanev's first goal in almost two months came at a perfect time for the Jets.
Tanev snapped a third-period tie with 1:26 left, sending Winnipeg to a 6-4 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night.
Nikolaj Ehlers had two goals and Adam Lowry, Patrik Laine and Blake Wheeler also scored for the Jets. Tyler Myers added three assists and Connor Hellebuyck made 30 saves.
David Pastrnak scores 4th of season, Boston beats Jets 4-1
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Boston's David Pastrnak is ready to go home after taking two of three games on a season-opening road trip.
The 20-year-old Pastrnak scored the eventual game-winner on Monday night as the Bruins ended their road swing with a 4-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets.
"We're excited to get back and see our fans," Pastrnak said. "We can't wait to play in the Garden."