Jets Down Florida 3-2 - Match Report
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 38 of 40 shots fired at him by Florida, as the Jets skated to a 3-2 victory Friday at BB&T Center.
Winnipeg won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Winnipeg got goals from Andrew Ladd, Blake Wheeler, and Dustin Byfuglien in the victory. Ladd opened the scoring at 2:35 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 38-save effort for the Jets.
Florida got goals from Shawn Matthias and Jonathan Huberdeau in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jacob Markstrom stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 0-for-1, while the Panthers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 40-28.
Winnipeg looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.