Winnipeg Ices Toronto 5-2 - Recap
|Winnipeg Ices Toronto 5-2 - Recap|
Blake Wheeler scored twice to lead the Jets over Toronto 5-2 on Tuesday at MTS Centre.
Winnipeg won as a -109 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Winnipeg got goals from Blake Wheeler (2), Nik Antropov, Kyle Wellwood, and Evander Kane in the victory. Antropov opened the scoring at 6:06 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 24 of 26 Toronto shots in the victory.
Phil Kessel (2) scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
James Reimer stopped 24 of 28 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 34-26.
Winnipeg heads into a battle against the Rangers. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.