Ben Chiarot scored the go-ahead goal with 7:09 left in the third period as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Washington Capitals 3-1 Wednesday night at Bell MTS Place.

Blake Wheeler drew an assist of Mark Scheifele's team leading 10th goal of the season 5:05 into the second period.

The Jets captain extended his point streak to 11 games.

Kyle Connor sealed the deal with an empty net goal with 60 seconds left in regulation.

Jakub Vrana had the lone goal for the defending Stanley Cup champions.

Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby was a late scratch because of an upper-body injury.

Washington signed former Warren Mercs netminder Gavin McHale to an amateur tryout contract prior to the game.

The University of Manitoba Bisons goaltender coach was the emergency backup for Pheonix Copley.

Winnipeg netminder Connor Hellebuyck, who started his sixth straight game, made 27 saves.

The Jets (11-5-1) have won three straight and will wrap up their four-game homestand on Friday against the Buffalo Sabres.

 

photos courtesy Ray Peters


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Wednesday, February 20th

South Central Athletic Conference
High School Basketball
Varsity Boys
Northlands Parkway vs Louis Riel
@ Winkler, 7:30 p.m.
Varsity Girls
Northlands Parkway vs Windsor Park
@ Winkler, 6 p.m.

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Pembina Valley at Wpg Bruins, 7 p.m.
Wpg Wild vs Interlake
@ Teulon, 7:45 p.m.
Southwest vs Brandon
@ Souris, 7:30 p.m.

MJHL
Portage at Neepawa, 7:30 p.m.
OCN at Swan Valley, 7:30 p.m.
Dauphin at Wayway, 7:30 p.m.

SEMHL
Quarterfinals
Notre Dame at Portage, 8 p.m.
(best of 5 series tied 2-2)

WHL
Calgary at Brandon, 7 p.m.

AHL
Manitoba at Toronto, 10 a.m.

NHL
Chicago at Detroit, 6:30 p.m.
Winnipeg at Colorado, 7:30 p.m.
N.Y. Islanders at Calgary, 8:30 p.m.
Boston at Vegas, 9 p.m.

Tuesday, February 19th

SEMHL
Quarterfinals
Altona 5 Morden 3
(best of 5 series tied 2-2)

Zone 4 High School Hockey League
Morris 7 Prairie Mountain 3
Garden Valley 4 Pembina 0
(1st games in best of 3 semifinals)

MFMHL
Wpg Avros 3 Pembina Valley 2 (OT)
(best of 5 quarterfinal tied 2-2)

Manitoba Bantam AAA Hockey League
Wpg Monarchs 3 Pembina Valley 1

MJHL
Wpg Blues 4 Selkirk 2

NHL
Tampa Bay 5 Philadelphia 2
Pittsburgh 4 New Jersey 3
N.Y. Rangers 2 Carolina 1
Florida 4 Buffalo 2
Montreal 3 Columbus 2
St. Louis 3 Toronto 2 (OT)
Anaheim 4 Minnesota 0
Nashville 5 Dallas 3
Arizona 3 Edmonton 2 (SO)

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