Red Wings struggle again on power play in 3-0 loss to Jets
DETROIT – The Winnipeg Jets showed no rust, while the Detroit Red Wings looked weary and out of sync. The Red Wings went 0 for 6 on the power play. The first game back from a West Coast trip typically is tough, even more so for the Red Wings after having played three games in four nights. The Red Wings (16-17-5) are winless in four (0-2-2) to drop below .500 in points percentage for the first time since Nov. 20 (8-9-3). Copp scored again at 11:08 of the second, firing in a shot off the rush as the shorthanded Jets caught the Red Wings on a two-on-one break.mlive.com
How to Watch the Edmonton Oilers vs. Winnipeg Jets (5/23/21) -- Stanley Cup Playoffs (Game 3) | Channel, Stream, Time
The pressure is on for the one of the most highly touted offenses in the NHL, as the Edmonton Oilers head to Winnipeg for game three against the Jets, down 2-0 in their best-of-seven series. After the Jets pulled out a 4-1 win in game one, the two teams tangled in a goaltending duel on Friday night. The Oilers’ Mike Smith and the Jets Connor Hellebuyck went save-for-save throughout the night, with the goaltenders combining for 74 saves, including 17 in the first period for Smith. Watch the Stanley Cup Playoffs on FuboTV (7-day free trial)The game went scoreless through regulation, meaning overtime was needed for the eighth time already this postseason. What: NHL North Division PlayoffsWho: (2) Edmonton Oilers vs. (3) Winnipeg Jets (Jets lead 2-0)When: Sunday, May 23Time: 7:00 p.m.mlive.com
Oilers star McDavid reaches 500 career points 369th NHL game
EDMONTON, AB - FEBRUARY 17: Connor McDavid #97 of the Edmonton Oilers skates the puck against Mark Scheifele #55 of the Winnipeg Jets at Rogers Place on February 17, 2021 in Edmonton, Canada. (Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty Images)EDMONTON, AB – Oilers captain Connor McDavid has joined an elite club. McDavid notched his 500th NHL point with a first-period assist in Wednesday night's 3-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets. The 24-year-old center, from Richmond Hill, Ontario, is the 21st player in NHL history to accomplish the feat before his 25th birthday. McDavid now has 171 goals and 330 assists in his career and leads the NHL in points this season with nine goals and 22 assists in 18 games.
Oilers' Draisaitl is first German to win Hart as NHL MVP
Draisaitl has won the Hart Trophy as MVP after leading the NHL in scoring. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)EDMONTON, AB – The Stanley Cup Final is in Edmonton, and Oilers star Leon Draisaitl made history Monday night. Draisaitl became the first German player to win the Hart Trophy as MVP after leading the league in scoring with 110 points in 71 games. Draisaitl is the second Oilers player to win the Hart in the past four years following Connor McDavid, who is widely considered the best hockey player in the world. “But there’s nothing that comes ahead of the Stanley Cup.
Another Game Another Loss For Reeling Red Wings
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Laurent Brossoit was glad the Winnipeg Jets didnt ease up against the reeling Detroit Red Wings. Blake Wheeler, Andrew Copp and Patrik Laine scored in a two-minute span in the second period and the Jets dealt the Red Wings their 12th straight loss, 5-1 on Tuesday night. Christoffer Ehn scored his first goal of the season for the Red Wings (7-22-3), who are 0-10-2 during their skid. The Jets had outshot the Red Wings 26-12 through two periods. Jets: Travel to Detroit for rematch with the Red Wings on Thursday.detroit.cbslocal.com