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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 scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 victory over Nashville on Saturday.
Wheeler found the back of the net with just 45 seconds left in the third period and did so while Winnipeg was shorthanded. He'll conclude the 2016-17 campaign with 26 goals and 74 points in 82 games. Kyle Connor also scored a goal for Winnipeg. Apr 8 - 10:13 PM

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Blake Wheeler extended his point streak to six consecutive games on Tuesday night.

He has three goals and six assists during that span. Wheeler had two helpers in Tuesday's win against St. Louis. Wheeler has amassed 16 points in his last 11 outings.
Apr 5 - 1:15 PM

Blake Wheeler has reached the 70-point plateau for two straight seasons.

He got his 25th goal of 2016-17 on Saturday. It is also the fourth consecutive season that Wheeler has surpassed 20 goals. He has been held off the scoresheet once in the last 10 games and is currently riding a five-game point streak.
Apr 3 - 3:26 PM

Blake Wheeler picked up a goal and an assist in a 4-3 shootout win over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday.

Wheeler picked up his assist on Ehlers' opening goal of the game and then beat Schneider after tipping a Julian Melchiori shot from the point. Wheeler is on a great run, picking up 12 points in his last eight games for the Jets. He is now up to 23 goals and 68 points in 77 games, all while averaging a career high of 20:03 minutes per game.
Mar 28 - 10:27 PM

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

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mark Scheifele
2Bryan Little
3Adam Lowry
4Nic Petan
5Michael Sgarbossa
LW1Nikolaj Ehlers
2Mathieu Perreault
3Andrew Copp
4Shawn Matthias
5Kyle Connor
6Brandon Tanev
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Patrik Laine
3Joel Armia
4Marko Dano
5Buddy Robinson
6J.C. Lipon
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Jacob Trouba
3Josh Morrissey
4Tyler Myers
5Dmitry Kulikov
6Toby Enstrom
7Ben Chiarot
8Julian Melchiori
G1Steve Mason
2Connor Hellebuyck
3Michael Hutchinson