Hurricanes Fall 4-3 Against Winnipeg - Game Recap
The Hurricanes came up short Thursday against the Jets, falling 4-3.
Winnipeg was favored by -155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Blake Wheeler, Dustin Byfuglien, Zach Bogosian, and Paul Postma in the victory. Bogosian opened the scoring at 12:13 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 24-save effort for the Jets.
Tuomo Ruutu (2) and Alexander Semin scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Justin Peters stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 6 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg outshot Carolina 31-27 in the game.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face Philadelphia.