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Jets close out homestand with 3-2 shootout loss

Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter and Winnipeg Jets forward Matt Halischuk fight for the puck during the first period.
Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Ladd hits Minnesota Wild's Jared Spurgeon during the first period.
Winnipeg Jets forward Matt Halischuk jumps over a shot as he tries to screen Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom during the first period.
Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle and Winnipeg Jets defenceman Grant Clitsome collide during the first period.
Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom watches as Winnipeg Jets centre Bryan Little tries to shoot a bouncing puck during the second period.
Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little and Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu fight for the puck during the second period.
Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom stops a shot with Ryan Suter (centre) and Winnipeg Jets forward Devin Setoguchi battling in front of him during the second period.
Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom watches a puck as Blake Wheeler slides on the ice during the second period.
Winnipeg Jets forward Michael Frolik (centre right) celebrates with Mark Scheifele (centre left) after scoring against the Minnesota Wild during the second period.
Winnipeg Jets forwards Bryan Little (left), Blake Wheeler (centre) and Andrew Ladd talking during the third period.
Winnipeg Jets forward Matt Halischuk scores puts the puck past Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom as the Wild's Matt Cooke (24) attempts to push him off the puck during the third period.
Matt Halischuk (left) celebrates with Michael Frolik (67) and Adam Pardy (2) after scoring during the third period as Matt Cooke of the Minnesota Wild looks on.
Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter (right) gets through Winnipeg Jets skaters Olli Jokinen (left) and Dustin Byfuglien (centre) to beat goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the third period.
Minnesota Wild skaters Marco Scandella (left), Mikko Koivu (centre left), Nino Niederreiter (centre right) and Zach Parise celebrate after Niederreiter scored during the third period.
Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (left) listens to instructions from Winnipeg Jets head coach Claude Noel (top right) during the third period.
Winnipeg Jets' goaltender Ondrej Pavelec is scored on by Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise during the third period.
Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise (top) celebrates his goal against Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the third period.
Minnesota Wild skaters Mikko Koivu (left), Ryan Sutter (centre) and Zach Parise celebrate after Parise scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec to tie the game late in the third period.
Minnesota Wild defenceman Ryan Suter (left) and Jared Spurgeon (right) trip up Winnipeg Jets defenceman Grant Clitsome during overtime.
Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Ladd is stopped by Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom during the shootout.
Minnesota Wild's Mikko Koivu beats Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the shootout.
Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle scores on his shootout attempt for the win.
Coyle nets the shootout winner.
Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter and Winnipeg Jets forward Matt Halischuk fight for the puck during the first period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Ladd hits Minnesota Wild's Jared Spurgeon during the first period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets forward Matt Halischuk jumps over a shot as he tries to screen Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom during the first period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle and Winnipeg Jets defenceman Grant Clitsome collide during the first period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom watches as Winnipeg Jets centre Bryan Little tries to shoot a bouncing puck during the second period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little and Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu fight for the puck during the second period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom stops a shot with Ryan Suter (centre) and Winnipeg Jets forward Devin Setoguchi battling in front of him during the second period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom watches a puck as Blake Wheeler slides on the ice during the second period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets forward Michael Frolik (centre right) celebrates with Mark Scheifele (centre left) after scoring against the Minnesota Wild during the second period. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets forwards Bryan Little (left), Blake Wheeler (centre) and Andrew Ladd talking during the third period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets forward Matt Halischuk scores puts the puck past Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom as the Wild's Matt Cooke (24) attempts to push him off the puck during the third period. - JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS
Matt Halischuk (left) celebrates with Michael Frolik (67) and Adam Pardy (2) after scoring during the third period as Matt Cooke of the Minnesota Wild looks on. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter (right) gets through Winnipeg Jets skaters Olli Jokinen (left) and Dustin Byfuglien (centre) to beat goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the third period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild skaters Marco Scandella (left), Mikko Koivu (centre left), Nino Niederreiter (centre right) and Zach Parise celebrate after Niederreiter scored during the third period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane (left) listens to instructions from Winnipeg Jets head coach Claude Noel (top right) during the third period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets' goaltender Ondrej Pavelec is scored on by Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise during the third period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise (top) celebrates his goal against Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the third period. - JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS
Minnesota Wild skaters Mikko Koivu (left), Ryan Sutter (centre) and Zach Parise celebrate after Parise scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec to tie the game late in the third period. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild defenceman Ryan Suter (left) and Jared Spurgeon (right) trip up Winnipeg Jets defenceman Grant Clitsome during overtime. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Ladd is stopped by Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom during the shootout. - JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS
Minnesota Wild's Mikko Koivu beats Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the shootout. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle scores on his shootout attempt for the win. - JOHN WOODS / THE CANADIAN PRESS
Coyle nets the shootout winner. - TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

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  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #Wild win shootout 3-2. Koivu and Coyle score in shootout, only Little for #NHLJets. Winnipeg now 10-11-4 4:44 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Shootout in a game the #NHLJets could have/should have locked down with a PP with six minutes remaining but gave up shorty instead 4:37 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Going to OT between #Wild and #NHLJets. Short-handed goal by Parise with less than 5 min left is a killer for the home side. 4:29 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets PP a difference maker... in the wrong way. Parise scores SHG and it's 2-2 with 4:55 left. 4:22 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets re-take lead as Halischuk bangs home his own rebound. Frolik and Scheifele draw assists. Expect push now from #Wild 4:03 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #Wild answer when Niederreiter bangs home rebound. 1-1 with #NHLJets 4:00 pm on Nov 23

  • jetsvoice1290

    @jetsvoice1290: Scheduled to join @sheriffTSN1290 and I on #TSN1290Radio post game show in Exchange Restaurant is #NHLJets forward Bryan Little 3:57 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Dustin Byfuglien leads all #NHLJets with 15:49 in ice time. Jets winning 55% of face-offs so far. 13 different Jets have shots. 3:40 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets lead 1-0 after two. Shots 25-21 for Wpg. Wild came to life in the second, but Jets get only goal. 3:37 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #Wild to the PP as Andrew Ladd called for holding. #NHLJets 3:29 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets open scoring, courtesy 3rd line as they crash the Wild net for a 'blue paint' goal by Michael Frolik. Halischuk with assist. 3:22 pm on Nov 23

  • mnwild

    @mnwild: Pavelec just robbed @Jason_Zucker16 of the game's 1st goal #mnwild #NHLJets 3:16 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets headed to PP. Have 5 PP goals in last 4 GP. Now ranked 25th 2:19 pm on Nov 23

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Backstrom to start for Wild as Josh Harding inj in warm up. #NHLJets starters: Pavelec, Kane, Jokinen, Setoguchi, Buff, Enstrom 2:06 pm on Nov 23

History

Updated on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 2:30 PM CST: Adds game blog feed.

3:00 PM: Updates headline after first period.

3:21 PM: added fresh photo

4:48 PM: update headline

5:28 PM: Updates copy after game.

6:36 PM: Full post-game writethru, adds slideshow.

9:52 PM: Corrects typo.

10:29 PM: Corrects win-loss-overtime loss record in last three games.

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