CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 17 (UPI) --
First-period goals by Bryan Little
and Dustin Byfuglien
touched off an offensive outburst Thursday that lifted Winnipeg to a 5-2 victory over Calgary.
Winnipeg has followed five straight losses with back-to-back wins, both of which saw the Jets score five times.
The Jets took a 4-0 lead through two periods, getting goals in the middle stanza from Mark Scheifele and Olli Jokinen.
Ondrej Pavelec had a shutout working until Mark Giordano scored 40 seconds into the third. Pavelec made 20 saves while all five Winnipeg goals came against Reto Berra on 23 shots.
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