In-Game Notes: Oct. 20 vs. Arizona Coyotes

Arizona Coyotes at Winnipeg Jets

Saturday, Oct. 20 — 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
Arizona Coyotes 1 0 2 3
Winnipeg Jets 1 2 2 5
Shots By Period
Arizona Coyotes 16 10 18 45
Winnipeg Jets 6 16 10 32
Special Teams
Arizona Coyotes 0/4 9 2/3 0 8
Winnipeg Jets 1/3 11 4/4 0 10

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
1 15:37 ARI Christian Fischer (1) Oliver Ekman-Larsson (2) Nick Cousins (2) EV 1-0
Nick Cousins won the face-off to Oliver Ekman-Larsson at the left point. Ekman-Larsson faked a shot, moved to the left circle, and fed Christian Fischer at the left of the crease. Fischer moved to the front of the net, around Laurent Brossoit and slid the puck in.
1 19:16 WPG Adam Lowry (4) Josh Morrissey (6) Jacob Trouba (3) EV 1-1
Josh Morrissey sent a wrist shot from the left point that was redirected by Adam Lowry past the blocker of Antti Raanta and in.
2 14:28 WPG Tyler Myers (1) Jacob Trouba (4) EV 2-1
Jacob Trouba found Tyler Myers on the left wall.  Myers moved into the left circle and snapped a shot over the glove of Antti Raanta, just under the crossbar and in.
2 17:34 WPG Josh Morrissey (1) Mark Scheifele (3) Kyle Connor (2) PP 3-1
Kyle Connor dropped a pass between his legs to Mark Scheifele behind the Coyotes net.  Scheifele took the puck to the left corner then fed Josh Morrissey in the slot. Morrissey one-timed a shot under the pads of Antti Raanta and in.
3 3:50 ARI Clayton Keller (2) Oliver Ekman-Larsson (3) Derek Stepan (1) EV 3-2
Clayton Keller carried the puck over the Jets blueline and sent a pass across to Oliver Ekman-Larsson, who returned the pass back to Keller in the right circle where Keller one-timed a slap shot over the glove of Laurent Brossoit and in.
3 5:36 WPG Mathieu Perreault (1) Jacob Trouba (5) Jack Roslovic (2) EV 4-2
Jack Roslovic dropped the puck to Jacob Trouba at the right point.  Trouba took the puck down the behind the Coyotes net into the left corner before feeding Mathieu Perreault in the slot. Perreault one-timed a slap shot over the glove of Raanta and in.
3 11:53 ARI Clayton Keller (3) Oliver Ekman-Larsson (4) EV 4-3
Oliver Ekman-Larsson found Clayton Keller at the Jets blueline.  Keller moved into the right circle before snapping a shot over the blocker of Brossoit and in.
3 19:18 WPG Blake Wheeler (2) Kyle Connor (3) Tyler Myers (1) EV/EN 5-3
Kyle Connor flipped the puck off the glass and into the Arizona zone where Blake Wheeler out-raced Oliver Ekman-Larsson to the loose puck and slid it into the empty net.
Jets Notes
  • Were outshot 45-32 tonight.  Winnipeg has been out shot in six of their eight games so far this season.
  • The Jets improve to 3-0-1 on their current six-game homestand and 5-2-1 overall.
  • Winnipeg was a perfect 4-for-4 on the penalty kill and have killed off six consecutive penalties during the past two games.
Player Notes

Dustin Byfuglien

  • Led the Jets in ice time today with 23:58.

Adam Lowry

  • Has three goals in his last three games after scoring in the first period.
  • Is now tied with Kyle Connor for the team lead with four goals this season.
  • Won 12-of-19 faceoffs in the game.

Josh Morrissey

  • Has four assists in his last four games after assisting Adam Lowry’s first period goal.
  • Now leads the team with six assists this season and is tied with Kyle Connor for the team-lead in points with seven.
  • Scored in the second period for his first goal of the season and second multi-point game in his last four games.

Tyler Myers

  • Scored in the second period for his first goal and point of the season and added an assist on Blake Wheeler’s third period goal.

Brandon Tanev

  • Had a team high six hits in the game and leads the Jets with 30 hits on the season.

Jacob Trouba

  • Had three assists tonight. It’s his first multi-point game of the season.
  • Trouba’s three-assists are a career-high and ties his career-high for points in a game.

Laurent Brossoit

  • Stopped 42-of-45 shots to improve to 2-0-0 on the season.
  • Brossoit has allowed just four goals on 88 shots (.955 SV%) in his first two games of the season.

Blake Wheeler 

  • Scored his second goal of the season and first since the opening game of the season tonight.

Kyle Connor

  • Registered a pair of assists tonight and is tied with Josh Morrissey for the team-lead in points with seven. (4G, 3A)

Mathieu Perreault

  • Scored his first goal of the season.

Ben Chiarot

  • Led the Jets with five blocked shots.