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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...
Laine scores twice as Jackets snap Jets win streak – Winnipeg
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Laine scores twice as Jackets snap Jets win streak – Winnipeg

After a dominant win over the defending champs, the Winnipeg Jets were flying high, but an old friend helped bring them back down to earth on Friday night. In just his second game back in Winnipeg since the blockbuster trade nearly two years ago, Patrik Laine scored twice in his return to the Columbus lineup as the Blue Jackets humbled the Jets 4-1.The injury-riddled Blue Jackets squad concluded a three-game losing streak by ending the Jets three-game winning streak for just their second road victory of the season.“We had a lot of bad performances from a lot of players in that room,” said head coach Rick Bowness. “The team game kinda went out the window at times, defensively.“We gave them those goals. It’s terrible coverage that we normally cover really well.” Story contin...