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Brossoit Sets Franchise Record to Help Jets Past Golden Knights 4-1

Brossoit Sets Franchise Record to Help Jets Past Golden Knights 4-1

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Mathieu Perreault - Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg Jets’ Mathieu Perreault (85) celebrates after scoring on Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during second period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Tuesday, January 15, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG — Laurent Brossoit didn’t mind facing a barrage of pucks. He quite enjoyed it, actually.

The Jets backup goalie stopped a franchise-record 26 shots in the second period and made a season-high 43 saves in Winnipeg’s 4-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday.

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Little Scores in Overtime to Give Jets 4-3 Win, Send Ducks to 11th Straight Loss

Little Scores in Overtime to Give Jets 4-3 Win, Send Ducks to 11th Straight Loss

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Jacob Trouba - Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg Jets’ Jacob Trouba (8) and Bryan Little (18) celebrate after Little scored the game-winning goal in overtime as Anaheim Ducks’ Rickard Rakell (67) looks on NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Sunday, January 13, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG — This time Bryan Little scored the game-winner with the spotlight on him.

The Jets forward found the back of the net off a rebound at 4:49 of overtime Sunday to lift Winnipeg to a 4-3 victory that extended the Anaheim Ducks’ losing streak to 11 games.

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Little Gets 500th Career Point as Jets Double Up Red Wings 4-2

Little Gets 500th Career Point as Jets Double Up Red Wings 4-2

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Kyle Connor - Winnipeg Jets
Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) jumps on a loose puck as Winnipeg Jets’ Kyle Connor (81) applies pressure and Wings’ Mike Green (25) defends during second-period NHL action in Winnipeg on Friday, January 11, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods )

WINNIPEG — Bryan Little was having a bit of a hard time wrapping his head around recording his 500th career point.

The Jets forward scored the game-winning goal as Winnipeg doubled up the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Friday.

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Zucker, Wild Hold on to Beat Winnipeg Jets 3-2

Zucker, Wild Hold on to Beat Winnipeg Jets 3-2

By Dave Campbell, The Associated Press

Connor Hellebuyck - Winnipeg Jets
Minnesota Wild’s Jordan Greenway (18) shoots a goal against Winnipeg Jets’ goalie Connor Hellebuyck (37) in the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Jason Zucker is squarely among the skaters Minnesota needs more production from over the second half of the schedule to return to the playoffs, a responsibility that’s not lost on him or anyone else on the Wild.

After a morning meeting of reassurance from coach Bruce Boudreau, lo and behold, Zucker responded with two goals.

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Wheeler Scores, Sets Up Three Goals as Jets Topple Avalanche 7-4

Wheeler Scores, Sets Up Three Goals as Jets Topple Avalanche 7-4

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Mark Scheifele - Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele (55) knocks his own rebound out of the air and into the back of the net behind Colorado Avalanche goaltender Philipp Grubauer (31) during third period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG — Blake Wheeler knows the Winnipeg Jets have offence that can explode at any time. It did Tuesday night.

The captain was one of seven players who scored, and he added three assists, as the Jets defeated the Colorado Avalanche 7?4.

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Connor Snaps 10-Game Pointless Streak as Jets’ Offence Fires Up to Burn Stars

Connor Snaps 10-Game Pointless Streak as Jets’ Offence Fires Up to Burn Stars

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Adam Lowry - Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg Jets’ Adam Lowry (17) tries to get a shot on Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishop (30) during second period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Sunday, January 6, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG, Man. – Kyle Connor was happy to be part of an offensive burst that the Winnipeg Jets needed.

The winger ended a 10-game pointless streak with a goal that helped the Jets defeat the Dallas Stars 5-1 on Sunday.

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Jets’ Maurice Named Head Coach at NHL All-Star Game

Jets’ Maurice Named Head Coach at NHL All-Star Game

Paul Maurice
Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice talks to media after game one in the NHL Western Conference Final in Winnipeg on Saturday, May 12, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

Winnipeg Jets bench boss Paul Maurice has been named head coach of the Central Division at the 2019 NHL All-Star Game.

The NHL All-Star Weekend is being hosted by the San Jose Sharks at the SAP Center on January 25-26.

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