Vancouver Skates Past Winnipeg 3-2 - Recap
|Vancouver Skates Past Winnipeg 3-2 - Recap|
The Jets came up short Wednesday against the Canucks, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
The Canucks were a +131 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
The win was clinched by Chris Higgins, who beat Ondrej Pavelec in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Vancouver. Vancouver got goals from Alexandre Burrows (2) in the victory. Burrows opened the scoring at 15:38 of the second period.
Eddie Lack turned in a 32-save effort for the Canucks.
Andrew Ladd and Michael Frolik scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Eddie Lack.
Winnipeg got a 31-stop effort from Ondrej Pavelec in the loss.
On the power play, Vancouver went 0-for-5, while the Jets were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 34-33.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.