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Jets bounce back to topple Stars

WINNPEG, Man.—Kyle Connor was happy to be part of an offensive burst the Winnipeg Jets needed.

The winger ended a 10-game pointless streak with a goal that helped the Jets dump the Dallas Stars 5-1 yesterday.

“Yeah, felt good,” Connor said.

“Nothing's really changed too much from my game," he added. "I thought I was a little quicker tonight, played with lots of speed.”

Jets pull out OT win

WINNIPEG—Mark Scheifele was in a joking mood after setting up the tying goal and then scoring the winner 4:18 into overtime as the Winnipeg Jets topped the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4 last night.

Scheifele was asked how he was feeling about his scoring touch of late, which includes a five-game point streak of five goals and nine assists.

Jets soar past Devils

WINNIPEG—Mark Scheifele figures the pieces of the puzzle are starting to click together for the Winnipeg Jets.

His pair of goals, which gave him a team-leading nine, helped the Jets earn a 5-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils yesterday.

He also had one assist.

“We've been playing the right way," Scheifele said. ”We've been in the right spots.

Bombers win big

WINNIPEG—Adam Bighill was signed by the Blue Bombers for his leadership and tenacious talents.

He delivered big time on Saturday.

The veteran linebacker had three quarterback sacks, one forced fumble that led to a touchdown, and eight defensive tackles in Winnipeg's 31-0 shutout of the Saskatchewan Roughriders.