Jets Send Canucks to Third Straight Shutout Loss
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Ondrej Pavelec made 28 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Winnipeg Jets beat the reeling Vancouver Canucks 2-0 on Tuesday night.
Adam Lowry and Mark Scheifele scored Winnipeg. Scheifele's empty-netter was his team-leading 24th goal of the season.
The Canucks were shut out for the third consecutive game, tying a franchise record. Their goal-less stretch is at 228:00. The Canucks having not scored a goal in 11 periods going back to the first period of their March 16 matchup at home against the Colorado Avalanche.
Vancouver's Jacob Markstrom made 47 saves.