ST. PAUL, Minn., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Evander Kane scored twice in regulation and then tallied again in the fourth round of the shootout Thursday to give the Winnipeg Jets a 4-3 win over Minnesota.
Kane tied it at 1-1 with 1:13 to go in the first period and put the Jets in front early in the second, giving him 21 goals for the season.
Minnesota took a 3-2 lead on goals by Devin Setoguchi in the second period and Mikko Koivu in the third, but Alex Burmistrov lifted Winnipeg back into a tie with 17 minutes left in regulation.
All three Winnipeg regulation goals came on slap shots. Mason was credited with 22 saves.
Backstrom stopped 24 shots.