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Recap: Too Much Jet Power

In a turnover laden game, the Kings are grounded after two late goals...

Los Angeles Kings v Winnipeg Jets

The Mood Going into the Game

Not great.

64-Word Game Recap

After Dustin Brown struck just thirty-five seconds into the game, the Jets scored in waves. Winnipeg clustered three goals in less than five-and-a-half minutes in the second and then added two more late goals after Brown pulled Los Angeles to within one at 15:15 of the third. Blake Wheeler tallied two goals and an assist, while Nikolaj Ehlers had a goal and two assists.

Game Notes

Stars of the Game—Ehlers (1st), Scheifele (2nd), Wheeler (3rd)… Connor Hellebuyck stopped 31 shots… Cal Petersen had 29 saves backstopping a sleepwalking defense… the Kings were coming off two straight wins.. Anze Kopitar had two assists giving him six assists in a three-game point streak… Matt Roy had two assists… Five Kings were minus 3 for the game: Michael Amadio, Drew Doughty, Joakim Ryan, Nikolai Prokhorkin, and Sean Walker… Prior to the game, the Jets acquired defenseman Dylan DeMelo from Ottawa…

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Highlights

Kings 1. Jets 0.
00:35 / 1st Period: Dustin Brown (11) from Joakim Ryan (4) and Anze Kopitar (35)

Kings 1. Jets 1.
13:13 / 2nd Period: Jansen Harkins (2) from Patrik Laine (31) and Jack Roslovic (14)

Jets 2. Kings 1.
17:05 / 2nd Period: Mason Appleton (5) from Jack Roslovic (15)

Jets 3. Kings 1.
18:33 / 2nd Period: Blake Wheeler (19) from Mark Scheifele (37) and Nikolaj Ehlers (26)

Jets 3. Kings 2.
1:21 / 3rd Period: Martin Frk (4) from Jeff Carter (10) and Adrian Kempe (15)

Jets 4. Kings 2.
5:49 / 3rd Period: Nikolaj Ehlers (21) from Mark Scheifele (38) and Blake Wheeler (34)

Jets 4. Kings 3.
15:16 / 3rd Period: Dustin Brown (12) from Matt Roy (12) and Anze Kopitar (36)

Jets 5. Kings 3.
17:43 / 3rd Period: Patrik Laine (25) from Kyle Connor (32) and Andrew Copp (13)

Jets 6. Kings 3.
18:31 / 3rd Period: Blake Wheeler (20) from Neal Pionk (33) and Nikolaj Ehlers (27)

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