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Associated Press, Published January 27 2013

Jets rally to beat Islanders in overtime

WINNIPEG, Man. – Evander Kane scored 1:59 into overtime to give the Winnipeg Jets a 5-4 come-from-behind victory against the New York Islanders on Sunday.

Kane, who also had an assist, tapped the puck in past goalie Evgeni Nabokov after a rebound from a long Olli Jokinen shot.

N.Y. Islanders 1 0 3 0 – 4

Winnipeg 1 1 2 1 – 5

First period: 1, N.Y. Islanders, Ullstrom 2, 2:34. 2, Winnipeg, Ponikarovsky 1 (Wellwood, Enstrom), 10:15.

Second period: 3, Winnipeg, Little 1 (Antropov, Ladd), 5:13.

Third period: 4, N.Y. Islanders, Tavares 1 (Okposo, Moulson), :22. 5, N.Y. Islanders, Moulson 3 (Tavares, Hamonic), 5:09. 6, N.Y. Islanders, Streit 2 (Nielsen, Tavares), 9:53 (pp). 7, Winnipeg, Byfuglien 3 (Wheeler, Kane), 12:59 (pp). 8, Winnipeg, Burmistrov 1, 14:04.

Overtime: 9, Winnipeg, Kane 3 (Jokinen), 1:59.

Shots on Goal – N.Y. Islanders 6-9-9-1 – 25. Winnipeg 12-11-9-3 – 35.

Goalies: N.Y. Islanders, Nabokov 2-1-1 (35 shots-30 saves). Winnipeg, Montoya 1-0-0 (25-21).

A – 15,004 (15,004). T – 2:29.