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Ehlers scored at 16:46 of the third period with a fluky assist from Laine, as a failed clearance glanced off the rookie's body to Ehlers. Scheifele logged an assist in the first period and has 10 assists and 19 points in 15 games this season.
''They're pretty skilled. You look up and down that line and there's a lot of skill,'' Copp said of the first line. ''Each one of them can shoot the puck. They've been doing really well for us putting the puck in the net.''
Ehlers sealed the win after Arizona's
''They raised the level of their game and we didn't match it,'' Coyotes coach Dave Tippett said. ''Our execution from the start of the second period on was not what it needs to be to give you a chance to win.
''We made some crucial errors and they finally capitalized on the one that Oliver made,'' he added.
The Jets had only three shots in the first period.
The Coyotes answered Copp's goal at 9:48 when
Vrbata has five goals on the season and 104 points in 159 career games in November, his highest point total of any month.
The Jets had two 2-minute power plays and failed to score on both. But one second after the second power play ended, Wheeler's shot beat Domingue off a pass from
The goal was Wheeler's fourth of the season.
''Didn't really have our best game and found a way to win,'' Wheeler said.
NOTES: The NHL fined Ekman-Larsson $2,000 as supplementary punishment for two embellishment calls against him in two games over the past two weeks. ... C
Jets: At Colorado on Friday night.
Coyotes: Host Boston on Saturday night.