Flyers Downed By Winnipeg in OT Shootout
Bryan Little had the only goal during a shootout, lifting the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.
The Jets have won six straight games in Philadelphia, including four when they were the Atlanta Thrashers, since a 5-3 loss on Jan. 21, 2009. The franchise has beaten the Flyers in nine of the last 10 meetings.
Chris Thorburn scored his first goal in nearly a year for Winnipeg’s lone tally in regulation.
Brayden Schenn scored for Philadelphia in regulation. The Flyers have gone to a shootout in three straight games, winning one.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped Sean Couturier, Claude Giroux and Jaromir Jagr in the shootout.
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