Latest Kyle Connor News

MacKinnon leads Avalanche to 4-0 win at Winnipeg

Nov. 13, 2019 12:28 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Adam Werner had no time to think about his hockey dream coming true. Werner made 40 saves in his unexpected NHL debut and Nathan MacKinnon finished with two goals and two assists as the Colorado Avalanche extended their winning streak to three games with a 4-0 victory over the...

Mark Scheifele scores in OT, Jets beat Stars 3-2

Nov. 10, 2019 7:07 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Mark Scheifele decided to shoot the puck instead of passing it. He made the right choice, scoring 21 seconds into overtime to give the Winnipeg Jets a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Sunday. Scheifele went in on a 2-on-1 with Kyle Connor, kept the puck and beat Anton Khudobin...

Kyle Connor has goal and assist, Jets beat Canucks 4-1

Nov. 9, 2019 12:59 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-1 on Friday night. Connor Hellebuyck made 31 saves for his ninth consecutive victory over the Canucks. Jack Roslovic, Mark Scheifele and Adam Lowry also scored to help the Jets improve to 3-0-1...

Kucherov scores, Lightning beat Sabres 3-2 in Sweden

Nov. 9, 2019 12:15 AM EST

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nikita Kucherov scored and Andrei Vasilevskiy made 20 saves to help the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Friday night in the first of their two regular-season games in the Swedish capital. They will meet again Saturday night at Ericsson Globe in the NHL Global Series....

Jets rally to beat Golden Knights 4-3 in OT on Connor's goal

Nov. 3, 2019 2:08 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kyle Connor had another big night in Vegas. The 22-year-old left wing scored 3:22 into overtime to give the Winnipeg Jets a 4-3 comeback victory over the Golden Knights on Saturday. Connor leads the Jets in scoring against Vegas with 12 points in seven career games. It was his seventh goal...

Hellebuyck's 51 saves lead Jets past Sharks 3-2

Nov. 2, 2019 2:06 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The slumping San Jose Sharks outplayed the Winnipeg Jets everywhere but in goal. Connor Hellebuyck made 51 saves to hold off a furious San Jose attack and Nikolaj Ehlers scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:24 left to send the Jets to a 3-2 victory over the Sharks on Friday night....

Little lifts Jets past Flames 2-1 in OT in Heritage Classic

Oct. 27, 2019 3:15 AM EDT

REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Bryan Little picked a big stage to get his first goal of the season. Little scored at 3:04 of overtime to give the Winnipeg Jets a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night in the Heritage Classic outdoor game. Little scored off a 2-on-1 with Kyle Connor, tucking the...

Kopitar scores in 3rd, Kings beat Jets 3-2

Oct. 23, 2019 1:52 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Los Angeles coach Todd McLellan was all praises for goalie Jonathan Quick after the Kings' latest win. Quick finished with 26 saves and helped the Kings shut down all five Winnipeg power plays in a 3-2 win over the Jets on Tuesday night. "We saw what we expect to see from him on a...

Wild win for 2nd time this season, beat Canadiens 4-3

Oct. 20, 2019 11:41 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Zach Parise scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and the Minnesota Wild won their second game of the season, beating the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Sunday. Jason Zucker, Marcus Foligno and Brad Hunt also scored for Minnesota, which matched its highest goal total...

Jets snap 3-game losing streak, beat Oilers in shootout

Oct. 20, 2019 11:26 PM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Connor Hellebuyck's first shutout of the season couldn't have come at a better time for the Winnipeg Jets. Kyle Connor and Patrik Laine scored in the shootout and the Jets snapped a three-game losing skid with a 1-0 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday night. "I wasn't trying to...