Blue Jackets win third straight

/Image courtesy Columbus Blue Jackets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) – Boone Jenner and Mark Letestu each scored twice to lift the Blue Jackets to a 6-3 victory on Saturday and extended the Winnipeg Jets’ losing streak to a season-high five games.

The Blue Jackets scored four straight goals in the second period and Curtis McElhinney made 28 saves and Columbus won its third straight game.

Sergei Bobrovsky turned back 36 shots and Cam Atkinson had a goal and an assist as Columbus blanked Carolina 3-0, on Friday night.

Ondrej Pavelec made 20 saves for Winnipeg, which was booed at the end of the game.

James Wisniewski and Derek MacKenzie each had a pair of assists for Columbus.

The Blue Jackets’ second-period run included four goals in the first 9:07, starting with Letestu’s short-handed goal 36 seconds into the period.

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