Last Game
Sun, Feb 25
vs Arizona Coyotes (23-29-5)
  • Canada Life Centre
3
Final / OT
4

Western Central Standings

Team W-L-OTL Pts
35-16-8 78
36-15-5 77
35-19-5 75
32-25-2 66
30-25-2 62
28-24-6 62
23-29-5 51
15-39-5 35

2023 Stats

STATS A
Assists
P
Points
+/-
Plus-Minus Goals Scored For or Against Total
TOI/G
Time On Ice Per Game
PM
Penalty Minutes
Regular Season 21 39 20 16:08 21

Top Nikolaj Ehlers News

  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Scores twice in win

    Ehlers scored two goals in Friday's 3-2 overtime win over the Blackhawks.

    Ehlers had gone 10 games without a goal, logging three assists in that span. He made up for the drought with a tally in each of the first two periods, though the Jets couldn't maintain the 2-0 lead he created. Ehlers is up to 18 goals, 39 points, 162 shots on net and a plus-20 rating through 55 contests overall, surpassing his 38-point campaign from 45 contests a year ago. His scoring rate is noticeably down, but he's maintained a top-six role this season.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Expected to play Friday

    Ehlers is expected to play against the Blackhawks on Friday after missing Thursday's practice with an undisclosed issue, Mitchell Clinton of the Jets' official site reports.

    Ehlers has had a nagging undisclosed injury since training camp but he's managed to play in all 54 games to date. The Danish winger has 16 goals and 37 points this season, including three assists on the power play.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Chips in with assist

    Ehlers had an assist in Monday's 4-1 road loss against the Bruins.

    Ehlers had the secondary helper on Vladislav Namestnikov's even-strength goal early in the first period to level the game at 1-1. Unfortunately for Winnipeg, that's all of the offense it would get on the night. Ehlers ended up with a minus-1 rating, four shots on goal, two blocked shots and a hit in his 17:12 of ice time while splitting his six faceoff opportunities.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Nets game-winner

    Ehlers scored the game-winning goal Saturday in a 2-1 overtime victory over the Senators.

    Ehlers deked Jakob Chychrun in the high slot and beat Joonas Korpisalo low blocker with a backhander. The winger has dealt with injuries over the last several seasons, but so far so good this year. With that consistent action, Ehlers has 16 goals and 34 points in 44 games, which puts him on pace to reach his career highs (29 goals, 64 points). Remarkably, only three of his points have come on the power play even though he toils on the top unit. New highs could come easily if he can find his way to a bit more output with the extra man.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Good to play Saturday

    Ehlers (upper body) is expected to play Saturday versus Philadelphia, according to Mike McIntyre of the Winnipeg Free Press.

    Ehlers was injured during Friday's practice, but he ultimately won't miss a game. That's terrific news for the Jets, who are already missing key forwards Kyle Connor (knee) and Mark Scheifele (lower body). Ehlers has 15 goals and 33 points in 41 outings in 2023-24.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Game-time decision Saturday

    Per John Lu of TSN, Ehlers (upper body) will be a game-time decision versus Philadelphia on Saturday.

    Ehlers participated in Saturday's morning skate after leaving Friday's practice early. He has been on fire of late with eight goals and 17 points in his last 15 games. Ehlers has 15 goals and 18 assists in 41 contests this season. Check back on his status closer to 7:00 pm ET puck drop.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Injured at practice Friday

    Ehlers suffered an upper-body injury at practice Friday, Scott Billeck of the Winnipeg Sun reports.

    Ehlers spoke with coach Rick Bowness before leaving the ice for precautionary reasons. Ehlers scored the winner Thursday versus Chicago in a 2-1 victory, giving the 27-year-old a six-game point streak. Ehlers has been on fire since Kyle Connor suffered a knee injury Dec. 10. Ehlers has 15 goals and 33 points in 41 contests this season -- including eight goals and nine assists in 15 games since Connor's injury. Consider Ehlers day-to-day at this time.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Scores game-winner Thursday

    Ehlers scored a goal on five shots in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Blackhawks.

    Ehlers tallied with 1:05 left in the third period to put the Jets ahead for the first time all game. Laurent Brossoit was able to hold the fort to secure the win, with Ehlers earning his fourth game-winner among 15 tallies on the year. At the midway mark of the campaign, the winger has 33 points, 121 shots on net, and a plus-21 rating over 41 appearances, putting him on pace to exceed his career high of 64 points in 2016-17. He's been hot in January with four goals and three assists over six outings.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Two points in Sunday's win

    Ehlers scored a goal on five shots, added an assist and went plus-2 in Sunday's 6-2 win over the Coyotes.

    Ehlers gave the Jets a 2-0 lead in the second period and assisted on the first of Mark Scheifele's two tallies in the third. This was Ehlers' first multi-point effort in eight games, though he's now racked up three goals and two helpers over his last four contests. The winger is at 31 points (14 goals, 17 assists) with 116 shots on net and a plus-19 rating through 39 appearances this season.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Scores in Friday's win

    Ehlers scored a goal on four shots in Friday's 3-1 win over the Ducks.

    Ehlers has two goals and an assist over his first three games in January. The 27-year-old's tally Friday tied the game at 1-1 in the second period. Ehlers continues to thrive in a top-line role, and he's up to 13 goals -- exceeding last year's total -- while adding 16 assists, 111 shots on net and a plus-17 rating through 38 appearances overall.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Earns power-play helper

    Ehlers notched a power-play assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Sharks.

    Ehlers had been limited to one goal over his last four games after a productive run from the start of December to the holiday break. The 27-year-old winger made a sharp pass to set up Gabriel Vilardi on the Jets' game-winning tally Thursday. Ehlers is up to 28 points (three on the power play), 107 shots on net and a plus-17 rating through 37 appearances this season. He should continue to see top-line minutes.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Two points against Wings

    Ehlers scored a goal and added an assist in Wednesday's 5-2 win over Detroit.

    Ehlers put the Jets in the lead for good midway through the second period, flipping the puck past James Reimer after a slick pass from behind the net by Gabriel Vilardi. The line of Ehlers, Vilardi and Mark Scheifele has been the hottest in the NHL over the last week, and Ehlers has erupted for four goals and nine points over the last four games with a plus-9 rating.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Wild chemistry with Scheifele

    Ehlers scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 6-2 in over the Avalanche.

    Ehlers is making the most of his ascension up the depth chart due to the absence of with Kyle Connor (knee). The 27-year-old Ehlers has always been talented, but injury prone (knock on wood). His chemistry with Mark Scheifele was palpable Saturday. And with six points (three goals, three assists) in his last two games, Ehlers is a definite 'check your wire' guy.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Pops off for four points

    Ehlers scored twice on five shots, added two assists and went plus-5 in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Kings.

    Ehlers erased the Jets' two-goal deficit in the second period and then helped out on both of Mark Scheifele's goals as the team marched to a comeback win. This was easily the best game of the year for Ehlers, who had scored just once over his previous eight outings while adding four helpers in that span. On the season, he's got nine goals, 11 assists, 74 shots on net and a plus-10 rating through 28 appearances.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Provides helper in win

    Ehlers logged an assist and fired three shots on goal in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Ducks.

    Ehlers' point streak is up to four games (one goal, four assists), and he's gone plus-6 in that span. The winger set up Mark Scheifele's empty-netter in the last minute of the contest. Ehlers is showing signs of turning things around, but he's still at a relatively modest 16 points with 66 shots on net, 17 PIM and a plus-5 rating through 26 outings. If Kyle Connor (lower body) misses time, Ehlers could be an option to join the first power-play unit.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Two points in win

    Ehlers logged a goal and an assist in Monday's 2-1 win over Carolina.

    Ehlers set up Kyle Connor's tally in the first period before adding a goal in the second. The 27-year-old Ehlers now has nine points (five goals, four assists) in his last 11 games. Overall, he's up to seven goals and 14 points through 24 games this season.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Nets goal in win

    Ehlers scored a goal on three shots in Friday's 3-0 win over the Panthers.

    Ehlers continues to round into form -- he has four goals and two assists with a plus-7 rating over his last six games. While he scored, he also saw just 12:53 of ice time Friday, his second-lowest total of the season. He's held down a middle-six role for much of the year, producing six goals, five helpers, 51 shots on net, 15 PIM and a plus-2 rating over 19 appearances.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Scores in Friday's win

    Ehlers scored a goal on two shots, added two PIM and went plus-2 in Friday's 3-2 win over the Sabres.

    Ehlers' second-period tally held as the game-winner. The winger has earned four points, including three goals, over his last three contests. He's up to five tallies, nine points, 44 shots, 15 PIM and a minus-1 rating through 16 outings overall. Ehlers remains in a second-line role, and his recent improved offense should help him hold onto that spot in the lineup.

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  • Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers: Doubles season goal total

    Ehlers scored twice and added nine PIM in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Devils.

    Ehlers stood up for a teammate by fighting Brendan Smith in the third period. The pair of goals doubled Ehlers' output for the season to four tallies. He'd picked up a pair of assists over five games since his last goal. Overall, the winger is still mired in a slow start with eight points, 42 shots on net, 13 PIM and a minus-3 rating through 15 outings.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-0, 172 lbs
Birthplace: Aalborg, Denmark
Age: 28
Experience: 8
Shoots: Left