WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Rookie Nikolaj Ehlers had a hat trick and Dustin Byfuglien added two goals and an assist to help the Winnipeg Jets beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 on Tuesday night.
Veteran winger Blake Wheeler assisted on all of Ehlers' goals, and Ehlers' first hat trick extended his point streak to four games.
Brad Richardson and Anthony Duclair scored for Arizona.
Connor Hellebuyck stopped 32 shots for the Jets.
Louis Domingue started for Arizona and made 20 saves before being relieved by Anders Lindback for the third period. Lindback stopped all 12 shots he faced.