Jets Down Edmonton 5-4 - Match Report
Michael Frolik scored a pair of goals against the Oilers as Winnipeg handed Edmonton a 5-4 defeat on Tuesday at Rexall Place.
Bettors who backed the Jets were rewarded as +110 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Michael Frolik (2), Bryan Little, Mark Scheifele, and Jacob Trouba in the victory. Scheifele opened the scoring at 3:25 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 34-save effort for the Jets.
Edmonton got goals from Boyd Gordon, Ales Hemsky, Mike Brown, and Jesse Joensuu in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Edmonton got a 23-stop effort from Devan Dubnyk in the loss.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 38-28.
Winnipeg looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track at Vancouver.