giftedviz.com
giftedviz.com November 20, 2018


Jamie Nye: Winnipeg Jets now the favourite?

15 May 2018, 11:06 | Pamela Mathis

Forward Blake Wheeler left has been one of the Winnipeg Jets’ key players during this Stanley Cup run

Forward Blake Wheeler left has been one of the Winnipeg Jets’ key players during this Stanley Cup run

The winger backed up his strong words in impressive fashion Monday to help write the latest chapter in the first-year club's surprising story. "We're going to show what kind of team we are".

Winnipeg's only comeback victory was generated in Game 3 of the second round when the squad erased a 3-0 deficit after the first period to post an emotional 7-4 triumph at home over the Nashville Predators.

"We're not too anxious about what other people have to say", James Neal said. He tucked in his own rebound from the right side of the net. Reilly Smith had the only assist on Marchessault's fifth goal of the post-season.

And Winnipeg had the best record of them all. "I think we've used everyone, and every time someone goes down and someone else gets an opportunity, they make the most of it". The Capitals centre has eight goals and 19 points in 14 games, including an overtime victor, and he has not slowed down with Nicklaus Backstrom injured and the focus of the best checkers now squarely on him and the line he makes tick ...

"We were chasing the game again".

It was 71st career playoff victory Fleury in his 125th playoff start, moving him into a tie with Jacques Plante for ninth place on the all-time postseason wins list.

BACK TO THE POINT The main reason this series won't be over until it's over - Fleury is still better than Hellebuyck ... "Everybody is contributing to the success of the team". The finish from Jonathan Marchessault, who scored two goals in the game, was sublime, too.

Vegas coach Gerard Gallant said Perron wasn't feeling well. "We're going to try to bring the same effort". The Jets have not won anything since the WHA days and we all know that the Knights are brand spanking new.

CHANGING LINES Kyle Connor looked like he was aiming for Marc-Andre Fleury's logo when he broke his shutout at 7:17 of the third period.

Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza as US Embassy opens in Jerusalem
Dean Heller (R-Nev.) noted how despite previous presidents promising to move the embassy, Trump was the one who finally did it. French President Emmanuel Macron said he plans to talk to all involved parties in the region over the next few days.


Khloe Kardashian Reveals Which Family Member First Suggested the Name True
Kardashian put her mastery of the written word to other uses this weekend when she fired back at a troll in the comments section of her Instagram .


Prosecutor says suspected abuse of children constitutes torture
Police said an investigation revealed a long, continuous history of severe physical and emotional abuse, WDTN reported . Rogers gave journalists a tour of the house, a four-bedroom home with scuffed walls and animal feces in the bathroom.


Kyle Connor scored the Jets' lone goal in the loss.

"It's not about proving anything", Tatar said.

The Jets opened the third period on a power play after Blake Wheeler was tripped with two seconds left in the second period.

The Jets got some momentum off a penalty kill following the intermission, but couldn't solve Fleury on any of their eight shots in a second that also saw Andrew Copp hit the post. Marchessault screamed past the Jets defense for a breakaway, and effortlessly deked the goalie before sliding the puck between his pads for the goal. "I think we played great and took control the rest of the game".

"If you're going to talk out there in the media that you have to be better, I think you need to lead by example, and I tried to do that tonight", Marchessault said.

The victor of game two won't necessarily win the series, but a victory could go a long way in the outcome.

It was a massive insurance goal for the Golden Knights, and it essentially slam the door shut right in Winnipeg's face. Tatar was pointless in the playoffs before Monday.

They acquired a tough fourth liner in Ryan Reaves, a minor league defenceman named Philip Holm and a former 29-goal scorer in Tomas Tatar.



Other News

Trending Now

Fulham take a step closer to EPL promotion
Aleksandar Mitrovic says that he was "so proud and so happy" after helping Fulham reach the Championship playoff final. But well done to the boys. "They were two very, very poor goals for us to give away".

Madrid Open: Zverev claims title with crushing win over Thiem
The same feeling is true for Zverev, who has a chance to become the fifth active player with three Masters 1000 championships. It was Zverev's second win in six meetings with Thiem. "If I had played normal I would have no chance", Thiem said.

Ashley 'hopes very much' that Benitez stays at Newcastle
Since he has been here he has transformed the club and city, it would be silly for us not to keep him happy and let him have what he wants.

USA has lost 'mediator role' in Middle East: Turkish President Erdogan
Erdogan also criticized US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal, Ynetnews.com reported. I urge Christians, Jews and believers of other religions who have common sense to raise their voices against this injustice.

Life on Jupiter's moon? Europa's plumes suggest so
Then the Galileo mission reached Europa in 1996, and Kivelson's detections revealed that there was an ocean on another planet. The research, headed by University of MI space physicist Xianzhe Jia , was published in the journal Nature Astronomy .

The Science Behind Hawaii's Surprising 2018 Volcanic Eruption
This mesmerising video was shot at the 17th fissure to open up on the island, located near Pahoa. Plant workers last week removed 50,000 gallons of pentane stored at the site as a precaution.

Leaked Deadpool 2 Pics Draw Attention To The Merc's New Allies
Speaking with Collider , Reynolds talked about the upcoming X-Force film and his excitement to work with director Drew Goddard . If they didn't tell us it was Reynolds after the conclusion, it would still be obvious though.

Two dead after light aircraft crashes in Offaly
Update 22.24pm: Gardaí have confirmed that a man and a seven-year-old boy have died following a plane crash in County Offaly. It was located a number of kilometres from the airfield in bogland and a rescue and recovery operation is now underway.

Robert Jeffress: Thank God for Donald J
Jeffress, who serves on the White House's Evangelical Advisory Board, is one of Donald Trump's most prominent faith advisers . Jeffress told Starnes, "I think it's just sad that he is that bitter, I guess, over the 2012 election".

2 die in Aurangabad clashes
On Friday, clashes ensued between 2 groups after illegal water connection to a "religious place" was reportedly disconnected. Tension escalated in the nearby areas of Gandhinagar, Moti Karanja and Rosa Bagh as well.