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Winnipeg Jets send Mark Scheifele back to junior

02/06/2013 01:18 EST | Updated 04/08/2013 05:12 EDT
The first draft pick by the newest incarnation of the Winnipeg Jets is heading back to the OHL.

Mark Scheifele played in four games with the Jets this season, where he recorded six shots and no points.

The 19-year-old forward will return to the Barrie Colts, where he put up 22 goals and 27 assists in 30 games this season.

Scheifele was chosen by Winnipeg with the seventh overall pick in the 2011 NHL entry draft.

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