Recap - Jets Defeat Boston 3-1
|Recap - Jets Defeat Boston 3-1|
Blake Wheeler scored a pair of goals against the Bruins as Winnipeg handed Boston a 3-1 defeat on Tuesday at MTS Centre.
Bettors who backed the Jets were rewarded as +140 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Blake Wheeler (2) and Evander Kane in the victory. Wheeler opened the scoring at 11:44 of the third period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 27-save effort for the Jets.
Brad Marchand scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Boston got a 22-stop effort from Tuukka Rask in the loss.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Boston went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 28-25.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Ottawa.