Recap - Jets Defeat Carolina 4-3
|Recap - Jets Defeat Carolina 4-3|
The Hurricanes came up short Friday against the Jets, falling 4-3.
Bettors who backed the Jets were rewarded as +127 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Nik Antropov, Jim Slater, Kyle Wellwood, and Andrew Ladd in the victory. Antropov opened the scoring at 2:23 of the first period.
Chris Mason stopped 30 of 33 Carolina shots in the victory.
Eric Staal, Derek Joslin, and Brandon Sutter scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Chris Mason.
Cam Ward stopped 31 of 35 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 35-33.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face New Jersey.