There will be a game five in the NHL's Western Conference final.

Jonathan Marchessault scored twice to lead the Vegas Golden Knights past the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 Monday night at Bell MTS Place.

The best-of-seven series is tied at a game a piece.

"We were chasing the game again," said Jets captain Blake Wheeler when asked if this loss was reminiscent of the low scoring games they saw in round two against the Nashville Predators. "Down two goals and just made it tough. It didn't feel like playing against Nashville but those guys do a good job in their own right. We just couldn't get any momentum going."

Tomas Tatar and Marchessault scored in the first period for the Golden Knights who took that lead into the third period.

Kyle Connor finally got Winnipeg on the scoreboard as he beat Vegas netminder Marc-Andre Fleury 7:17 into the final frame.

That momentum was short-lived as Marchessault potted his second of the night just 88 seconds later.

"They were better for sure," said Jets head coach Paul Maurice on the Golden Knights bounce back game after losing the opener 4-2 on Saturday. "We were not right. Certainly there's a 10-minute block there we're not going to like very much tomorrow."

The series now shifts to Las Vegas for games three and four on Wednesday and Friday.

Game five is back in Winnipeg on Sunday.


photos courtesy Ray Peters


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Saturday, October 20th

CFL
Toronto 26 Montreal 22
Saskatchewan 29 Calgary 24

Manitoba Minor Football Association
Cruncher Playoffs
Eastman (Black) 25 St. James (Silver) 0
Eastman (Teal) 36 St. James (Black) 6

MJHL
Steinbach 6 OCN 0
Selkirk 5 Neepawa 4 (OT)
Swan Valley 7 Wpg Blues 1
Dauphin 1 Waywayseecappo 0

HTJHL
Lorette 3 Springfield 2

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Showcase @ Portage
Yellowhead 5 Eastman 2
Southwest 6 Norman 3
Parkland 3 Interlake 2 (OT)
Wpg Wild 7 Kenora 2
Wpg Thrashers 4 Brandon 2
Wpg Bruins 3 Central Plains 1

MFMHL
Eastman 3 Central Plains 1

AAA U17 Midget Prep League
Wpg Monarchs 2 Eastman 1

WHL
Calgary 4 Brandon 3 (OT)

NHL
Winnipeg 5 Arizona 3
Colorado 3 Carolina 1
Philadelphia 5 New Jersey 2
Buffalo 5 Los Angeles 1
Ottawa 4 Montreal 3
Detroit 4 Florida 3 (OT)
St. Louis 4 Toronto 1
Chicago 4 Columbus 1
Minnesota 5 Tampa Bay 4 (OT)
Vegas 3 Anaheim 1 
Nashville 3 Edmonton 0
Vancouver 2 Boston 1 
San Jose 4 N.Y. Islanders 1 

Major League Baseball
National League
Championship Series
Los Angeles 5 Milwaukee 1
(Dodgers win best of 7 series 4-3)

NBA
Toronto 117 Washington 113
Indiana 132 Brooklyn 112
Boston 103 New York 101
Philadelphia 116 Orlando 115
Detroit 118 Chicago 116
Charlotte 113 Miami 112
Dallas 140 Minnesota 136
Denver 119 Phoenix 91 
Portland 121 San Antonio 108 
Houston 124 L.A. Lakers 115

Sunday, October 21st

MJHL
OCN at Steinbach, 7 p.m.
Portage at Virden, 6:30 p.m.
Wpg Blues at Winkler, 7:30 p.m.

Capital Region Junior Hockey League
St. Malo vs Lundar
@ Warren, 6:30 p.m.

MFMHL
Eastman at Wpg Avros, 1 p.m.

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Showcase @ Portage
Kenora vs Yellowhead, 12 p.m.
Parkland vs Norman, 1:15 p.m.
Brandon vs Wpg Bruins, 2:30 p.m.
Pembina Valley vs Interlake 2:45 p.m.
Southwest at Wpg Wild, 12:15 p.m.

AAA U17 Midget Prep League
Eastman vs Brandon
@ Steinbach, 1 p.m.

AHL
Manitoba vs San Antonio
@ Wpg, 2 p.m.

NHL
Calgary at N.Y. Rangers, 6 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Chicago, 6 p.m.
Buffalo at Anaheim, 7 p.m.

NFL
Tennessee at L.A. Chargers, 8:30 a.m.
Carolina at Philadelphia, 12 p.m.
Minnesota at N.Y. Jets, 12 p.m.
Buffalo at Indianapolis, 12 p.m.
New England at Chicago, 12 p.m.
Cleveland at Tampa Bay, 12 p.m.
Houston at Jacksonville, 12 p.m.
Detroit at Miami, 12 p.m.
New Orleans at Baltimore, 3:05 p.m.
Dallas at Washington, 3:25 p.m.
L.A. Rams at San Francisco, 3:25 p.m.
Cincinnati at Kansas City, 7:20 p.m.

NBA
Atlanta at Cleveland, 5 p.m.
Sacramento at Oklahoma City, 6 p.m.
Golden State at Denver, 7 p.m.
Houston at L.A. Clippers, 8 p.m.

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