Winnipeg 3, Anaheim 2

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 10:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Winnipeg 23-23-1-4 12-10-0-4 11-13-1-0 W4
Anaheim 37-10-1-4 20-1-1-1 17-9-0-3 L1


Jets 3, Ducks 2: Evander Kane recorded a goal and an assist in his return from a hand injury as Winnipeg remained perfect under Paul Maurice and handed Anaheim its first regulation loss at home this season.

Blake Wheeler and captain Andrew Ladd also scored for the Jets, who improved to 4-0-0 since Maurice replaced Claude Noel behind the bench. Bryan Little notched a pair of assists and Ondrej Pavelec made 40 saves.

Defenseman Cam Fowler and Nick Bonino tallied for the Ducks, who had won 10 straight at home and fell to 20-1-2 overall at the Honda Center. Jonas Hiller allowed three goals on 11 shots before being replaced by Frederik Andersen, who stopped all 10 shots he faced.

Anaheim got on the board 3:59 into the contest as Fowler beat Pavelec with a blast from above the left faceoff circle during a power play. Wheeler forged a tie 1:20 later, firing a wrist shot from the right circle past the glove of Hiller, and Ladd scored from the doorstep with 1:24 left in the opening period to give Winnipeg a 2-1 edge.

Kane doubled the lead with 4:17 left in the second, racing down the left wing and ripping a shot past Hiller from the top of the left circle while short-handed. Bonino buried a rebound in the slot midway through the third, but the Ducks were unable to get the equalizer.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Ducks had won 19 of their previous 21 overall games. ... Kane had missed four games with a deep cut on his hand. ... Anaheim captain Ryan Getzlaf recorded an assist on Fowler's goal to extend his point streak eight games. He has collected five goals and seven assists during the run. 

Top Game Performances

Winnipeg   Anaheim
Evander Kane 2 Points Nick Bonino 1
Evander Kane 1 Goals Nick Bonino 1
Bryan Little 2 Assists Matt Beleskey 1
N/A Power Play Goals Cam Fowler 1
Evander Kane 1 Short Handed Goals N/A
Ondrej Pavelec .952 Save Percentage Frederik Andersen 1.000
Ondrej Pavelec 40 Saves Frederik Andersen 10

Team Stats Summary

Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Winnipeg 21 3 0-2 3-4 8 25
Anaheim 42 2 1-4 2-2 4 37

Upcoming Games

  • Anaheim will play its next game at home against Los Angeles. The Ducks have a W/L % of .784 after a win and .533 after a loss.
  • Winnipeg will play its next game on the road against San Jose. The Jets have a W/L % of .455 after a win and .448 after a loss.
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