The Winnipeg Jets are in Calgary for just the second time in their three-year history since relocating from Atlanta.
This is the second of three games between these teams this season. Calgary were 5-4 winners in a shoot out at MTS Centre Nov. 18. The last time they play will be the final game of the regular season April 11 at the Saddledome.
The (20-23-5) Jets are seventh in the Central Division with 45 points. They are 10 points back of Minnesota for a Western Conference Wild Card spot.
Ondrej Pavelec (12-19-4, 3.08, .899) will start in goal. This will be his fourth straight start.
Jets Projected Lines:
Evander Kane (hand injury) did not make the trip.
Dustin Byfuglien is on a three game point streak that includes one goal and four assists.
Eric O'Dell has scored in back to back games.
Calgary enters this game after losing Tuesday in Nashville 4-2. They have just two wins in their last eight games and are on a six game losing streak on home ice.
The (16-25-6) Flames are sixth in the Central Division with 38 points and sit 17 points out of a playoff spot.
Reto Berra (5-13-2, 3.03, .899) will start in goal. He is on a personal five game losing streak.
Flames Projected Lines:
Jiri Hudler has four assists in his last three games.
Mikael Backlund has scored in three straight games.
Following tonight's game, the Jets return to Winnipeg and host the Edmonton Oilers Saturday afternoon, 1pm at MTS Centre.