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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...