Winnipeg 1, Los Angeles 0

Thursday, December 29, 2011 8:30 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Los Angeles 18-14-3-3 10-9-0-1 8-5-3-2 L1
Winnipeg 18-14-3-2 13-6-0-1 5-8-3-1 W2


Evander Kane scored at 1:09 of overtime and Chris Mason made 31 saves as the Winnipeg Jets posted a 1-0 home victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday.

Ron Hainsey and Blake Wheeler each notched an assist for Winnipeg, which has won 11 of its last 15 games at the MTS Centre.

Jonathan Bernier made the save on a Kane shot from the left faceoff circle. Following a mad scramble in the slot, Kane pulled the puck from his backhand to his forehand and tucked it around Bernier for his 18th goal of the season.

Mason, who did not face a shot in the overtime, made 13 saves in the first period, 12 in the second and six in the third en route to his 22nd career shutout and first this season.

Bernier stopped 26 shots for the Kings, who have earned at least one point in all five games under new coach Darryl Sutter (3-0-2). 

Top Game Performances

Los Angeles   Winnipeg
N/A Points Evander Kane 1
N/A Goals Evander Kane 1
N/A Assists Ron Hainsey 1
N/A Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Jonathan Bernier .963 Save Percentage Chris Mason 1.000
Jonathan Bernier 26 Saves Chris Mason 31

Team Stats Summary

Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Los Angeles 31 0 0-5 2-2 6 33
Winnipeg 27 1 0-2 5-5 12 22

Upcoming Games

  • Winnipeg will play its next game at home against Toronto. The Jets have a W/L % of .412 after a win and .550 after a loss.
  • Los Angeles will play its next game at home against Vancouver. The Kings have a W/L % of .444 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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