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Wednesday Morning Altitude Check: Winnipeg Jets finally earn a win

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Hey all! Here is our feature running Monday through Friday that will bring you up to date on what's going on in the media pertaining to the Winnipeg Jets and elsewhere in the NHL.

Here is what's in the news for Wednesday, February 6, 2013:

Winnipeg Jets' news:

Bryan Little proved the hero last night as his overtime game-winner marked the Jets' first win in their last four attempts. [Winnipeg Sun]

More recap from the Freep. [WFP]

For a Panthers perspective of things, visit our pals at Litter Box Cats. [Litter Box Cats]

Apparently the return of the NHL has been a huge boost to downtown business. [CBC]

Has Paul Postma entered the "Goldilocks Zone"? [Jets Nation]

The St. John's IceCaps, currently thirteenth in the AHL's Eastern Conference are beginning their climb to the playoffs. [The Telegram]

Around the NHL:

Zac Rinaldo vs. B.J. Crombeen: a beating so vicious it will make your face hurt. (VIDEO) [SB Nation]

Not surprisingly, Corey Schneider's agent -- and former NHL goaltender Mike Liut -- is hoping that the Vancouver Canucks solve their goalie controversy already. [SB Nation]

Your weekly instalment of Elliotte Friedman's 30 Thoughts. [CBC]

Despite earning a win against the Detroit Red Wings, the Calgary Flames will be without the services of Miikka Kiprusoff who suffered a lower-body injury in the second period. The only other goaltender they have under contract is Leland Irving. Yeeeesh. [National Post]

Although they sport a hideous, league-worst 2-7-1 record, Adam Oates is earning the trust of his players. [Globe and Mail]

Finally, after making an appearance at Monday's Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver Canucks game, Puck Daddy catches up with the horse-man. [Puck Daddy]