Winnipeg Ices Edmonton 3-2 - Recap
|Winnipeg Ices Edmonton 3-2 - Recap|
Jacob Trouba scored twice to lead the Jets over Edmonton 3-2 on Saturday at MTS Centre.
The Jets were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Jacob Trouba (2) and Mark Scheifele in the victory. Trouba opened the scoring at 5:48 of the third period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 20-save effort for the Jets.
Edmonton got goals from David Perron and Jordan Eberle in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 36 of 39 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 39-22.
Winnipeg heads into a battle against the Ducks. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.