Carolina vs Winnipeg Recap - Hurricanes Win 3-1
|Carolina vs Winnipeg Recap - Hurricanes Win 3-1|
The Jets came up short Saturday against the Hurricanes, falling 3-1.
Carolina won as a +115 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jussi Jokinen, Alexander Semin, and Eric Staal each scored for the Hurricanes in the victory. Semin opened the scoring for Carolina, finding the back of the net at 1:06 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Tuomo Ruutu and Eric Staal.
Justin Peters turned in a 34-save effort for the Hurricanes.
Olli Jokinen scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Justin Peters.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Carolina scored 0 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Winnipeg went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 35-28.
Carolina heads into a battle against the Canadiens. Winnipeg, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.