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Jets survive late collapse to edge Hurricanes in overtime – Winnipeg
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Jets survive late collapse to edge Hurricanes in overtime – Winnipeg

Giving up a three-goal lead late in the third period would be the undoing of many hockey teams, but the Winnipeg Jets managed to survive a stunning collapse to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 in overtime Monday night. Towards the end of a mostly uneventful first period, Pierre-Luc Dubois electrified the home crowd when he got sprung on a breakaway and beat Pyotr Kochetkov to get the Jets on the board first.An unlikely source contributed a huge insurance goal in the second as the fourth line of the Jets pitched in.David Gustafsson was sprung on a breakaway and was denied but Mikey Eyssimont followed up and buried the rebound for his first career NHL goal.It looked like the Jets were going to coast to an easy win when Josh Morrissey buried his second of the year just under four min...