The story of the game could have been the controversial five-minute major and ensuing two power-play goals in the first period.
The Kings weren’t content to let that narrative stand and managed to push the game into overtime. But the two kids, Winnipeg rookie forward Patrik Laine and Jets forward Mark Scheifele, crafted the final word in the shootout, lifting the Jets to a 3-2 win against the Kings at MTS Center on Sunday afternoon.
It stopped an impressive streak. The Kings had been a combined 5-0 in overtime and the shootout this season.
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter had a good chance to take a look at the Finnish youngster, Laine, during the shootout and...