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Associated Press, Published February 24 2013

Kane, Ladd help Jets score 4-2 win over Devils

NEWARK, N.J. – Evander Kane scored a breakaway goal in the second period, and Andrew Ladd added some insurance in the third to lift the Winnipeg Jets over the New Jersey Devils 4-2 on Sunday.

Zach Bogosian scored in the first period, and Grant Clitsome had a power-play goal in the second for the Jets, who have won three of the first four of a five-game trip that concludes Tuesday in New York against the Rangers. Ondrej Pavelec made 26 saves.

Winnipeg 1 2 1 – 4

New Jersey 2 0 0 – 2

First period: 1, Winnipeg, Bogosian 1 (Wheeler, Little), 2:30. 2, New Jersey, Zajac 4 (Elias, Clarkson), 9:52. 3, New Jersey, Bernier 5 (Loktionov, Ponikarovsky), 17:10.

Second period: 4, Winnipeg, Clitsome 2 (Postma), 13:01 (pp). 5, Winnipeg, Kane 7 (Burmistrov), 17:48.

Third period: 6, Winnipeg, Ladd 10 (Little, Wheeler), 7:46.

Shots on Goal – Winnipeg 9-11-7 – 27. New Jersey 8-13-5 – 26.

Goalies: Winnipeg, Pavelec. New Jersey, Hedberg. A – 17,625 (17,625). T – 2:19.