Winnipeg Ices Anaheim 5-3 - Recap
|Winnipeg Ices Anaheim 5-3 - Recap|
The Jets beat Anaheim 5-3 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Chris Mason's 33 saves.
Winnipeg was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Kyle Wellwood, Andrew Ladd, Blake Wheeler, Zach Bogosian, and Alex Burmistrov in the victory. Wellwood opened the scoring at 4:54 of the first period.
Chris Mason turned in a 33-save effort for the Jets.
Corey Perry (2) and Niklas Hagman scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Chris Mason.
Dan Ellis stopped 26 of 31 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 1-for-2, while the Ducks were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 36-31.
Winnipeg looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.