Chicago Falls 3-1 to Jets - Recap
|Chicago Falls 3-1 to Jets - Recap|
Winnipeg got a pair of goals from Blake Wheeler as the Jets skated to a 3-1 victory over Chicago on Sunday at United Center.
Winnipeg won as a +230 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Blake Wheeler (2) and Andrew Ladd each scored for the Jets in the victory. Wheeler opened the scoring for Winnipeg, finding the back of the net at 8:16 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Mark Stuart and Jacob Trouba.
Al Montoya turned in a 34-save effort for the Jets.
Chicago got a goal from Brandon Bollig in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Corey Crawford stopped 18 of 20 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 0-for-1, while the Blackhawks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Winnipeg 35-21 in the game.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act home to face Nashville looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Calgary.