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Blake Wheeler | Winger | #26

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (30) / 8/31/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 225
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 1 (5) / ARI
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Blake Wheeler chipped in two assists on Sunday night to help the Jets fly by Vancouver 2-1.
Wheeler now has 14 points in 11 games this month, putting his total output at 22 goals and 64 points in 75 games this season. Mar 26 - 11:09 PM

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Blake Wheeler picked up an assist in Friday's 3-1 loss to the Anaheim Ducks.

He registered the primary helper on Josh Morrissey's power play goal in the second period. Wheeler has now amassed eight points in his last six contests. He has 22 goals and 42 assists in 75 games.
Mar 25 - 9:46 AM

Blake Wheeler was awarded the first star of the game after picking up a goal and two assists in a 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday.

Wheeler took a feed from Scheifele before going top shelf to beat Mason for his 22nd of the season, tying him with Slava Kozlov for 3rd most in the Jets/Thrashers franchise history at 145. Wheeler now has 15 points in his last 11 games. The Jets are eight points back of the Blues for the last wild card spot in the West with 10 games left to play.
Mar 21 - 10:58 PM

Blake Wheeler extended his point streak to three games on Sunday with a pair of assists against the Minnesota Wild.

He has 60 points this season and 500 for his career going into Tuesday's match versus Philadelphia. Wheeler has produced three goals and 20 points in 28 career games against the Flyers.
Mar 21 - 11:49 AM

Blake Wheeler scored one goal and had two assists as the Jets beat the Avalanche 6-1 Saturday night.

Wheeler scored the game winning goal on a power-play at the 9:47 mark of the first, but he would go on to assist Ben Chiarot and Nikolaj Ehlers in the second. This is the second straight game in which Wheeler scored three points, which matches his season high. He previously scored three points on two other occasions.
Mar 5 - 1:53 AM

Blake Wheeler scored two goals and an assist in Winnipeg's 3-0 win over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night.

Wheeler opened the scoring with a power play goal at the 10:51 mark of the first period. He then assisted on Bryan Little's goal in the third frame before adding his second of the night (empty-netter). Wheeler has five points in his last games. The Jets captain is up to 19 goals and 34 assists in 65 games.
Mar 3 - 11:03 PM

Blake Wheeler returned to Thursday's game after he was hit high by Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin.

Wheeler left briefly for concussion protocol and then came back to finish the game. He didn't speak to the media after the game, but appears to be OK. He had three shots and three hits in the contests.
Feb 17 - 10:37 AM

Blake Wheeler is projected to play with Bryan Little and Nikolaj Ehlers on Tuesday night.

He has swapped lines with Patrik Laine, who is slated to skate alongside Mark Scheifele and Andrew Copp. Wheeler has cooled down a bit from his January hot streak with one assist in the last three games.
Feb 14 - 11:11 AM

Blake Wheeler extended his point streak to four games with an assist during Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Avalanche.

The Captain now has a goal and six points during the streak. For the season he has 16 goals and 46 points in 55 games.
Feb 4 - 6:18 PM

Blake Wheeler compiled three points in Tuesday's 5-3 win over St. Louis.

He had a goal and two assists in the contest. Wheeler scored his 16th goal of the season into an empty net to seal the win and he set up markers by Mark Scheifele and Jacob Trouba. The Jets captain has racked up 44 points in 53 contests this season.
Feb 1 - 12:35 PM

Blake Wheeler potted both a goal and an assist during Saturday's 5-3 win over the Blues.

Over that span the Captain now has three goals and five points. For the season Wheeler has posted 15 goals and 39 points in 49 games.
Jan 21 - 7:52 PM

Blake Wheeler found the back of the net in Wednesday's 6-3 win over Arizona.

Wheeler's goal at the 3:03 mark of the second period tied the game at two. He finished the game with a plus-1 rating, four shots on goal and one hit in 20 minutes of ice time. The 30-year-old has 14 goals and 37 points in 48 games this season. Bryan Little, Andrew Copp, Joel Armia, Jacob Trouba and Nikolaj Ehlers also scored for Winnipeg in this one.
Jan 18 - 10:27 PM

Blake Wheeler scored a goal in a 4-3 loss to the Arizona Coyotes on Friday.

Ehlers' shot deflected off of Wheeler and found its way past Mike Smith with just over one minute remaining in regulation. The Jets have now suffered two straight losses leaving many players frustrated. Wheeler confirmed to the media post-game that there was a 15-minute players only meeting at the conclusion of the game. At approximately the midway point of the season, the Jets find themselves three points back of the last Wild Card spot and will need to pick up their play if they want to make the post-season. Blake Wheeler is now up to 13 goals and 35 points in 45 games this season. Mark Stuart and Shawn Matthias also scored for Winnipeg in the loss.
Jan 14 - 12:45 AM

Blake Wheeler scored an unassisted goal in the third period of the Winnipeg Jets' 2-0 shutout of the visiting Calgary Flames Monday night.

The goal was Wheeler's 12th of the season. In the first period, the Jets took a 1-0 lead on Dustin Byfuglien's sixth goal of the season. Nikolaj Ehlers collected his 23rd assist on Byfuglien's goal. Right wing Drew Stafford, who replaced rookie scoring sensation Patrik Laine (concussion) on the Jets' top line, also drew an assist on Byfuglien's game- winning goal.
Jan 9 - 11:30 PM

Blake Wheeler is riding a six-game point streak with his pair of helpers during Thursday's 5-3 loss to the Blue Jackets.

Wheeler now has three goals and seven points during the streak, giving him 11 goal and 29 points in 38 points so far.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 02:31:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mark Scheifele
2Bryan Little
3Adam Lowry
4Nic Petan
5Marko Dano
LW1Nikolaj Ehlers
2Mathieu Perreault
3Andrew Copp
4Shawn Matthias
5Brandon Tanev
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Patrik Laine
3Joel Armia
4Chris Thorburn
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Jacob Trouba
3Toby Enstrom
4Tyler Myers
5Josh Morrissey
6Ben Chiarot
7Paul Postma
8Brian Strait
9Julian Melchiori
10Mark Stuart
G1Connor Hellebuyck
2Michael Hutchinson
3Ondrej Pavelec