Winnipeg vs Calgary Recap - Jets Win 5-2
|Winnipeg vs Calgary Recap - Jets Win 5-2|
The Jets beat Calgary 5-2 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Ondrej Pavelec's 20 saves.
Winnipeg won as a -117 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Winnipeg got goals from Olli Jokinen, Dustin Byfuglien, Bryan Little, Mark Scheifele, and Jacob Trouba in the victory. Little opened the scoring at 5:01 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 20-save effort for the Jets.
Mark Giordano and Lance Bouma scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Reto Berra stopped 18 of 23 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 1-for-5, while the Flames were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 23-22.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act home to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Calgary, they head on the road to face Vancouver.