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Ondrej Pavelec leads Winnipeg Jets to 2-1 win over Ottawa Senators

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WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Ondrej Pavelec had 25 saves, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 in a preseason game on Tuesday night.

PHOTO: Winnipeg Jets' Nic Petan (38), Nikolaj Ehlers and Matt Halischuk (15) celebrate after Ehlers scored against the Ottawa Senators during the second period of a preseason NHL hockey game Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Trevor Hagan)
Winnipeg Jets' Nic Petan (38), Nikolaj Ehlers and Matt Halischuk (15) celebrate after Ehlers scored against the Ottawa Senators during the second period of a preseason NHL hockey game Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Trevor Hagan)

Jim Slater and Nikolaj Ehlers scored for Winnipeg, which lost 3-1 at Edmonton on Monday night.

Buddy Robinson had Ottawa's only goal at 14:42 of the second. Robin Lehner made 12 saves, and Craig Anderson stopped 10 shots.

Ehlers, a native of Denmark who was the ninth overall pick in this year's NHL draft, scored his first preseason goal at 6:22 of the second. Matt Halischuk set it up with a nice pass across the front of the net.

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