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Throwback Thursday: Today in 1992, Winnipeg Jets eliminated from playoffs

Welcome back to another edition of Throwback Thursday!

Today in 1992, the Winnipeg Jets fell in game seven of the Smyth Divison semi-finals to the Vancouver Cancucks after holding a 3-1 lead earlier in the series.

The Jets had a solid regular season posting a 33-32-15 record, placing fourth in the Smyth Diviosn, and were set for a first round date with the Canucks.

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Winnipeg had a great start to the series, going up three games to one in what were still some tight games, but the wheels soon fell off.

Vancouver took game five 8-2, before taking game six in similar fashion winning 8-3. Out of gas, the Jets fell 5-0 in game seven.

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