In-Game Notes: Mar. 14 vs. Boston Bruins

Boston Bruins at Winnipeg Jets

Thursday, March 14 — Bell MTS Place

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First Period: Game Summary | Event Summary
Second Period: Game Summary | Event Summary

Scoring Summary
Boston Bruins 1 1 1   3
Winnipeg Jets 2 0 2   4
Shots By Period
Boston Bruins 11 19 9   39
Winnipeg Jets 12 7 5   24
Special Teams
Boston Bruins 0/1 0 1/2 0 4
Winnipeg Jets 1/2 3 1/1 1 2

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
1 1:08 WPG Blake Wheeler (20) Patrik Laine (18) Mark Scheifele (44) EV 1-0
From the right wall, Mark Scheifele sent a pass across the ice to Patrik Laine at the top of the left circle. Laine one-timed a slap shot that beat Tuuka Rask, but hit the crossbar.  The rebound bounced in the air to Blake Wheeler at the side of the crease who knocked it in. 
1 11:24 WPG Mark Scheifele (33) Patrik Laine (19) Blake Wheeler (66) PP 2-0
While on the power play, Blake Wheeler sent a pass across the ice to Patrik Laine on the left side. Laine moved into the circle before sliding a pass to Mark Scheifele to the right of the crease where Scheifele redirected the puck behind Risk and in.
1 17:23 BOS Charlie McAvoy (6) David Krejci (42)   EV 2-1
David Krejci gathered the puck near the top of the left circle and fed Charlie McAvoy, who moved into the slot and fired a wrist shot off the inside of the post and in. 
2 10:00 BOS Joakim Nordstrom (6) Noel Acciari (6) Sean Kuraly (12) EV 2-2
Sean Kuraly fired a shot from the right circle that was stopped by Hellebuyck.  Noel Acciari gathered the rebound at the top of the crease and let a shot go that was stopped, but the puck went to Joakim Nordstrom at the right of crease. Nordstrom was stopped by the left pad of Hellebuyck on his first chance, but banged in the rebound. 
3 7:38 WPG Jacob Trouba (6) Mark Scheifele (45)   EV 3-2
Mark Scheifele carried the puck into the Bruins zone and sent a pass to a streaking Jacob Trouba, who kicked the puck from his skate to his stick before firing the puck through the legs of Rask and in. 
3 13:02 WPG Nikolaj Ehlers (18) Unassisted   EV 4-2
With the puck bouncing in the slot, Bruins forward Danton Heinen had the puck go off his skate right to Nikolaj Ehlers, who quickly snapped a shot over the glove of Rask and in. 
3 17:04 BOS Charlie Coyle (11) Zdeno Chara (7) David Krejci (43) EV 4-3
David Krejci sent a pass back to Zdeno Chara at the left point. Chara one-timed a slap shot that was redirected by Charlie Coyle at the top of the crease and beat Connor Hellebuyck. 
Jets Notes
  • Improve to 23-9-4 at Bell MTS Place and 41-25-4 overall.
  • Improve to 1-1-0 on their current three-game homestand.
  • Are now 25-8-3 this season when scoring first.
  • Are now 15-1-1 this season when tied after the second period.
  • Tonight was the first regulation home win by Winnipeg over Boston since Dec.19/14 (2-1W)
  • Finished 1-for-2 on the power play and have scored with the man-advantage in consecutive games.
Player Notes

Ben Chiarot

  • Led the Jets with five blocked shots tonight, tying a season-high.

Kevin Hayes

  • Tied for the team-high with three shots tonight.

Patrik Laine

  • Had two assists in the first period for his second multi-assist game of the season.

Mark Scheifele

  • Had a goal and two assists to end a four-game pointless streak.
  • Has three points in each the past three games in which he has registered a point.

Jacob Trouba

  • Led the Jets in ice time tonight with 25:05.

Blake Wheeler

  • Had a goal and an assist in the first period and has 18 points in his past 11 games (8G, 10A).

Nikolaj Ehlers

  • Scored his 18th goal of the season and fourth GWG of the season.

Connor Hellebuyck

  • Stopped 36 shots for his 29th win of the season (29-20-2).