The Winnipeg Jets are into round three of the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time.

Paul Stastny had two goals and an assist and Connor Hellebuyck made 36 saves as Winnipeg defeated the Nashville Predators 5-1 in the deciding seventh game of their Western Conference semifinal Thursday at Bridgestone Arena.

Mark Scheifele also scored twice for the Jets who won three times in Nashville.

Tyler Myers had the other Winnipeg goal.

P.K. Subban had the lone goal for the Predators.

Pekka Rinne was replaced by Juuse Saros in the Nashville net after giving up first period goals by Myers and Stastny.

The Jets will face the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday (6 p.m.) at Bell MTS Place in game one of the NHL's Western Conference final.


photo courtesy Ray Peters

 

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Sunday, October 21st

MJHL
Winkler 3 Wpg Blues 2 (SO)
Portage 6 Virden 5 (SO)
Steinbach 7 OCN 0

MMJHL
Pembina Valley 6 Transcona 5

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Interlake 5 Pembina Valley 3 
Eastman 4 Central Plains 3
Yellowhead 2 Kenora 0
Parkland 8 Norman 2
Wpg Bruins 5 Brandon 4
Wpg Wild 4 Southwest 3 (OT)

Winnipeg AAA Bantam Hockey League
Central Plains 7 Pembina Valley 3

AHL
Manitoba 6 San Antonio 3

NHL
Calgary 4 N.Y. Rangers 1
Tampa Bay 6 Chicago 3
Buffalo 4 Anaheim 2

NFL
Minnesota 37 N.Y. Jets 17
L.A. Chargers 20 Tennessee 19
Carolina 21 Philadelphia 17
Indianapolis 37 Buffalo 5
New England 38 Chicago 31
Tampa Bay 26 Cleveland 23 (OT)
Houston 20 Jacksonville 7
Detroit 32 Miami 21
New Orleans 24 Baltimore 23
Washington 20 Dallas 17
L.A. Rams 39 San Francisco 10
Kansas City 45 Cincinnati 10

NBA
Atlanta 133 Cleveland 111
Sacramento 131 Oklahoma City 120
Denver 100 Golden State 98 
L.A. Clippers 115 Houston 112 

Monday, October 22nd

South Central Athletic Conference
High School Varsity Volleyball
Northlands Parkway vs Dakota
@ Wpg, (g) 6 p.m. (b) 7:30 p.m.

NHL
Colorado at Philadelphia, 6 p.m.
Carolina at Detroit, 6:30 p.m.
St. Louis at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.
Washington at Vancouver, 9 p.m.

NFL
N.Y. Giants at Atlanta, 7:15 p.m.

NBA
Charlotte at Toronto, 6:30 p.m.
Orlando at Boston, 6:30 p.m.
New York at Milwaukee, 7 p.m.
Indiana at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
Chicago at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.
Memphis at Utah, 8 p.m.
Washington at Portland, 9 p.m.
Phoenix at Golden State, 9:30 p.m.
San Antonio at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m.

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