In-Game Notes: Oct. 16 vs. Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton Oilers at Winnipeg Jets

Tuesday, Oct. 16 — Bell MTS Place

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Line Chart | Game LiveGame Summary | Event Summary | Play-By-Play
First Period: Game Summary | Event Summary
Second Period: Game Summary | Event Summary

Scoring Summary
Edmonton Oilers 1 0 3 1 5
Winnipeg Jets 3 1 0 0 4
Shots By Period
Edmonton Oilers 12 13 10 1 35
Winnipeg Jets 14 11 8 0 33
Special Teams
Edmonton Oilers 2/2 4 2/3 0 6
Winnipeg Jets 1/3 8 0/2 0 4

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
1 4:51 WPG Adam Lowry (2) Brandon Tanev (3) EV 1-0
Adam Lowry picked up the loose puck behind the Oilers net, spun away from a check in the right corner and drove to the front of the net, sliding the puck just inside the far post.
1 7:47 WPG Adam Lowry (3) Mathieu Perreault (1) Andrew Copp (1) EV 2-0
Mathieu Perreault fed Adam Lowry in the slot. Lowry let a wrist shot go that was stopped by Cam Talbot, but Lowry pounced on the rebound and slid it under Talbot and in.
1 12:49 EDM Connor McDavid (4) Leon Draisaitl (3) PP 2-1
While on the power play, Leon Draisaitl fed Connor McDavid on the left side at the Jets blueline.  McDavid got behind the Jets defence and cut towards the net, lifting a backhand over the glove of Connor Hellebuyck and in.
1 13:11 WPG Ben Chiarot (1) Nikolaj Ehlers (1) Dmitry Kulikov (1) EV 3-1
Nikolaj Ehlers took the puck from the right wall, cut across the ice, and dropped the puck to Ben Chiarot who one-timed a slap shot that beat Cam Talbot blocker side and in.
2 1:02 WPG Mark Scheifele (2) Patrik Laine (2) Josh Morrissey (5) PP 4-1
While on the power play, Patrik Laine one-timed a shot from the left circle that was stopped by Cam Talbot, but the rebound bounced to Mark Scheifele in the slot who snapped it in.
3 :18 EDM Ty Rattie (1) Connor McDavid (4) Oscar Klefbom (1) EV 4-2
Connor McDavid took the puck into the Jets zone, moved into the slot and fanned on a shot, but Ty Rattie picked it up and snapped the puck over the shoulder of Connor Hellebuyck and in.
3 2:28 EDM Connor McDavid (4) Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (2) Leon Draisaitl (4) PP 4-3
While on the power play, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins fired a shot from the slot that hit the post.  Nugent-Hopkins gathered the rebound and took a shot that was saved by Connor Hellebuyck but the rebound went to Connor McDavid at the bottom of the right circle who snapped it in.
3 13:39 EDM Jesse Puljujarvi (1) Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (3) Connor McDavid (5) EV 4-4
Connor McDavid slid a pass across to Ryan Nugent-Hopkins in the right circle.  Nugent-Hopkins then fired a pass across to Jesse Puljujarvi at the top of the crease who redirected it behind Connor Hellebuyck.
OT 1:25 EDM Darnell Nurse (1) Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (4) EV 5-4
Darnell Nurse took the puck from his own zone, skated to the Jets blueline and toe-dragged around a Jets defenseman before snapping a shot from the left circle blocker-side on Connor Hellebuyck and in.
Jets Notes
  • Jets fall in overtime for the first time this season.  Winnipeg lost 10 games in overtime or a shootout last season.
  • Winnipeg falls to 3-2-1 on the season.
  • Scored a season-high three times in the first period. The previous high was one, which they did Oct. 4 at STL and Oct. 9 vs. LAK.
  • Had 14 shots in the first period, which matches a season high from Oct. 9 vs. LAK for most shots in the first period of a game this season.
  • Took a 4-1 lead into the third period and lost 5-4.  It’s the first time the Jets have given up a three-goal lead since Jan.14, 2016 vs NSH in a 5-4 overtime win. (Led 4-1 in third period)
Player Notes

Ben Chiarot

  • Scored his first goal of the season in the first period. He didn’t score his first goal last season until Mar. 2 vs. DET.

Andrew Copp

  • Picked up his first point of the season with an assist on Adam Lowry’s second goal in the first period.

Nikolaj Ehlers

  • Assisted Ben Chiarot’s first period goal for his first point of the season, which ended a six-game pointless streak dating back to last season.

Dmitry Kulikov

  • Registered his first point of the season, assisting on Ben Chiarot’s first period goal.

Patrik Laine

  • Led the Jets with seven shots.
  • Assisted on Mark Scheifele’s power play goal in the second period.

Adam Lowry

  • Scored twice in the first period. His career high for goals in a game is two, which he had accomplished three times in his career prior to tonight.

Josh Morrissey

  • Had an assist on Mark Scheifele’s second period goal and now has five assists in his last five games.

Mathieu Perreault 

  • Picked up his first point of the season, assisting on Adam Lowry’s second goal in the first period.

Mark Scheifele

  • Led the Jets in ice time tonight with 23:43.

Brandon Tanev

  • Assisted Adam Lowry’s first goal. Tanev has three assists in six games this season after posting a career-high 10 assists in 61 games last season.
  • Had a game-high eight hits and leads the Jets with 22 hits this season.