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Wheeler and Jets Beat Predators, End Season On Seven-Game Win Streak

Wheeler and Jets Beat Predators, End Season On Seven-Game Win Streak

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

WINNIPEG – It was fitting that Blake Wheeler led the Winnipeg Jets to their final victory of the season.

Wheeler did that by scoring a short-handed goal with 45 seconds left to lift Winnipeg to its seventh straight victory with a 2-1 win over the Nashville Predators on Saturday.

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Slumping Senators Drop Fourth Game in a Row, Fall 4-2 to Winnipeg

Slumping Senators Drop Fourth Game in a Row, Fall 4-2 to Winnipeg

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Patrik Laine
Winnipeg Jets’ Patrik Laine (29) celebrates Mathieu Perreault’s (85) game winning goal on Ottawa Senators goalie Mike Condon (1) as Derick Brassard (19) defends during third period NHL action in Winnipeg on Saturday, April 1, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG – Mathieu Perreault knows it’s too late to make a difference for Winnipeg, but he’s not throwing in the towel.

The Jets forward scored the game-winner in a 4-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators Saturday that gave Winnipeg its first four-game win streak of the season.

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Mark Scheifele Scores Winner, Jets Come from Behind to Beat Ducks in OT

Mark Scheifele Scores Winner, Jets Come from Behind to Beat Ducks in OT

By Darrin Bauming, The Canadian Press

Nikolaj Ehlers - Mark Scheifele
Winnipeg Jets’ Nikolaj Ehlers (27) and Mark Scheifele (55) celebrate Scheifele’s game winning goal following overtime NHL action against the Anaheim Ducks, in Winnipeg on Thursday, March 30, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG – Mark Scheifele and the Winnipeg Jets may be out of the playoff picture, but they’re still fighting hard to play spoiler.

Scheifele’s overtime winner capped three unanswered goals for Winnipeg Thursday night, as the Anaheim Ducks surrendered a two-goal lead in the final 8:25 of regulation before falling 4-3 in overtime at MTS Centre.

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Michael Hutchinson, Adam Lowry Lift Winnipeg Jets Over Vancouver Canucks 2-1

Michael Hutchinson, Adam Lowry Lift Winnipeg Jets Over Vancouver Canucks 2-1

By David Larkins, The Canadian Press

Mark Scheifele - Adam Lowry
Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele (55) and Adam Lowry (17) celebrate after Lowry scored on Vancouver Canucks goaltender Ryan Miller (30) during third period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Sunday, March 26, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG – Adam Lowry can say the first game-winning goal of his career, at the very least, staved off playoff elimination for one more game.

Michael Hutchinson made 28 saves and Lowry scored a third-period power-play goal to lift the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday night.

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True North Undertaking $12M in Upgrades to MTS Centre

True North Undertaking $12M in Upgrades to MTS Centre

MTS Centre - Food Court
An artist’s rendering of the new food court arena on the MTS Centre concourse. (TNSE / HANDOUT)

The home of the Winnipeg Jets will see $12 million in improvements this year as True North Sports + Entertainment installs a swath of upgrades at MTS Centre.

New lighting, flooring, ceiling and signage are part of the renovations planned. Work will shift this week from the arena bowl to concourse levels, meant to improve the overall experience for visitors of the downtown arena.

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