WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets celebrated the 1,000th NHL game for their captain Blake Wheeler with a 6-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs Sunday night at Canada Life Centre.
Pierre-Luc Dubois, Andrew Copp, Evgeny Svechnikov, Kyle Connor, Nikolaj Ehlers and Mark Scheifele scored for the Jets.
Connor Hellebuyck stopped 32 shots in the Jets net for his ninth victory of the season.
The Jets host Carolina tomorrow night with a pick drop at 7pm. (TSN 3, 680 CJOB/Power 97).