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Dubois scores twice as Jets dump Blues 5-2 – Winnipeg
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Dubois scores twice as Jets dump Blues 5-2 – Winnipeg

The Winnipeg Jets continued their recent domination of the St. Louis Blues Thursday night, riding an early lead and great goaltending to a 5-2 win in Missouri. Pierre-Luc Dubois had a three point effort as the Jets beat the Blues for the fifth straight time to start a short two-game road trip.The Jets had a three-goal lead in the second period, and the Blues dominated the final frame, outshooting the Jets 12-5, but Winnipeg still managed to win their third consecutive game, and sixth out of their last seven matches overall.“The more goals you can get ahead the better,” Dubois laughed. “I felt like at times we were kinda just trying to survive out there. That’s when they got the momentum back, and shift after shift they’re coming at you.“At times we were dominating, at times they w...
ANALYSIS: With season to begin Friday, have Jets done enough? – Winnipeg
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ANALYSIS: With season to begin Friday, have Jets done enough? – Winnipeg

And so it begins: Friday is game night for the Jets.A new coach, a few new players … but is that enough?Is it enough to get that Jets’ swagger back, where this arena was the toughest, loudest building in the NHL to play? Is it enough to re-kindle positive roles for Mark Scheifele and Blake Wheeler, who have been such focal points this summer — more because of issues rather than answers? Story continues below advertisement Is it enough to put Connor Hellebuyck back in the Vezina conversation?Pick any cliche you want: time will tell, proof is in the pudding, it doesn’t matter.Jets fans — passionate Jets fans — need to see something to hold on to. The corporate community needs something to buy into. Everyone in the Jets...