Post-Game Notes: Feb. 1 vs. St. Louis Blues

St. Louis Blues at Winnipeg Jets

Saturday, Feb. 1 — Bell MTS Place

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

Scoring Summary
St. Louis Blues 0 0 2 2
Winnipeg Jets 1 2 2 5
Shots By Period
St. Louis Blues 14 14 12 40
Winnipeg Jets 12 14 7 33
Special Teams
St. Louis Blues 0/2 3 2/2 0 4
Winnipeg Jets 0/2 3 2/2 2 4

(Updated following each period)

Goal Summary
1 18:44 WPG Roslovic (10) Niku (2) EV 1-0 WPG
Sami Niku gathered a loose puck after a turnover at the Blues blue line. He skated into St. Louis’ zone and fed a streaking Jack Roslovic, who fired a shot past Jordan Binnington.
2 17:05 WPG Roslovic (11) Kulikov (5) Scheifele (32) EV 2-0 WPG
Dmitry Kulikov took a pass from Mark Scheifele and took a shot on net from the left circle. The rebound came to Jack Roslovic at the top of the the Blues crease and shot the puck into an open net.
2 19:45 WPG Copp (8) Roslovic (11) Niku (3) EV 3-0 WPG
Jack Roslovic  got the puck along the boards just outside the Blues zone. He fed a backhand pass to Andrew Copp, who burst into the St. Louis zone at full speed and wired a shot over the glove of Binnington.
3 13:20 STL Schenn (18) Schwartz (25) Thomas (21) EV 3-1 WPG
The Blues came down on a 3-on-2. Jaden Schwartz passed across to Brayden Schenn, who one-timed a puck past Connor Hellebuyck.
3 15:50 STL O’Reilly (10) Sanford (13) Bouwmeester (6) EV 3-2 WPG
Zach Sanford grabbed a turnover along the boards and passed it to the middle of the ice to Ryan O’Reilly, who zipped a wrist shot over the shoulder of Hellebuyck.
3 18:29 WPG Wheeler (16) Scheifele (33) Connor (26) EV 4-2 WPG
With the Blues net empty, the Jets turned over a puck in the neutral zone. Mark Scheifele passed the puck to Blake Wheeler, who fired the puck into the empty net.
3 19:39 WPG Laine (19) Wheeler (29) Ehlers (22) EV 5-2 WPG
Nikolaj Ehlers moved the puck out of Winnipeg’s zone to Blake Wheeler, who passed the puck to Patrik Laine. Laine shot the puck from centre ice into an empty Blues net.


Jets Notes

  • Ended a five-game losing streak to improve to 12-12-2 at home this season.
  • Improve to 16-8-3 when being outshot this season.
  • Improve to 18-8-0 when scoring first this season.
  • Have scored the first goal of the game in three consecutive games.
  • Scored multiple empty net goals for the second time this season. (Dec. 31 at COL)

Player Notes

Anthony Bitetto
  • Led the Jets with three blocked shots.
Gabriel Bourque
  • Led the Jets with four hits.
Kyle Connor
  • Led the Jets with five shots.
Dmitry Kulikov
  • Led the Jets with four hits.

Sami Niku

  • Had two assists for the second multi-assist game of his career.
Neal Pionk
  • Led the Jets in ice time with 24:33.
Jack Roslovic
  • Scored his 10th goal of the season in the first period, which sets a new career high for goals in a season.
  • Scored in the second period for his first multi-goal game of the season.
  • Added an assist for his third career game of three points or more.
Mark Scheifele
  • Had two assist for his ninth multi-assist game of the season.
Blake Wheeler
  • Had a goal and an assist on the two empty net goals and has 35 points (11G, 24A) in his past 33 games.