Dano has 2 goals, assist to lead Jets past Canucks, 5-2
Winnipeg Jets Marko Dano, left, celebrates his goal with teammate Tyler Myers (57) during first period NHL hockey action against the Vancouver Canucks in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Monday, March 14, 2016. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Marko Dano had two goals and an assist as the Winnipeg Jets beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Monday night.
Tyler Myers and Alexander Burmistrov each added a goal and an assist for Winnipeg, and Mark Scheifele also scored to extend his points streak to eight games. Mathieu Perreault had two assists and Michael Hutchinson finished with 26 saves.
Jared McCann and Jake Virtanen scored for Vancouver, and Jacob Markstrom stopped 24 shots. The Canucks came in having won two straight for the eighth time this season, but failed to get their first three-game winning streak.