In-Game Notes: Mar. 16 vs. Calgary Flames

Calgary Flames at Winnipeg Jets

Saturday, March 16 — 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
Calgary Flames 0 1 0   1
Winnipeg Jets 1 1 0   2
Shots By Period
Calgary Flames 7 6 14   28
Winnipeg Jets 7 10 3   21
Special Teams
Calgary Flames 0/3 5 3/4 1 8
Winnipeg Jets 1/4 7 3/3 0 6

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
1 19:51 WPG Mark Scheifele (34) Ben Chiarot (15) Blake Wheeler (67) EV 1-0
Blake Wheeler passed to Ben Chiarot on the left wall.  Chiarot carried the puck down to the bottom of the left circle before sliding a pass to Mark Scheifele at the top of the crease. Scheifele fired it over the glove of Mike Smith and in. 
2 7:16 CGY Mark Jankowski (11) Elias Lindholm (50) Mark Giordano (53) SH 1-1
While shorthanded, Elias Lindholm carried the puck down the right side into the Jets zone, passed to a trailing Mark Giordano, who gave it back to Lindholm in the right circle. Lindholm sent a pass to Mark Jankowski at the top of the crease and he redirected the puck past Connor Hellebuyck and in. 
2 10:18 WPG Mathieu Perreault (14) Jack Roslovic (14) Tyler Myers (18) PP 2-1
While on the power play, Kevin Hayes sent a pass back to Tyler Myers, who snapped a shot that was stopped by Mike Smith. The rebound dropped at the top of the crease and Mathieu Perreault lifted a backhand over Smith and in.
Jets Notes
  • Improve to 24-9-4 at Bell MTS Place and finished their three-game homestand at 2-1-0. 
  • Went 1-for-4 on the power play tonight and have now scored on the power play in five consecutive home games. (5-for-16)
  • Jets penalty kill went a perfect 3-for-3 tonight and are now 13-for-13 in their last five games against the Flames.
  • With the Jets win, the home teams have now won 10 of the last 13 games between the Flames and Jets.
  • Improve to 17-6-4 in one-goal games this season.
  • Improve to 21-4-3 this season when leading after the second period.
  • Improve to 26-8-3 this season when scoring first.
Player Notes

Ben Chiarot

  • Assisted Mark Scheifele’s goal and has an assist in every other game since Feb. 22 at VGK – a span of 11 games.
  • Tied for the team-high with five hits tonight.

Kevin Hayes

  • Was assessed a minor penalty in the first period to reach 100 penalty minutes for his NHL career.
  • Won six-of-nine (66.7%) faceoffs tonight.

Mathieu Perreault

  • Scored in the second period and has three goals in his past four games.
  • Registered his third game-winning goal of the season. 
  • Tied for the team-high with five hits  tonight. 

Mark Scheifele

  • Scored his team-leading 34th goal in the first period and has scored in back-to-back games.
  • Led the Jets with three shots tonight.

Jack Roslovic

  • Assisted Perreault’s second period goal and has four assists in his past five games.

Jacob Trouba

  • Led the Jets in ice time tonight with 24:16.

Blake Wheeler

  • Notched his team-leading 67th assist in the first period and is one assist away from matching a career high for assists in a season.
  • Has a point in 53 of 71 games he’s played this season. 

Connor Hellebuyck 

  • Stopped 27-of-28 shots to pick up his 30th win of the season and improve to 30-20-2 on the year.
  • It’s the 11th time this season Hellebuyck has allowed just one goal in a game.