Kyle Connor had a hat trick and one assist and Connor Hellebuyck made 33 saves as the Winnipeg Jets clinched a playoff spot with a 5-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday.
The Winnipeg Jets recalled goalie Eric Comrie from their AHL affiliate, the Manitoba Moose on Friday on an “emergency basis”.
Mark Scheifele scored his 34th goal of the season as the Winnipeg Jets halted the Calgary Flames’ three-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory on Saturday. Mathieu Perreault scored the game-winning goal for the Jets (42-25-4) and Connor Hellebuyck made 27 saves.
Last season, Nevis started all 18 regular-season games as well as the two playoff games in which Winnipeg played, recording 28 tackles and two sacks.
Winnipeg Jets forward Adam Lowry has been suspended two games for high-sticking Nashville Predators forward Filip Forsberg.
Flood levels not seen since 2011 are likely in store for the Red River Valley.
Blake Wheeler scored the go-ahead goal by redirecting Josh Morrissey’s centring pass with 3:55 remaining and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-1 on Sunday to snap an 0-2-1 skid.
Winnipeg native Mark Stone scored twice to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 5-2 win over the Jets on Saturday afternoon.
Jack Roslovic had a hat trick as the Winnipeg Jets scored a franchise-record six goals in the first period on their way to a 9-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday.
Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice will be behind the bench for the Central Division at the NHL’s upcoming all-star game.