Stempniak nets winner in Jets' 4-1 victory over Oilers
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Lee Stempniak scored the winning goal, and the Winnipeg Jets solidified their Western Conference playoff spot with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night.
Drew Stafford, Tyler Myers and Michael Frolik also scored for the Jets, who have won five in a row.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had the lone goal for the Oilers, who have lost nine of 11.
Winnipeg got on the board first, 7:32 in, when Stafford picked off Oscar Klefbom's pass and raced into the Oilers zone. He beat Ben Scrivens with a wrist shot for his fourth goal and eighth point in six games.