The Winnipeg Jets begin a three-game road trip on Tuesday when they visit the Detroit Red Wings for the only time this season. The Jets are coming off a perfect three-game home stand, which ended with a 7-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday afternoon.Stay tuned for all the information from the morning skate, the Three Storylines, and all the line-up updates as they come available.-- Mitchell Clinton, WinnipegJets.comGame NotesFor the first time since 2018, the Jets have won five games in a row. It's the longest active winning streak in the NHL.
The Jets most recent five-game winning streak before this one was December 9-16, 2018.With Game 41 happening on Tuesday in Detroit to reach the midway point of their schedule, the Jets are having their best first half of a season in franchise history. Winnipeg's 26 wins matches the franchise best 26 wins through 41 games during the 2018-19 season, giving them one game to break that mark with a 27th win on Tuesday.The Jets are 10-7-1 on the road this season. Winnipeg ended their three-game road losing streak last Saturday in Edmonton.Kyle Connor has 11 points (5G, 6A) during a six-game scoring streak, which has propelled him into the team scoring lead with 49 points (20G, 29A) in 40 games.
He reached the 20-goal mark for the sixth consecutive season on Sunday.READ THE FULL GAME NOTESGROUND CONTROL PODCAST