Skip to main content
game recap

Jets rally for overtime victory against Ducks

Wheeler's OT goal costs Anaheim a point in battle for Pacific Division lead

by Abbey Mastracco / NHL.com Correspondent

Wheeler's game-winning goal

WPG@ANA: Wheeler fires in the game-winning goal in OT

4/5/16: Blake Wheeler gets the feed from Mark Scheifele, then powers it towards the net and off the goalie's shoulder for the game-winner

  • 00:57 •

ANAHEIM - The Winnipeg Jets got a little revenge for the Anaheim Ducks' first-round sweep in the Stanley Cup Playoffs last spring.

The Jets cost the Ducks a valuable point in their battle for first place in the Pacific Division when Blake Wheeler scored 3:07 into overtime to give Winnipeg a 2-1 victory on Tuesday at Honda Center.

View More
game preview

Ducks have chance to extend division lead

Anaheim can move three points ahead of Los Angeles with win against Jets

by Abbey Mastracco / NHL.com Correspondent

JETS (32-39-8) at DUCKS (44-24-10)

TV: 10 p.m. ET; TSN3, NHLN

ANAHEIM -- The Pacific Division-leading Anaheim Ducks have a chance to take a three-point lead on the Los Angeles Kings two days before playing their area rival when they face the Winnipeg Jets in their final home game of the regular season on Tuesday. 

The Ducks have had success against Winnipeg in recent seasons, winning six consecutive regular season games against the Jets and sweeping them in the Western Conference First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season. However, coach Bruce Boudreau said the Ducks are trying to avoid looking at this game as a trap game and instead wants to use it to build momentum heading into the postseason.

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.