In-Game Notes: Mar. 28 vs. New York Islanders

New York Islanders at Winnipeg Jets

Thursday, March 28 — Bell MTS Place

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

Scoring Summary
New York Islanders 1 1 3   5
Winnipeg Jets 2 1 1   4
Shots By Period
New York Islanders 12 17 12   44
Winnipeg Jets 17 8 11   37
Special Teams
New York Islanders 1/4 8 3/4 1 8
Winnipeg Jets 1/4 10 3/4 0 8

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
1 :13 WPG Adam Lowry (10) Brandon Tanev (13) Nathan Beaulieu (8) EV 1-0
Brandon Tanev took the puck behind the Islander net and tried a wrap around that was stopped by Thomas Griess. The rebound bounced to the top of the crease where it bounced off the skate of Adam Lowry and in.  
1 6:11 WPG Adam Lowry (11) Jacob Trouba (39) Brandon Tanev (14) EV 2-0
Brandon Tanev carried the puck down the right wall before sending a pass back to Jacob Trouba, who one-timed a slap shot that was redirected by Adam Lowry at the top of the crease 
1 10:19 NYI Mathew Barzal (18) Jordan Eberle (18)   EV 2-1
From just inside the Jets blueline, Jordan Eberle fed a streaking Mathew Barzal, who moved into the slot before snapping a shot blocker side on Connor Hellebuyck and in. 
2 3:46 WPG Brandon Tanev (14) Nathan Beaulieu (9) Adam Lowry (10) EV 3-1
Nathan Beaulieu took a drop pass from Adam Lowry at right point and moved across the ice to the top of the left circle before dropping a pass to Brandon Tanev. He moved into the slot and snapped a shot over the glove of Griess and in. 
2 6:06 NYI Anders Lee (28) Ryan Pulock (26) Josh Bailey (38) PP 3-2
While on a 5-on-3 power play, Josh Bailey fed Ryan Pulock, who one-timed a slap shot that was redirected by Anders Lee at the top of the crease and beat Hellebuyck blocker side. 
3 6:46 WPG Mark Scheifele (36) Jacob Trouba (40) Blake Wheeler (69) PP 4-2
While on the power play, Blake Wheeler fed Jacob Trouba at the point. He one-timed a slap shot that was redirected by Mark Scheifele in the slot over the blocker of Griess and in.
3 7:49 NYI Jordan Eberle (16) Ryan Pulock (27) Adam Pelech (14) EV 4-3
Adam Pelech fed Ryan Pulock in the right circle who let a shot go that was stopped by the right pad of Hellebuyck, but the rebound bounced to Jordan Eberle at the top of the crease who knocked it in. 
3 18:14 NYI Casey Cizikas (20) Anthony Beauvillier (9) Ryan Pulock (28) EV 4-4
Ryan Pulock took a shot from the right point that was redirected by Anthony Beauvillier that Hellebuyck got a piece of, but the puck trickled into the crease where Casey Cizikas knocked it in. 
3 18:47 NYI Jordan Eberle (17) Mathew Barzal (43) Anders Lee (21) EV 5-4
From behind the Jets net, Mathew Barzal fed Jordan Eberle in the left circle. He faked a shot then moved to the top of the crease before firing a shot over Hellebuyck and in. 
Jets Notes
  • Fall to 45-28-4 on the season, and 25-11-4 at Bell MTS Place. 
  • Are 1-2-0 on their current four-game homestand.
  • Were outshot 44-37 tonight.  Jets have been outshot in five of their past seven games overall, and 11 of their past 12 home games.  
  • Gave up over 40 shots in a game for the 14th time this season.
  • Went 1-for-4 on the power play and have a power play goal in nine of their past 10 games against the Islanders. (10-for-38 26.3%)
  • Fall to 29-9-3 this season when scoring first.
  • Fall to 24-5-3 this season when leading after the second period.
  • Had 17 shots in the first period, which is their third most this season.
Player Notes

Nathan Beaulieu

  • Had his second assist of the game in the second period to record his second multi-assist game as a member of the Jets (Mar. 3 at CBJ 5-2 W).

Ben Chiarot

  • Played in his 300th NHL game tonight.
  • Led the Jets with five hits.

Bryan Little

  • Won seven of nine faceoffs tonight.

Adam Lowry

  • Scored twice in the first period to end a nine-game goalless streak.
  • Tallied his second multi-goal game of the season (Oct. 16 vs. EDM 5-4 OTL).
  • Had an assist in the second period for his first three-point game of the season.

Mark Scheifele

  • Scored his team-leading 36th goal of the season.
  • Won seven of eight faceoffs through the second period.

Brandon Tanev

  • Assisted both of Lowry’s goals for his first points in eight games.
  • Registered his first multi-assist game of the season.
  • Scored in the second period for the second three-point game of his career.
  • Led the Jets with a career-high six shots.
  • Led the Jets with five hits.

Jacob Trouba

  • Registered two assists to give him 40 on the season. 
  • Has seven assists in his past six games.
  • Led the Jets with 25:21 TOI.
  • Led the Jets with two blocked shots.

Blake Wheeler

  • Assisted on Mark Scheifele’s third period goal, tying him with Marc Savard for most-assists in a season in franchise history with 69.