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Pavelski scores on power play in OT, Stars beat Jets 3-2

Dec. 6, 2019 1:11 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars didn’t want to be in overtime after blowing a two-goal lead. Joe Pavelski didn’t mind because he’d been there before. Pavelski scored on the power play 2:02 into overtime and Dallas beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2. His third career overtime winner ended a...

Connor's goal and 2 assists help Jets beat struggling Stars

Dec. 4, 2019 12:28 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Patrik Laine is growing fond of playing the Dallas Stars. Kyle Connor had a goal and two assists, and Laine was one of four others with a goal and an assist as the Winnipeg Jets handed Dallas its fourth straight loss, 5-1 on Tuesday night. “I wish we played 82 against those...

Kings cool Jets’ November roll with 2-1 win

Dec. 1, 2019 2:27 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings made themselves at home in November. Even the Winnipeg Jets, who have been road warriors over the last month to set their own records, couldn’t find a way to disrupt the Kings’ flow on home ice. Joakim Ryan and Nikolai Prokhorkin each scored and the...

Red Wings acquire G Comrie from Coyotes for D Saarijarvi

Nov. 30, 2019 2:39 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings have acquired goaltender Eric Comrie in a trade with the Arizona Coyotes. Detroit sent minor league defenseman Vili Saarijarvi to Arizona in Saturday’s deal. The 24-year-old Comrie was 2-3 with a 4.21 goals-against average in five games over the previous three...

Hellebuyck, Jets stay hot with 3-0 win over Ducks

Nov. 29, 2019 8:21 PM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Much of the success the Winnipeg Jets have had this month has been the result of a high-powered offense. But when called on, goalie Connor Hellebuyck and a reconfigured defense can deliver. Hellebuyck made 24 saves for his second shutout, Neal Pionk had a power-play goal, and the...

Jets halt San Jose’s hot streak with 5-1 road win vs Sharks

Nov. 28, 2019 2:56 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks entered Wednesday night as the NHL’s hottest team until they were stopped cold by teenager David Gustafsson and the Winnipeg Jets. Gustafsson scored his first career goal and Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist as Winnipeg kept rolling along with a 5-1...

Copp's late goal lifts Jets to 4-3 win over Blue Jackets

Nov. 24, 2019 12:54 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jets coach Paul Maurice was thankful it wasn’t his team that made such an untimely mistake. Andrew Copp scored with 1:54 left to lift Winnipeg to a 4-3 victory over Columbus on Saturday night. Blue Jackets goalie Elvis Merzlikins tried to clear the puck up the middle of the...

Benn scores winner, Stars take 5th straight, 5-3 over Jets

Nov. 22, 2019 1:09 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jamie Benn used a lesson from his youth baseball days to help score the tiebreaking goal Thursday night. Benn backhanded the winner with 4:21 left, and the rolling Dallas Stars beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 after blowing a three-goal lead. "I wasn't having a very good game, and even started that...

Stamkos focused on team success, not personal milestones

Nov. 20, 2019 2:17 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos celebrated another milestone in a stellar career with grace and humility. The long-time captain of the Tampa Bay Lightning scored his 400th goal last weekend, joining an elite group that includes eight other active players — Alex Ovechkin, Patrick Marleau, Marian...

Hellebuyck's 38 saves lead Jets past Predators 2-1

Nov. 20, 2019 12:16 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Connor Hellebuyck saw a lot of shots and turned away all but one as Winnipeg skated to yet another road win. Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers scored, Hellebuyck made 38 saves and the Jets defeated the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Tuesday night. The teams are heading in opposite...