facebook
twitter
search
search

NHL: Winnipeg 3, Philadelphia 2 (SO)

Nov. 16, 2013 at 12:38 AM

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.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
New York Yankees take care of distracted Los Angeles Angels
Burnett, homers propel Pittsburgh Pirates over Detroit Tigers
Women's World Cup: Own goal sends Japan to final
Shumpert, Thompson sticking with Cleveland Cavaliers
Cleveland Indians' Carrasco barely misses no-hitter vs. Tampa Bay Rays