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Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) makes a save as Dmitry Kulikov (7) and Neal Pionk (4) defend against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period of an NHL hockey game Friday, March 6, 2020, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)

Hellebuyck gets 6th shutout, Jets top Golden Knights 4-0

Mar. 7, 2020 12:16 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Connor Hellebuyck made 29 saves for his league-leading sixth shutout of the season, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-0 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday night. Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers each had a goal and an assist, Kyle Connor got his team-leading 36th goal...

Winnipeg Jets' Kyle Connor (81) scores on Buffalo Sabres goaltender Carter Hutton (40) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, March 3, 2020 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (Fred Greenslade/The Canadian Press via AP)

Connor registers 3-point game, Jets beat Sabres 3-1

Mar. 4, 2020 12:26 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Forward Kyle Connor had two goals and an assist to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. Connor scored on the power play and at even strength, and he set up a short-handed goal. He reached a career high 35 regular-season goals when he...

Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck celebrates a 3-0 shutout against the Washington Capitals in an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 27. 2020, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)

Hellebuyck makes 34 saves to lead Jets past Capitals 3-0

Feb. 28, 2020 12:28 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Connor Hellebuyck stopped 34 shots for his fifth shutout of the season, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-0 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night. Dmitry Kulikov, Kyle Connor and Mark Scheifele scored for Winnipeg, which killed off three penalties and is 16 of 16...

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, celebrates his goal, next to Winnipeg Jets defenseman Nathan Beaulieu (88) and center Andrew Copp (9) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Ovechkin scores 701st, shootout winner as Capitals beat Jets

Feb. 25, 2020 10:59 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin began the night being celebrated for what he's best at. He ended it doing something much more rare. Ovechkin scored his 701st goal minutes after being honored for 700 and added the shootout winner to help the Washington Capitals beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 Tuesday for their...

Winnipeg Jets' Mason Appleton (82) celebrates his goal against the Chicago Blackhawks during the second period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (Fred Greenslade/The Canadian Press via AP)

Beaulieu's 1st goal of season lifts Jets over Blackhawks 3-2

Feb. 17, 2020 1:31 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Nathan Beaulieu's first goal of the season early in the third period sent the Winnipeg Jets past the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Sunday night. Playing in his 27th game of an injury-riddled campaign, the defenseman fired a one-timer from the point that hit a Chicago player and got by...

Winnipeg Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers (27) and San Jose Sharks' Brenden Dillon (4) collide as Sharks' Evander Kane (9) skates by during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)

Karlsson, Meier rally Sharks past Jets 3-2

Feb. 14, 2020 11:42 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Melker Karlsson and Timo Meier scored in an 89-second span in the third period to lift the San Jose Sharks to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night. Marcus Sorensen also scored for the Sharks, who are 4-3-0 in their last seven games. Aaron Dell made 29 saves for San...

Winnipeg Jets' Kyle Connor (81) celebrates his short-handed goal against the Chicago Blackhawks with Andrew Copp (9) during second period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020. (Fred Greenslade/The Canadian Press via AP)

Jets use 4-goal third period to rally past Blackhawks 5-2

Feb. 9, 2020 11:16 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Andrew Copp had the go-ahead score in Winnipeg's four-goal third period, and the Jets rallied to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Sunday night. Copp gave Winnipeg a 3-2 lead when he beat Corey Crawford up high from in close with 6:33 left after taking a perfect pass from forward...

Winnipeg Jets' Patrik Laine (29) scores on Ottawa Senators' goaltender Marcus Hogberg (35) during third period NHL action in Winnipeg on Saturday Feb. 8, 2020. (Fred Greenslade/The Canadian Press via AP)

Laine's hat trick helps Jets beat Senators 5-2

Feb. 8, 2020 7:01 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Patrik Laine scored a hat trick with three power-play goals to propel the Winnipeg Jets to a 5-2 victory against the Ottawa Senators on Saturday. It was Laine's eighth career hat trick and gave the Jets points in four straight games after a five-game losing streak. “Gotta...