The Winnipeg Jets are down 3-2 to the Carolina Hurricanes after 40 minutes tonight at Canada Life Centre.
Sebastian Aho scored early in the second period on a goal-mouth scramble for a 2-0 lead. The Jets' challenged the play on a charge of goaltender interference but the play stood.
Just a minute later, Jets winger Nikolaj Ehlers rifled his 10th goal of the year to trim the lead, and then Pierre-Luc Dubois registered his 13th with Winnipeg enjoying the man advantage at 16:06.
Martin Necas restored Carolina's one-goal cushion with a power-play tally with just 20 seconds left in the middle frame.
The Hurricanes are outshooting the Jets 30-13.