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Preview: Winnipeg Jets @ Calgary Flames

The Jets visit Cow Town for their fifth contest of the pre-season.

NHL: Preseason-Calgary Flames at Winnipeg Jets
Sep 21, 2018; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Winnipeg Jets defenseman Tyler Myers (57) and defenseman Seth Griffith (16) scramble for a rebound in front of Calgary Flames goalie Tyler Parsons (82) in the first period at Bell MTS Place.
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Where to watch/listen

Broadcast Schedule
Broadcast Schedule
Time: 8:00 P.M. CDT
Radio: TSN1290, Sportsnet Fan 960

The Winnipeg Jets pre-season continues tonight, with a number of players making the trip to Calgary to take on the Flames. Of the players who played last night against Edmonton, only three (Dmitry Kulikov, Tucker Poolman and C.J. Suess) are expected to play tonight.

Laurent Brossoit gets his second start of the pre-season, with his previous appearance being a 2-1 victory in which he turned aside 39 of 40 shots faced against the Minnesota Wild.

Tale of the Tape

Winnipeg Jets Stats Calgary Flames
Winnipeg Jets Stats Calgary Flames
3-1-0 Pre-Season Record 2-2-2
277 Goals For 20
218 Goals Against 21
Dustin Byfuglien, Markdo Dano, Skyler Mckenzie, Mark Scheifele, Blake Wheeler (2) Goals Dillon Dube (4)
Wheeler, Joe Morrow (3) Assists Juuso Valimaki (2)
Wheeler (5) Points Dube (5)
Connor Hellebuyck (2) Wins Jon Gillies, David Rittich (1)
Laurent Brossoit (1.00) Goals Against Average Gillies (2.47)
Brossoit (.975) Save Percentage Rittich (.897)

Enemy Territory

Calgary Flames Coverage: Matchsticks & Gasoline

Last Jets Game:

Winnipeg Jets 5-3 Edmonton Oilers

Skyler McKenzie and Mark Scheifele each scored a pair, while Blake Wheeler had three points of his own. Connor Hellebuyck stopped 38 of 41 shots against.

Last Flames Game:

Calgary Flames 5-2 Vancouver Canucks

Austin Czarnik scored a hat trick, and Matthew Tkachuk assisted all three goals.

Players to watch:

Winnipeg Jets

NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Winnipeg Jets at Minnesota Wild Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

Nikolaj Ehlers will play on a new-look line tonight, lining up with Brendan Lemieux at left wing and Jack Roslovic at centre, as head coach Paul Maurice gives things a different look, after Bryan Little and Patrik Laine played last night with Mathieu Perreault.

Calgary Flames

NHL: Preseason-Calgary Flames at Winnipeg Jets James Carey Lauder-USA TODAY Sports

With four goals on 10 shots in his first four pre-season games, Dillon Dube has gotten himself noticed, as he is tied for the league lead in goals so far this pre-season. You may remember Dube as the captain of Canada’s men’s Under-20 team that won gold at the World Junior Championship this past January.