May 26, 2015


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Winnipeg Jets winger Chris Thorburn (left) checks Colorado Avalanche defenceman Ryan Wilson during the first period.
Colorado Avalanche defenceman Andre Benoit (right) pushes Winnipeg Jets winger Blake Wheeler away from the puck during the first period of Sunday's game in Denver, Colo.
Colorado Avalanche winger P.A. Parenteau kneels on the ice after after getting hurt during the second period. He left the game and did not return.
Winnipeg Jets winger Devin Setoguchi (left) carries the puck along the boards as Colorado Avalanche defenceman Andre Benoit (61) gives chase and Jets winger Chris Thorburn (right) and Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov watch.
Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele (front) chases the puck behind the net during the second period.
Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene (left) reaches for the puck in front of Winnipeg Jets goalie Al Montoya during the second period.
Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (right) sets up against Winnipeg Jets defenceman Jacob Trouba during the third period.
With his stick in his own net, Winnipeg Jets goalie Al Montoya (left) blocks a shot as Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene moves into the crease during overtime.
Colorado Avalanche skater Nathan MacKinnon (top) celebrates scoring a goal with Avalanche forwards Gabriel Landeskog (centre) and Avalanche Paul Stastny during the third period.
Winnipeg Jets winger Blake Wheeler (centre) celebrates scoring the game-winning goal with Jets defenceman Keaton Ellerby (left) and centre Mark Scheifele during the final seconds of overtime.
Winnipeg Jets goalie Al Montoya (left) skates toward his teammates to celebrate the team's overtime victory as Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (bottom) skates to the bench.
Winnipeg Jets winger Chris Thorburn (left) checks Colorado Avalanche defenceman Ryan Wilson during the first period. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
Colorado Avalanche defenceman Andre Benoit (right) pushes Winnipeg Jets winger Blake Wheeler away from the puck during the first period of Sunday's game in Denver, Colo. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
Colorado Avalanche winger P.A. Parenteau kneels on the ice after after getting hurt during the second period. He left the game and did not return. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets winger Devin Setoguchi (left) carries the puck along the boards as Colorado Avalanche defenceman Andre Benoit (61) gives chase and Jets winger Chris Thorburn (right) and Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov watch. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele (front) chases the puck behind the net during the second period. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene (left) reaches for the puck in front of Winnipeg Jets goalie Al Montoya during the second period. - CP
Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (right) sets up against Winnipeg Jets defenceman Jacob Trouba during the third period. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
With his stick in his own net, Winnipeg Jets goalie Al Montoya (left) blocks a shot as Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene moves into the crease during overtime. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
Colorado Avalanche skater Nathan MacKinnon (top) celebrates scoring a goal with Avalanche forwards Gabriel Landeskog (centre) and Avalanche Paul Stastny during the third period. - CP
Winnipeg Jets winger Blake Wheeler (centre) celebrates scoring the game-winning goal with Jets defenceman Keaton Ellerby (left) and centre Mark Scheifele during the final seconds of overtime. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets goalie Al Montoya (left) skates toward his teammates to celebrate the team's overtime victory as Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (bottom) skates to the bench. - Joe Mahoney / The Associated Press

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