Nathan MacKinnon had two objectives and Gabriel Landeskog and Nazem Kadri scored for the Avalanche. Colorado is 1-4-1 in its last six games in spite of outshooting the Jets 43-26 in addition to hitting the post on a couple of shots. Philipp Grubauer stopped 19 of 24 shots he faced.
"What was it, like two or three posts? So, opportunities were absolutely there," stated defenceman Erik Johnson, who had 2 assists. "It's simply going the wrong way for us right now and no one enjoys about it, however there's lessens and streams throughout the season. We're not trying to peak in January, we're trying to peak when it matters."
MacKinnon now has 179 profession objectives, which is 8th in franchise history and fifth since the group ended up being the Avalanche.
Wheeler's first of the game at 6:25 of the first made it 1-0 and MacKinnon scored at 9:43 of duration.
Connor tipped his own rebound over Grubauer midway through the 2nd and MacKinnon's one-timer at 13:47 made it 2-2. Winnipeg took a 3-2 lead into the intermission when Scheifele beat Grubauer with a slap shot.
The Avalanche once again tied it when Landeskog scored his 10th of the season on a power play at 7:15 of the 3rd.
Kyle Connor put his team in a tough spot with a regrettable penalty. The young forward redeemed himself not long after to raise the having a hard time Winnipeg Jets.
Simply seven seconds into Winnipeg's only power play of the video game, he tipped in a shot by Neal Pionk to put the Jets ahead for great.
"I've got to control my stick a little much better, however I was just attempting to make a play and I ended up with 4 minutes," Connor stated. "Watching them rating, too, it's hard to sit there and watch that however we fought back and everyone, top to bottom, we got efforts from everybody, so it was a great one."
When he roofed a backhander at 16:31 of the third, he got his 20th of the season and his hat technique. He now has six goals in his last four video games.
"He's dialed in. I imply, the kid's got first-rate hands on him and just works exceptionally hard," Wheeler said.