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Winnipeg Jets climb back for overtime win against Coyotes – Winnipeg
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Winnipeg Jets climb back for overtime win against Coyotes – Winnipeg

It was another slow start, but another strong finish for the Winnipeg Jets. The Jets picked up a second straight comeback victory, spoiling the Arizona Coyotes home opener with a 3-2 overtime win on Friday at the first ever NHL game at the tiny five-thousand seat Mullett Arena.Blake Wheeler scored just 32 seconds into overtime to give the Jets their third straight victory.The Jets went down by two goals early, but tied the game midway through the third period before Wheeler scored the overtime winner.Mark Scheifele scored for the third straight game. Cole Perfetti had the other marker for Winnipeg.Josh Morrissey recorded one assist to give him five points in his last three games. He now has eight assists in the first eight contests of the season. Story continues below adve...