WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Bryan Little
scored in the fifth round of the shootout Friday, completing a Winnipeg comeback and giving the Jets a 3-2 win over Philadelphia.
The Jets have won four in a row and captured their fifth victory in six shootout games this season.
Philadelphia held a 2-1 lead heading into the third period and the game was nearing an end when Dustin Byfuglien scored with 5:37 to go in regulation. Byfuglien also scored Winnipeg's first goal in the opening period.
Ondrej Pavelec picked up the win with 32 saves while Steve Mason stopped 36 shots for the Flyers.
Philadelphia had won three in a row and ended a three-game road trip with a 2-0-1 mark.
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