Carolina Falls 5-3 to Jets - Recap
|Carolina Falls 5-3 to Jets - Recap|
The Jets beat Carolina 5-3 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Chris Mason's 18 saves.
The Jets were a -110 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Jim Slater, Kyle Wellwood, Andrew Ladd, Evander Kane, and Alex Burmistrov each scored for the Jets in the victory. Burmistrov opened the scoring for Winnipeg, finding the back of the net at 12:32 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Zach Bogosian and Kyle Wellwood.
Chris Mason turned in a 18-save effort for the Jets.
Tuomo Ruutu, Jussi Jokinen, and Jeff Skinner scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Chris Mason.
Brian Boucher stopped 19 of 24 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 2-for-6, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-7 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg heads into a battle against the Rangers. Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.