**LINEUP NEWS (UPDATED AT 4:00PM CT)**
Connor Hellebuyck will get the start in goal, marking the first time a Jets netminder has played on back-to-back nights all season. Michael Hutchinson will back up. Steve Mason, who was not "feeling well" following Friday's morning skate (prompting Hutchinson's emergency recall from the Manitoba Moose), has been sent back to Winnipeg for further evaluation.
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Shawn Matthias will not play due an upper-body injury suffered last night in Chicago. Brendan Lemieux will draw in and play his eighth-career game tonight. Lemieux scored his first NHL goal in a 7-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins back on Oct. 29.
JETS GAME NOTES
The Winnipeg Jets finish a three-game road trip tonight against the Minnesota Wild...The Jets lost 2-1 to the Chicago Blackhawks last night and are 1-1 on the road trip...This is the fourth and final meeting between the Jets and Wild this season, with the Jets having won the three previous games...After their bye week next week, the Jets head out on the road again to play the Calgary Flames on Jan. 20 before returning to Winnipeg the next night to host the Vancouver Canucks.
Jets vs. Wild Notes
= The Jets went 1-4-0 against the Wild last season, but are 10-6-0 against the Wild in the last 16 meetings, including winning four in a row.
- Winnipeg is 14-9-2 when facing Minnesota since moving to Manitoba in 2011.
- Winnipeg has scored 23 goals in its last five games against Minnesota.
- The Jets are 5-for-15 (33.3%) on the power play in their last four games against the Wild.