Connor Hellebuyck made 28 saves as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Calgary Flames 2-0 Monday night at MTS Centre.

"Shots are fun and that game was fun," said Hellebuyck who recorded his third shutout of the season. "The way the guys are playing in front of me just made it even more fun because they were controlling the shots and making it easy on me."

Dustin Byfuglien and Blake Wheeler did the goal scoring for the Jets.

Nikolaj Ehlers extended his point streak to five games as he drew an assist on Byfuglien's first period goal.

It was Winnipeg's first game without forward Patrick Laine.The NHL's rookie scoring leader was diagnosed with a concussion after taking an open ice hit from Buffalo Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe this past Saturday.

The Jets (20-20-3) host the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday and then play road games against the Arizona Coyotes on Friday; the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday and the San Jose Sharks on Monday.

 

photos courtesy Ray Peters

 

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Friday, April 20th

NHL
Western Conference
Winnipeg 5 Minnesota 0
(Jets win best of 7 quarterfinal 4-1)
Colorado 2 Nashville 1
(Predators lead series 3-2)
Eastern Conference
Philadelphia 4 Pittsburgh 2
(Penguins lead series 3-2)

Major League Baseball
American League
Toronto 8 New York 5
Baltimore 3 Cleveland 1
Tampa Bay 8 Minnesota 7 (10 innings)
Seattle 6 Texas 2
Houston 10 Chicago 0
Boston 7 Oakland 3
1st game: Detroit 3 KC 2 (10 innings)
2nd game: Kansas City 3 Detroit 2
National League
Philadelphia 2 Pittsburgh 1
New York 5 Atlanta 3 (12 innings)
Milwaukee 8 Miami 0
St. Louis 4 Cincinnati 2
Chicago 16 Colorado 5
San Diego 4 Arizona 1
Washington 5 Los Angeles 2
Interleague
San Francisco 8 L.A. Angels 1

NBA
Eastern Conference
Washington 122 Toronto 103
(Raptors lead best of 7 quarterfinal 2-1
Indiana 92 Cleveland 90
(Pacers lead series 2-1)
Milwaukee 116 Boston 92
(Celtics lead series 2-1)

Saturday, April 21st

MJHL
Steinbach at Virden, 7:30 p.m.
(Pistons lead best of 7 final 3-2)

AHL
Central Division
Manitoba vs Grand Rapids
@ Wpg, 2 p.m.
(1st game in best of 5 semifinal)

NHL
Eastern Conference
New Jersey at Tampa Bay, 2 p.m.
(Lightning lead best of 7 quarterfinal 3-1)
Columbus at Washington, 2 p.m.
(series tied 2-2)
Toronto at Boston, 7 p.m.
(Bruins lead series 3-1)

Major League Baseball
American League
Toronto at New York, 12:05 p.m.
Kansas City at Detroit, 12:10 p.m.
Cleveland at Baltimore, 3:05 p.m.
Minnesota at Tampa Bay, 5:10 p.m.
Houston at Chicago, 6:10 p.m.
Seattle at Texas, 7:05 p.m.
Boston at Oakland, 8:05 p.m.
National League
Cincinnati at St. Louis, 1:15 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 3:05 p.m.
New York at Atlanta, 6:10 p.m.
Miami at Milwaukee, 6:10 p.m.
San Diego at Arizona, 7:10 p.m.
Chicago at Colorado, 7:10 p.m.
Washington at Los Angeles, 8:10 p.m.
Interleague
San Francisco at L.A. Angels, 8:07 p.m.

NBA
Eastern Conference
Philadelphia at Miami, 1:30 p.m.
(76ers lead best of 7 quarterfinal 2-1)
Western Conference
Portland at New Orleans, 4 p.m.
(Pelicans lead series 3-0)
Houston at Minnesota, 6:30 p.m.
(Rockets lead series 2-0)
Oklahoma City at Utah, 9 p.m.
(series tied 1-1)

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