National Hockey League
Washington 5, Winnipeg 2
Friday, December 17, 2021 8:00 PM
When: 8:00 PM ET, Friday, December 17, 2021
Where: Canada Life Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Referees: Ghislain Hebert, T.J. Luxmore
Linesmen: Vaughan Rody, Andrew Smith
Attendance: 14039
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final123T
Washington 0235
Winnipeg 0112
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 18-5-6-1 9-2-3-1 9-3-3-0 W1
Winnipeg 13-11-2-3 9-6-0-1 4-5-2-2 L3
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this loss, the Winnipeg Jets have a 9-6-0-1 record at home this season. The Washington Capitals have a 9-3-3-0 record on the road.
  • Winnipeg has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Jets have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Washington has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Capitals have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Nikolaj Ehlers played for 19:18 during 28 shifts and scored 2 points. Nikolaj Ehlers had 0 goals and 2 assists.
  • Brett Leason played for 12:49 during 18 shifts and scored 2 points. Brett Leason had 1 goal and 1 assist.
  • Winnipeg had 3 powerplay opportunities and converted 1 of them.
  • Washington had 2 powerplay opportunities and converted 0 of them.
Top Game Performances
Washington   Winnipeg
Brett Leason 2 Points Nikolaj Ehlers 2
Brett Leason 1 Goals Brenden Dillon 1
Brett Leason 1 Assists Nikolaj Ehlers 2
N/A Power Play Goals Josh Morrissey 1
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Vitek Vanecek .952 Save Percentage Connor Hellebuyck .919
Vitek Vanecek 40 Saves Connor Hellebuyck 34
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
Washington 39 5 0-2 2-3 6 30
Winnipeg 42 2 1-3 2-2 4 32
Upcoming Games
  • Winnipeg will play their next game at home against St. Louis. The Jets have a W/L % of .538 after a win and .375 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game at home against Los Angeles. The Capitals have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .750 after a loss.