Jets burn Flames with dominant final frame

Blake Wheeler had a goal and one assist as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Calgary Flames 4-1 in exhibition play Sunday.

Wheeler and Joona Luoto had third-period goals 72 seconds apart while Jack Roslovic scored 50 seconds into the game. Nikolaj Ehlers added an empty-goal with 1:36 remaining in the game.

Flames forward Adam Kuzicka had tied the game 1-1 at the six-minute mark of the third.

Laurent Brossoit made 22 saves for the Jets (2-1-1). Cam Talbot stopped 25-of-28 shots for the Flames (2-2-1).

Roslovic used a rebound off a Tucker Poolman shot from the point to beat Talbot and open the game’s scoring.

Shots on goal for the first period were 11-10 for the Jets.

WATCH | Jets score 3 goals in third to down Flames:

The Winnipeg Jets scored three goals in the third period to beat the Calgary Flames 4-1 in pre-season NHL action. 0:30

Articles You May Like

‘Lots of fire’ left in Bowness at end of his Stars contract
Boudreau back as Canucks coach next season
NHL Rumors: Boston, Patrice Bergeron, and More Bergeron
Damien Cox: Joel Quenneville could help the Leafs, but how long does disgrace last in hockey?
Hockey Night in Canada: Blues vs. Avalanche, Game 1

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.