Jets top slumping Capitals

Evander Kane scored two goals, Ondrej Pavelec 1 victory over the Washington Capitals at the MTS Centre.

Blake Wheeler and Kyle Wellwood added power-play goals for Winnipeg, which ended a five-game losing streak (0-3-2) with a 5-2 victory over visiting Tampa Bay on Monday.

Michal Neuvirth yielded four goals on 31 shots for the Capitals, who fell to 3-6-1 since opening the season with seven consecutive wins.