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Winnipeg Fans Give Crazy Standing Ovation After Team Is Eliminated From Playoffs

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For the first time in 19 years, the Winnipeg Jets advanced to the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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Despite having a lead entering the third period in the first three games, the Jets were swept 4–0 by the Anaheim Ducks in the first round and eliminated from the playoffs.

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But the success of making it that far was more than enough to give the notoriously raucous crowd a reason to cheer.

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And it wasn't just a round of applause. The fans went crazy, as the Jets congratulated the Ducks with the traditional handshake at center ice.

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Much respect, Jets fans.

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