NHL: New York Islanders 5, Winnipeg 4 (SO)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, April 20 (UPI) -- John Tavares' shootout goal Saturday kept the New York Islanders on a roll with a 5-4 win over Winnipeg.

NHL: Winnipeg 4, Buffalo 1

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, April 10 (UPI) -- Winnipeg's Andrew Ladd registered a goal and an assist Tuesday, helping the Jets stay in playoff contention with a 4-1 victory over Buffalo.

NHL: Winnipeg 4, Philadelphia 1

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, April 6 (UPI) -- Evander Kane and Bryan Little each provided a goal and an assist during a big second period that carried the Winnipeg Jets over Philadelphia 4-1 Saturday.

NHL: Winnipeg 5, Toronto 2

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 12 (UPI) -- Blake Wheeler scored twice and Nik Antropov added a goal and two assists for the Winnipeg Jets Tuesday in their 5-2 spanking of Toronto.

NHL: Florida 4, Winnipeg 1

SUNRISE, Fla., March 5 (UPI) -- Jacob Markstrom turned aside 30-of-31 shots and Shawn Matthias notched the eventual game-winner Tuesday in Florida's 4-1 win over Winnipeg.

NHL: Winnipeg 1, Ottawa 0

OTTAWA, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Al Montoya, subbing for an ill Ondrej Pavelec, responded with his third career shutout Saturday and the Winnipeg Jets edged Ottawa 1-0.

NHL: Tampa Bay 3, Winnipeg 2 (OT)

TAMPA, Fla., March 31 (UPI) -- Steven Stamkos notched a record-setting goal 45 seconds into overtime for Tampa Bay Saturday, handing the Lightning a 3-2 victory over Winnipeg.

NHL: Winnipeg 4, Carolina 3 (OT)

RALEIGH, N.C., March 30 (UPI) -- Andrew Ladd needed just 16 seconds to produce an overtime goal Friday that gave the Winnipeg Jets a 4-3 victory over Carolina.

NHL: Vancouver 3, Winnipeg 2

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 9 (UPI) -- Samuel Pahlsson's goal late in the third period proved to be the game winner in the Vancouver Canucks' 3-2 win over Winnipeg Thursday.

NHL: Winnipeg 7, Florida 0

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 1 (UPI) -- Evander Kane had a hand in four goals Thursday and Ondrej Pavelec put together his fourth shutout of the season in the Winnipeg Jets' 7-0 rout of Florida.

NHL: Winnipeg 5, Colorado 1

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Bryan Little netted a pair of goals Sunday and the Winnipeg Jets moved closer to a playoff position with an emphatic 5-1 victory over Colorado.

NHL: Winnipeg 2, Tampa Bay 1 (OT)

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Kyle Wellwood scored with 1:46 to go in overtime Thursday, giving Winnipeg a 2-1 victory over Tampa Bay and ending the Lightning's five-game winning streak.

NHL: Carolina 2, Winnipeg 1

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Goalie Cam Ward survived a sustained Winnipeg assault in the third period Monday, backstopping the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-1 decision over the Jets.

NHL: Winnipeg 5, Anaheim 3

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Zach Bogosian netted a goal and added two assists for Winnipeg Saturday and the Jets downed Anaheim 5-3, handing the Ducks a 12th straight road loss.

NHL: Washington 4, Winnipeg 3

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Jason Chimera's second goal of the game Wednesday, coming 1:52 into overtime, gave the Washington Capitals a 4-3 victory over Winnipeg.
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Kyle Wellwood
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil attempts a shot on goal surrounded by Toronto Maple Leafs' Ken Klee, Kyle Wellwood, Aki Berg and goailie Trevor Kidd in first period action at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada on Jan. 8, 2004. (UPI Photo/Christine Chew)

Kyle Wellwood (born May 16, 1983) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre who plays for the San Jose Sharks. He was originally selected by the Toronto Maple Leafs 134th overall in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft and played his first three seasons in the NHL with Toronto, before joining the Vancouver Canucks in 2008. After not re-signing with the Canucks Wellwood played in Russia for Atlant Moscow Oblast of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). He left the team due to family concerns and was signed by the St. Louis Blues. He never played a game with them as he was claimed on waivers by the Sharks.

Wellwood was drafted by the Belleville Bulls in the first round, 16th overall, in the 1999 Ontario Hockey League (OHL) draft. In his second season with Belleville (2000–01), he put up 118 points, capturing the Eddie Powers Memorial Trophy as the league's leading scorer. The next season, he was traded in January 2002 to the Windsor Spitfires for Jason Spezza. As a Spitfire, he tallied 100 points in 57 games, including a 29-game stretch in which he scored 26 goals and 59 points. In his final year of junior, he also received the William Hanley Trophy as the OHL's sportsman of the year, as well as the CHL Sportsman of the Year Award by playing in 57 games without a single penalty minute that year.

Wellwood was drafted in the 5th round, 134th overall, by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. He turned pro in 2003–04 when he joined Toronto's minor league affiliate, the St. John's Maple Leafs of the American Hockey League (AHL). Wellwood recorded 55 points in his professional rookie season while also appearing in his first NHL game with the Maple Leafs that year. The NHL lockout the following season guaranteed that Wellwood would play in the AHL one more season. On October 30, 2004, he set a St. John's franchise record by scoring 5 goals in one game against the Cleveland Barons. He finished his second season with St. John's in 2004–05 fourth in league scoring with 87 points.

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