Post-Game Notes: Nov. 23 vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets at Winnipeg Jets

Saturday, Nov. 23 — Bell MTS Place

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Scoring Summary
Columbus Blue Jackets 1 2 0 3
Winnipeg Jets 1 2 1 4
Shots By Period
Columbus Blue Jackets 11 17 7 35
Winnipeg Jets 10 9 12 31
Special Teams
Columbus Blue Jackets 3/5 10 1/1 0 6
Winnipeg Jets 0/3 5 2/5 0 10

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
1 4:59 CBJ Dubois (10) Jenner (2) Bjorkstrand (6) PP 0-1
Oliver Bjorkstrand fired a shot from the top of the circle that deflected off Boone Jenner and Laurent Brossoit. The puck bounced to the far side and Pierre-Luc Dubois potted the rebound past Brossoit for his 10th goal of the season.
1 8:23 WPG Wheeler (6) Roslovic (6) Kulikov (3) EV 1-1
Dmitry Kulikov passed the puck to a streaking Jack Roslovic, who flew down the right side of the ice. Roslovic quickly dished the puck to Blake Wheeler in the centre of the ice and he rifled a low shot five hole to beat Elvis Merzlikins.
2 5:15 WPG Ehlers (11) Wheeler (8) EV 2-1
Nikolaj Ehlers stripped Zach Werenski of the puck in the corner and quickly passed it to Blake Wheeler. Wheeler snapped a quick pass back to Ehlers, who fired it past a sprawled out Elvis Merzlikins.
2 6:30 CBJ Jones (2) Werenski (8) Atkinson (10) PP 2-2
Zach Werenski received a pass from Cam Atkinson. Werenski passed the puck over to Seth Jones for his one-timer blast that beat Laurent Brossoit.
2 7:17 CBJ Nyquist (4) Bjorkstrand (7) PP 2-3
Oliver Bjorkstrand fired a shot from the point. The puck bounced around in front of the net and Gustav Nyquist won the battle and slipped the puck underneath Laurent Brossoit .
2 14:43 WPG Perreault (6) Lowry (2) Copp (7) EV 3-3
Mathieu Perreault missed a pass to Adam Lowry in the slot and Lowry goes to retrieve it. Lowry circled around with the puck and found Perreault, who slid to the top of the circle for a one-timer that beat Merzlikins.
3 18:06 WPG Copp (4) EV 4-3
Merzlikins tried to clear the puck, but Andrew Copp caught it and fired it on net. Copp’s shot was deflected by David Savard and the puck bounced into the low right corner of the net.


Jets Notes:

  • Improve to 14-9-1 on the season.
  • Led the game in face-off percentage, winning 57% of draws.
  • Improve to 7-5-1 when their opponents score first.
  • Improve to 9-2-0 this season when being outshot by their opponents.
  • Twelve of the 18 Jets skaters registered a blocked shot.

Player Notes:

Blake Wheeler
  • Had two points to reach 600 points as a member of the Jets franchise.
  • Has 17 points (8G, 9A) in 16 games against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
  • Led the Jets with four shots.
  • Won 11-of-15 faceoffs (73%).

Neal Pionk

  • Led the Jets in ice time with 24:51.
  • Led the Jets with two blocked shots.
Nikolaj Ehlers
  • Has four goals in his past five games.
Luca Sbisa
  • Led the Jets with four hits.
Andrew Copp
  • Registered his first multi-point game of the season (1G, 1A).