You can add the Winnipeg Jets to the list.

And it's a lengthy one.

Alexander Wennberg scored twice as Columbus defeated Winnipeg 5-3 Thursday night at MTS Centre.

Sergei Bobrovsky made 30 saves as the Blue Jackets extended their win streak to 14 games which ties the third longest in NHL history.

"(Columbus) had one of the best team games," said Jets head coach Paul Maurice. "We've had other teams play that hard but I don't think they had the skill level. But they had the right combination. Their shift length was good, their pace was pretty good, and their goalie was good too. He was real good."

Brandon Saad, Nick Foligno and Lukas Sedlak also scored for the Blue Jackets (25-5-4) who haven't lost since November 26th when they fell 2-1 in a shootout to the Florida Panthers.

Since then Columbus has reeled off wins over the Tampa Bay Lightning, Colorado Avalanche, Arizona Coyotes (twice), Detroit Red Wings, N.Y. Islanders, Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames, Vancouver Canucks, Los Angeles Kings, Pittsburgh Penguins, Montreal Canadiens, Boston Bruins and now Winnipeg.

Shawn Matthias, Bryan Little and Mathieu Perreault replied for the Jets who trailed the Blue Jackets 2-1 after the first period and 3-1 after forty minutes.

"I think they were pretty determined team on the forecheck," said Winnipeg captain Blake Wheeler. "You know they got us in some situations where we were a little bit confused defensively and they got some pucks through to the net and made it tough for us. You can see why they are where they are. They skate really well and they know their game. We knew what was coming, knew what they were gonna bring, so you've got to give them respect for how they played."

The Jets (17-18-3) play their final game of 2016 on New Year's Eve against the N.Y. Islanders (6 p.m.) at MTS Centre.

 

photos courtesy Ray Peters

 

 

 

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SCOREBOARD

Friday, August 18th

CFL
Ottawa 37 Hamilton 18
Calgary 21 B.C. 17

Western Canada
Bantam AA Baseball Championship
@ Kamloops
La Broquerie 5 Tri City 2
La Broquerie 11 Provost 7

Baseball Canada
21U Championships
@ Ottawa
Gatineau 4 Manitoba 2
New Brunswick 8 Manitoba 0

American Baseball Association
Fargo-Moorhead 1 Winnipeg 0 

Major League Baseball
Interleague
Chicago Cubs 7 Toronto 4
L.A. Dodgers 8 Detroit 5
Minnesota 10 Arizona 3 
American League

Baltimore 9 Los Angeles 7 
Seattle 7 Tampa Bay 1
Boston 9 New York 6 
Chicago 4 Texas 3
Houston 3 Oakland 1 
Cleveland 10 Kansas City 1
National League
St. Louis 11 Pittsburgh 10
Miami 3 New York 1
Cincinnati 5 Atlanta 3
Colorado 8 Milwaukee 4 
Washington 7 San Diego 1
San Francisco 10 Philadelphia 2

Saturday, August 19th

CFL
Montreal at Toronto, 3 p.m.

Western Canada
Bantam AA Baseball Championship
@ Kamloops
La Broquerie vs Lloydminster, 4 p.m.

Baseball Canada
21U Championships
@ Ottawa
Manitoba vs Nfld & Labrador, 8 a.m.

American Baseball Association
Winnipeg at Fargo-Moorhead, 6 p.m.

Major League Baseball
Interleague
Toronto at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m.
L.A. Dodgers at Detroit, 3:05 p.m.
Arizona at Minnesota, 6:10 p.m.
American League

Seattle at Tampa Bay, 5:10 p.m.
Los Angeles at Baltimore, 6:05 p.m.
New York at Boston, 6:10 p.m.
Oakland at Houston, 6:10 p.m.
Cleveland at Kansas City, 6:15
Chicago at Texas, 7:05 p.m.
National League
St. Louis at Pittsburgh, 3:05 p.m.
Cincinnati at Atlanta, 6:10 p.m.
Miami at New York, 6:10 p.m.
Milwaukee at Colorado, 7:10 p.m.
Washington at San Diego, 7:40 p.m.
Philadelphia at San Francisco, 8:05 p.m.

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