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Carolina Hurricanes' Jay Harrison (44) takes Winnipeg Jets' Blake Wheeler (26) off the puck with Olli Jokinen (12) of Finland, during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C. on Tuesday.
Winnipeg Jets' Blake Wheeler (26) and Carolina Hurricanes' Ron Hainsey (65) collide along the boards during the first period of Tuesday's game.
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) tries to clear the puck past Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4) in the first period of Tuesday's hockey game.
Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16) works against Carolina Hurricanes' John-Michael Liles (26) during the first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. on Tuesday.
Winnipeg Jets' Zach Bogosian (44) and Carolina Hurricanes' Elias Lindholm (16) go for the puck during the first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday.
Carolina Hurricanes' Jeff Skinner (53) and Eric Staal (12) work against Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) and Ondrej Pavelec (31) during the first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.
Carolina Hurricanes' Jordan Staal (11) dives for the puck against Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) and Andrew Ladd (16) during first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday.
Winnipeg Jets' current head coach and former Carolina Hurricanes head coach Paul Maurice directs his team during the first period of Tuesday's game.
Carolina Hurricanes' Alexander Semin (28) and Winnipeg Jets' Zach Bogosian (44) have a second-period scuffle in front of the net during Tuesday's game.
Carolina Hurricanes' Alexander Semin (28) battles Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) for the puck during second period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday.
Carolina Hurricanes' Riley Nash (20) and Drayson Bowman (21) battle Winnipeg Jets' Adam Pardy (2) for the puck during the second period of Tuesday's game.
Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16) celebrates his second-period goal with teammate Michael Frolik (67) during Tuesday's game in Raleigh.
Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12) can't score against Winnipeg Jets' Ondrej Pavelec (31) during the second period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday.
Carolina Hurricanes' Alexander Semin (28) and Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) and Mark Stuart (5) collide during the second period of Tuesday's game.
Carolina Hurricanes' Nathan Gerbe (14) tries to split the defense of Winnipeg Jets' Zach Bogosian (44) and Tobias Enstrom (39) of Sweden, during the third period of Tuesday's game.
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) avoids a check from Carolina Hurricanes' Tuomo Ruutu (15) during the third period of Tuesday's game in Raleigh.
Winnipeg Jets' Mark Stuart (5) checks Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4) into the boards during the third period of Tuesday's game.
Carolina Hurricanes' Jordan Staal (11) tries to skate away from Winnipeg Jets' Bryan Little (18) during the third period of Tuesday's game.
Winnipeg Jets' Chris Thorburn (22) celebrates his go-ahead goal with teammate Jacob Trouba (8) as Carolina Hurricanes' Manny Malhotra (22) looks on during the third period of Tuesday's game.
Winnipeg Jets' Chris Thorburn (22), centre, celebrates his game-winning goal with teammates Mark Stuart (5) and Mark Scheifele (55) during the third period of Tuesday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes. The Jets beat the Canes 2-1.
Carolina Hurricanes' Jay Harrison (44) takes Winnipeg Jets' Blake Wheeler (26) off the puck with Olli Jokinen (12) of Finland, during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C. on Tuesday. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets' Blake Wheeler (26) and Carolina Hurricanes' Ron Hainsey (65) collide along the boards during the first period of Tuesday's game. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) tries to clear the puck past Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4) in the first period of Tuesday's hockey game. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16) works against Carolina Hurricanes' John-Michael Liles (26) during the first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. on Tuesday. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Winnipeg Jets' Zach Bogosian (44) and Carolina Hurricanes' Elias Lindholm (16) go for the puck during the first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Carolina Hurricanes' Jeff Skinner (53) and Eric Staal (12) work against Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) and Ondrej Pavelec (31) during the first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Carolina Hurricanes' Jordan Staal (11) dives for the puck against Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) and Andrew Ladd (16) during first period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Winnipeg Jets' current head coach and former Carolina Hurricanes head coach Paul Maurice directs his team during the first period of Tuesday's game. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Carolina Hurricanes' Alexander Semin (28) and Winnipeg Jets' Zach Bogosian (44) have a second-period scuffle in front of the net during Tuesday's game. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Carolina Hurricanes' Alexander Semin (28) battles Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) for the puck during second period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Carolina Hurricanes' Riley Nash (20) and Drayson Bowman (21) battle Winnipeg Jets' Adam Pardy (2) for the puck during the second period of Tuesday's game. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16) celebrates his second-period goal with teammate Michael Frolik (67) during Tuesday's game in Raleigh. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12) can't score against Winnipeg Jets' Ondrej Pavelec (31) during the second period at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Carolina Hurricanes' Alexander Semin (28) and Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba (8) and Mark Stuart (5) collide during the second period of Tuesday's game. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
Carolina Hurricanes' Nathan Gerbe (14) tries to split the defense of Winnipeg Jets' Zach Bogosian (44) and Tobias Enstrom (39) of Sweden, during the third period of Tuesday's game. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) avoids a check from Carolina Hurricanes' Tuomo Ruutu (15) during the third period of Tuesday's game in Raleigh. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets' Mark Stuart (5) checks Carolina Hurricanes' Andrej Sekera (4) into the boards during the third period of Tuesday's game. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Carolina Hurricanes' Jordan Staal (11) tries to skate away from Winnipeg Jets' Bryan Little (18) during the third period of Tuesday's game. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets' Chris Thorburn (22) celebrates his go-ahead goal with teammate Jacob Trouba (8) as Carolina Hurricanes' Manny Malhotra (22) looks on during the third period of Tuesday's game. - Karl B DeBlaker / The Associated Press
Winnipeg Jets' Chris Thorburn (22), centre, celebrates his game-winning goal with teammates Mark Stuart (5) and Mark Scheifele (55) during the third period of Tuesday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes. The Jets beat the Canes 2-1. - Chris Seward / Raleigh News & Observer/ Tribune Media MCT
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