Post-Game Notes: Dec. 23 vs. Montreal Canadiens

Montreal Canadiens at Winnipeg Jets

Monday, Dec. 23 — Bell MTS Place

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First Period: Game and Event Summary
Second Period: Game and Event Summary

Scoring Summary
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2
3
F
Montreal Canadiens 2 3 1 6
Winnipeg Jets 1 1 0 2
Shots By Period
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Montreal Canadiens 17 17 14 48
Winnipeg Jets 16 6 7 29
Special Teams
PP
PPS
PK
SHS
PIM
Montreal Canadiens 1/2 5 2/3 6
Winnipeg Jets 1/3 6 1/2 4

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
PER TIME TEAM GOAL SCORER PRIMARY ASSIST SECONDARY ASSIST STR SCORE
1 11:30 WPG Connor (15) Scheifele (21) Pionk (19) PP 1-0 WPG
Neal Pionk fired a shot from the point. Mark Scheifele whacked at it before Kyle Connor got the loose puck behind Carey Price for the first goal of the game.
 1  15:06  MTL  Tatar (14)  Suzuki (11) Petry (16) PP 1-1 Tie
 Jeff Petry passed the puck down to Nick Suzuki at the half-wall. Suzuki quickly passed cross-seam to an open Tomas Tatar, who fired a quick wrist shot past Laurent Brossoit.
 1  16:38  MTL  Tatar (15)  Weber (19) Gallagher (14) EV 2-1 MTL
 Brendan Gallagher picked up a loose puck and passed it to Shea Weber at the point. Weber blasted a slap shot on net and Tomas Tatar slid the rebound underneath Laurent Brossoit.
 2  4:37  MTL  Danault (9)  Gallagher (15) EV 3-1 MTL
 Brendan Gallagher took a shot and Phillip Danault was able to score on the rebound during a scramble.
 2  8:56  MTL  Danault (10) EV 4-1 MTL
 Phillip Danault got the puck off a scrambled draw and he beat Laurent Brossoit five hole.
 2  16:14  WPG  Laine (14)  Scheifele (22) EV 4-2 MTL
 Mark Scheifele carried the puck end to end and dropped the puck to Patrik Laine. Laine fired a wrist shot and beat Carey Price low blocker.
 2  19:20  MTL  Domi (9)  Lehkonen (11) Suzuki (12) EV 5-2 MTL
 Off a turnover, Nick Suzuki passed the puck to Artturi Lehkonen. Lehkonen shot the puck, but the rebound bounced to Max Domi at the side of the net who put it in.
 3  11:08  MTL  Lehkonen (7)  Domi (17) EV 6-2 MTL
 Max Domi picked the puck up off a missed pass. Domi made a few moves and passed the puck backdoor to Artturi Lehkonen, who put the puck into the open net.

 

Jets Notes

  • Fall to 8-4-1 in their last 13 home games
  • Fall to 10-8-1 at home this season
  • Fall to 7-7-1 against Eastern Conference opponents
  • Fall to 3-2-0 against Atlantic Division opponents

Player Notes

Kyle Connor
  • Has five points (2G, 3A) in five career games against the Montreal Canadiens
Mark Scheifele
  • Has 19 points in 19 home games this season
Neal Pionk
  • Has 19 assists which is one away from tying his career high of 20
  • Led the Jets in ice time with 22:02
Patrik Laine
  • Has five goals in his last five games
Anthony Bitetto
  • Led the Jets with six hits