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Northumberland Stars Tyler McGregor takes the puck up the ice as the Northumberland Stars kicked off their season opener against the Oshawa Riverkings at the Keeler Centre on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. Pete Fisher/Northumberland Today/Postmedia Network

Stars open season against Riverkings

The Northumberland Stars kicked off their season opener at the Keeler Centre on Friday as they took on the Oshawa Riverkings in Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League action in Colborne.

Justin Turner of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates after hitting the winning home run in the bottom of the ninth inning making the score 4-1 during Game 2 of the National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs at Dodger Stadium on Oct. 15, 2017 in Los Angeles. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Dodgers take Game 2

Justin Turner hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Sunday to take a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series.

Winnipeg Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers (27) and Blake Wheeler (26) celebrate after Ehlers' goal during third period NHL hockey action against the Carolina Hurricanes, in Winnipeg, Saturday, October 14, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan

Jets' winning streak hits three

t’s an item that wasn’t necessarily high on the to-do list for the Winnipeg Jets, but it also represents something all playoff teams do with regularity.