In-Game Notes: Jan. 6 vs. Dallas Stars

Dallas Stars at Winnipeg Jets

Sunday, January 6 — Bell MTS Place

Game Links

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

Scoring Summary
Dallas Stars 0 1 0   1
Winnipeg Jets 0 2 3   5
Shots By Period
Dallas Stars 9 14 4   27
Winnipeg Jets 13 5 12   30
Special Teams
Dallas Stars 1/3 3 2/3 0 6
Winnipeg Jets 1/3 6 2/3 1 6

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
2 1:56 DAL Alexander Radulov (14) John Klingberg (13) Tyler Seguin (24) PP 1-0
While on the power play, John Klingberg let a shot go from the point that was redirected by Alexander Radulov at the top of the crease and beat Connor Hellebuyck. 
2 2:56 WPG Adam Lowry (7) Brandon Tanev (7) Mathieu Perreault (8) EV 1-1
From the right corner, Mathieu Perreault fed Adam Lowry in the right circle. Lowry’s first shot was stopped, but he found the rebound and fired the puck under the right arm of Ben Bishop and in. 
2 18:56 WPG Tyler Myers (4) Patrik Laine (8) Bryan Little (15) EV 2-1
Patrik Laine dropped the puck to Tyler Myers on the right wall.  Myers took the puck around the Dallas net and beat Ben Bishop on the wrap-around. 
3 1:15 WPG Kyle Connor (14) Blake Wheeler (45) Josh Morrissey (19) EV 3-1
Josh Morrissey let a shot go from the left point that hit Blake Wheeler.  The rebound bounced to Kyle Connor in the slot and he fired a wrist shot over the glove of Ben Bishop and in. 
3 16:30 WPG Josh Morrissey (5) Jacob Trouba (14) Mark Scheifele (28) SH/EN 4-1
While shorthanded and with the Dallas net empty, Josh Morrissey flipped the puck from behind his own goal line into the open net. 
3 19:42 WPG Bryan Little (7) Jack Roslovic (7) Jacob Trouba (15) PP 5-1
While on the power play, Jack Roslovic sent a pass from the left circle across to Bryan Little in the right circle. Little one-timed a shot past Ben Bishop and in. 
Jets Notes
  • Snap a two-game home losing streak with the win and improve to 14-6-2 at Bell MTS Place. 
  • Improve to 26-13-2 on the season, and move into first place in the Central Division with 54 points, one ahead of second place Nashville. 
  • Improve to 13-3-2 this season when leading after the second period.
  • Went 1-for-3 on the power play tonight, and are now 10-for-22 (45.4%) in their last seven home games. 
  • Improve to 3-2-0 in afternoon games this season, including 3-1-0 at home. 
  • Has scored five-or-more goals in a game 14 times this season, and are a perfect 14-0-0 when doing so this season.
Player Notes

Josh Morrissey

  • Led the Jets with five shots tonight.
  • Picked up his 19th assist of the season, which ties his career-high set last season. 
  • Scored his fifth goal of the season.
  • In five afternoon games this season, Morrissey has eight points (3G, 5A)

Tyler Myers

  • Scored in the second period to end a 10-game goalless drought.
  • Myers has six points (3G, 3A) in five afternoon games this season.

Mark Scheifele

  • Picked up his 28th assist of the season, to put him at 50 points.  It’s the fourth consecutive season Scheifele has reached 50 points. 

Jacob Trouba

  • Had two assists tonight to give him 15 on the season.  Trouba has reached 15 assists in each of his six seasons with the Jets. 
  • Led the Jets with four blocked shots and TOI with 24:33.

Kyle Connor

  • Scored his 14th goal of the season tonight, snapping a 10-game goalless drought. 

Bryan Little

  • Had a goal and assist tonight.  It’s the fifth multi-point game of the season for Little. 

Brendan Lemieux

  • Led the Jets with five hits. 

Jack Roslovic

  • Assisted on Bryan Little’s power play goal.  It was Roslovic’s first power play point as a member of the Winnipeg Jets.