The Winnipeg Jets saw their season end when the Montreal Canadiens put up a three-goal third period to send Blake Wheeler and the Jets home with a 4-2 loss. Wheeler notched his 19th goal of the season in the loss.
SPIN: Winnipeg finished with a respectable 24-21-3 mark this season and it’s okay to jettison the Jets in redraft leagues if you’re in a tight finale.
Philadelphia knocked off the Islanders 2-1 despite John Tavares’ 28th goal of the season.
SPIN: The Islanders loss leaves them in a three-way tie with the Rangers and Senators as those three teams joust for the sixth, seventh and eighth spot.
Ottawa downed Washington 2-1 with Sergei Gonchar scoring the game-winner in overtime to clinch a playoff spot for Ottawa.
SPIN: Alex Ovechkin continued his amazing April by scoring for the third straight game and now has 32 tallies this season. Defenseman Erik Karlsson came back into the lineup for Ottawa after getting his Achilles’ tendon torn by Matt Cooke of the Penguins earlier thi...