August 31, 2015


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Hurricanes defeat Jets 3-2

Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Cam Ward (30) stops the shot from Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (9) as Jay Harrison (44) looks on during first period NHL action in Winnipeg on Saturday, March 22, 2014.  (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) dumps Carolina Hurricanes' Riley Nash (20) during first period NHL action in Winnipeg on Saturday. (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (9) gets injured as he boes around the net with Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4). (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (9) holds his arm after going awkwardly into the Carolina Hurricanes' net during  MTS Centre in Winnipeg. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Eric Tangradi (27), Matt Halischuk (15), Jim Slater (19) and Mark Stuart (5) celebrate after Slater scored against the Carolina Hurricanes' during second period NHL hockey action. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Olli Jokinen (12) hits Carolina Hurricanes' Andrei Loktionov (8) during second period NHL hockey action.  (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Carolina Hurricanes' goaltender Cam Ward (30) makes a save with Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16) and Bryan Little (18) and Hurricanes' Justin Falk (27) in front of the net. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) hits Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Falk (27) during the second period. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Carolina Hurricanes' Patrick Dwyer (39) leaps over Winnipeg Jets' Matt Halischuk (15) during second period NHL action in Winnipeg. (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) celebrates after Jim Slater (19) tips a shot past Carolina Hurricanes' goaltender Cam Ward (30) during second period NHL action. (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Carolina Hurricanes' Andrei Loktionov (8) and Jiri Tlusty (19) celebrate Eric Staal's (12) goal against Winnipeg Jets goaltender Al Montoya (35), Blake Wheeler (26), Dustin Byfuglien (33) and Adam Pardy (2)during second period NHL action in Winnipeg. (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Olli Jokinen (12) looks on as Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12), Jiri Tlusty (19), Andrej Sekera (4) and Andrei Loktionov (8) celebrate Staal's goal during second the period. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) celebrates and Carolina Hurricanes' goaltender Cam Ward (30) protests after a goal that would be disallowed during third period NHL hockey action. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Eric O'Dell (58), goaltender Al Montoya (35) and Mark Stuart (5) watch a puck that gets past the net minder, but doesn't make it to the net against the Carolina Hurricanes' during the third period. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNPEG FREE PRESS )
Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4) battles with Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) in front of goaltender Cam Ward (30) during third period NHL hockey action at MTS Centre in Winnipeg. (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Cam Ward (30) stops the shot from Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (9) as Jay Harrison (44) looks on during first period NHL action in Winnipeg on Saturday, March 22, 2014. - (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) dumps Carolina Hurricanes' Riley Nash (20) during first period NHL action in Winnipeg on Saturday. - (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (9) gets injured as he boes around the net with Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4). - (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (9) holds his arm after going awkwardly into the Carolina Hurricanes' net during MTS Centre in Winnipeg. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Eric Tangradi (27), Matt Halischuk (15), Jim Slater (19) and Mark Stuart (5) celebrate after Slater scored against the Carolina Hurricanes' during second period NHL hockey action. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Olli Jokinen (12) hits Carolina Hurricanes' Andrei Loktionov (8) during second period NHL hockey action. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Carolina Hurricanes' goaltender Cam Ward (30) makes a save with Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16) and Bryan Little (18) and Hurricanes' Justin Falk (27) in front of the net. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) hits Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Falk (27) during the second period. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Carolina Hurricanes' Patrick Dwyer (39) leaps over Winnipeg Jets' Matt Halischuk (15) during second period NHL action in Winnipeg. - (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) celebrates after Jim Slater (19) tips a shot past Carolina Hurricanes' goaltender Cam Ward (30) during second period NHL action. - (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Carolina Hurricanes' Andrei Loktionov (8) and Jiri Tlusty (19) celebrate Eric Staal's (12) goal against Winnipeg Jets goaltender Al Montoya (35), Blake Wheeler (26), Dustin Byfuglien (33) and Adam Pardy (2)during second period NHL action in Winnipeg. - (JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Olli Jokinen (12) looks on as Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12), Jiri Tlusty (19), Andrej Sekera (4) and Andrei Loktionov (8) celebrate Staal's goal during second the period. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) celebrates and Carolina Hurricanes' goaltender Cam Ward (30) protests after a goal that would be disallowed during third period NHL hockey action. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Winnipeg Jets' Eric O'Dell (58), goaltender Al Montoya (35) and Mark Stuart (5) watch a puck that gets past the net minder, but doesn't make it to the net against the Carolina Hurricanes' during the third period. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNPEG FREE PRESS )
Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4) battles with Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) in front of goaltender Cam Ward (30) during third period NHL hockey action at MTS Centre in Winnipeg. - (TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

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  • garylawless

    @garylawless: And so it begins. @hustlerama and I off to Dallas today to begin 5-game roadie thru TX, Cali, Az covering #nhljets #tsn1290 #wpgfreepress 5:13 am on Mar 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets Paul Maurice: "Cam Ward was the story of that game. He was spectacular." 9:04 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets fall 3-2 to Canes. It's not officially the playoff dagger, but.... 8:38 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: And Cam Ward just robbed Devin Setoguchi. He's the first, second and third star of this one so far. #NHLJets 8:23 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Dustin Byfuglien tripped in crease, Mark Stuart goal disallowed because of goaltender interference. Would have tied #NHLJets with Canes. 8:14 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets Bryan Little pulls Wpg closer at 3-2 after taking great feed from Michael Frolik. 8:04 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Carolina leading #NHLJets 3-1 after two. Winnipeg's playoff chances were 2.1 per cent heading into this one. Hello 7:44 pm on Mar 22

  • garylawless

    @garylawless: More and more it's hard to see #nhljets taking a step forward with current goalie combo. Not that jets have been very good in front of Al 7:36 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: MTS Centre is so quiet now you could hear an playoff chance drop. #NHLJets 7:36 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Yikes. Awful goaltending there by Al Montoya and now it's 3-1 Canes over #NHLJets. Three goals against in 2:53. 7:28 pm on Mar 22

  • GameTimeArt

    @GameTimeArt: Montoya's "audition to be an NHL starter" I think you can say has... *puts on sunglasses* Staal'ed. #NHLJets 7:27 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Jordan Staal slips through #NHLJets for PP goal. Now 2-1 Canes after the Staal Bros go to work. 7:26 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets Jim Slater, proud new papa, scores his first on a tip of a Mark Stuart shot and 37 seconds later the Canes tie it. 7:20 pm on Mar 22

  • garylawless

    @garylawless: Chirp. Rinse. Repeat. 1-0 #nhljets 7:19 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: And now #NHLJets Zach Bogosian has headed to the dressing room. 7:15 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets take second too many men on the ice penalty. Game is less than 23 minutes old. 7:10 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets Bryan Little is going to have nightmares about that last save by Cam Ward. He could have two goals already. 6:26 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets whiff on 42 second two-man advantage. Cam Ward has been excellent. Shots: 7-0 Wpg. 6:23 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets on PP, first unit featured Dustin Byfuglien and Evander Kane on the point; now Buff and Enstrom. 6:19 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets have sent Patrice Cormier and John Albert back to St. John's. 6:12 pm on Mar 22

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets starters: Ladd, Little, Frolik, Bogosian, Enstrom, Montoya. Scratched: 4, 14, 22, 28, 55 and 31. 6:09 pm on Mar 22

  • FPTimCampbell

    @FPTimCampbell: Byfuglien, yes. Bogosian, yes. Slater, yes for #NHLJets morning skate today. 9:30 am on Mar 22

History

Updated on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 5:57 PM CDT: Adds live blog

7:21 PM: Updates score

9:14 PM: Updates score, CP write-thru

10:06 PM: local write-thru, adds slideshow

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