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SportConnor has 3 points as Jets beat Red Wings 4-2

06:55  12 january  2019
06:55  12 january  2019 Source:   ap.org

Penguins top Jets 4-0 to run winning streak to 8

Penguins top Jets 4-0 to run winning streak to 8 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 centering pass went airborne and caromed off Cullen's left shoulder and into the net. Dominik Simon also scored for Pittsburgh, picking up his sixth of the season when what appeared to be a spectacular save by Hellebuyck was overturned on replay.

After reaching a major milestone, Bryan Little was having a hard time wrapping his head around it. Little scored the game-winning goal for his 500th career point and the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Detroit Red Wings 4 - 2 on Friday night. The 31-year-old Little began his NHL career in

Connor McDavid tallied a goal and an assist and Patrick Maroon scored to lift the Oilers to a 4 - 3 win against the Red Wings .

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) -- Kyle Connor had a goal and two assists as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Friday night.

Capitals rally in third to edge Red Wings 3-2

Capitals rally in third to edge Red Wings 3-2 Michal Kempny scored with 3:52 remaining, and the Washington Capitals snapped their three-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings. Tom Wilson and Travis Boyd also scored for the Capitals, who overcame another fruitless night for their power play and improved to 9-0-2 in their last 11 games against Detroit. Anthony Mantha and Filip Hronek scored for the Red Wings. The Capitals trailed 2-1 heading into the final period, but Boyd tied it off a pass from Alex Ovechkin. Goalie Jimmy Howard nearly made the save sliding from right to left, but the puck made it through.

Kyle Connor scored twice, and Mark Scheifele and Patrik Laine each had a goal and two assists in a Winnipeg's five-goal third period as the Jets beat With 28 seconds left on Eakin's hooking penalty, Myers fired a one-timer from the point through traffic and the puck appeared to tick off someone to

Patrik Laine scored twice, including the winner, as the Winnipeg Jets edged the Detroit Red Wings 4 - 3 on Friday night. Laine’s two point night extend his point scoring streak to seven games, where he has totalled eight goals and 13 points . Laine’s 33 goals this season move the Jets ’ sophomore into a

Bryan Little scored the game-winning goal for his 500th career point. Brandon Tanev and Blake Wheeler also scored for Winnipeg, and Wheeler added an assist.

BOX SCORE: JETS 4, RED WINGS 2

Laurent Brossoit made his 10th start of the season and stopped 33 shots for the Jets.

Luke Glendening had a short-handed goal and defenseman Dennis Cholowski scored on the power play for Detroit, which lost its third straight.

Jonathan Bernier made 23 saves for the struggling Red Wings, who are 1-7-2 in their last 10 games.

Winnipeg scored early and late in the first period to open a 2-0 lead.

Tanev got his 10th goal of the season 13 seconds into the first and Wheeler had his pass attempt redirected into the net off the stick of Red Wings veteran Thomas Vanek with two seconds left.

Boudreau on loss to Red Wings: 'Worst game we've played since I've been here'

Boudreau on loss to Red Wings: 'Worst game we've played since I've been here' Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau ripped his team on Saturday after the club lost 5-2 to the Detroit Red Wings. The Red Wings outshot the Wild 29-7 over the final 40 minutes, leading Boudreau to his harsh criticism. "That was the worst game that we've played since I've been here as coach," Boudreau said postgame. "Effort, compete, I don't know where it was. I don't know if they're still tired from this road trip or what have you, but I'm really disappointed in tonight's effort." "If your best players aren't your best players you aren't going to win a game," he added. "It's as simple as that.

Jack Johnson scored the shootout winner while Sergei Bobrovsky made 32 saves as the Blue Jackets beat the Red Wings , 2 -1.

Kyle Connor scored a pair of goals while Mark Scheifele and Patrik Laine each had a goal and two assists as the Jets scored five goals in the third period. Tyler Myers, Matt Hendricks and Nikolaj Ehlers rounded out the attack for Winnipeg, which won its fifth straight at home. Winnipeg-born forward Cody

Little made it 3-0 at 4:41 of the second with his ninth goal of the season - and 209th of his career - when his shot changed direction after hitting Detroit defenseman Mike Green, who was back after a 13-game absence due to a foot injury.

The 31-year-old Little began his NHL career in 2007-08 with the Atlanta Thrashers, who relocated to Winnipeg in 2011.

Little, Tanev, Connor and Mark Scheifele, who assisted on Wheeler's goal, all extended their point streaks to four games. Scheifele and Connor each have six points in that span. Little has five points and Tanev four.

Detroit got on the scoreboard at 10:03 of the second after Glendening and Filip Hronek went in on Brossoit by themselves. Hronek faked a shot and sent the puck to Glendening, who beat the netminder on the stick side.

Brossoit made a key save late in the second, smothering his glove over a puck that was behind him and heading toward the goal line.

Little scores in OT, Jets hand Ducks 11th straight loss

Little scores in OT, Jets hand Ducks 11th straight loss Bryan Little scored at 4:49 of overtime to give the Winnipeg Jets a 4-3 victory over Anaheim on Sunday night, extending the Ducks' losing streak to a franchise-record 11 games. Blake Wheeler, Patrik Laine and Ben Chiarot also scored for the Jets and Connor Hellebuyck made 28 saves.

Brodziak scored his first two goals of the season and star center Connor McDavid ran his point streak to seven games in McDavid has five goals and five assists for 10 points during his run. Jacob de la Rose Red Wings : Host Vancouver on Tuesday night. © 2018 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.

"I definitely have lot of respect for what they accomplished in their careers," said Price, the NHL leader in every key goaltending statistic this season "We found way to get a point and that was big for us. That got us in (the playoffs)." When Eller's shot from the left side trickled through Red Wings goalie

Cholowski made it 3-2 at 6:50 of the third when Niklas Kronwall fired a pass to him and Brossoit couldn't slide back in time to stop Cholowski's shot.

The Red Wings went on the power play with eight minutes remaining, but some blocked shots helped Brossoit and he also made some timely saves to kill off a delay-of-game penalty to Jacob Trouba.

Connor scored into an empty net with a minute remaining.

UP NEXT

Red Wings: Play at Minnesota on Saturday.

Jets: Host the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday.

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