Jets Fall 2-1 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
|Jets Fall 2-1 Against Minnesota - Game Recap|
The Wild beat Winnipeg 2-1 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Josh Harding's 14 saves.
Minnesota was favored by -152 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Matt Cooke and Jonas Brodin each scored for the Wild in the victory. Brodin opened the scoring for Minnesota, finding the back of the net at 7:39 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Matt Cooke and Kyle Brodziak.
Josh Harding turned in a 14-save effort for the Wild.
Winnipeg got a goal from Bryan Little in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 28 of 30 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Minnesota went 0-for-6, while the Jets were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 30-15.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.