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Jackets reach 15 in row with 4-2 win, stop Wild streak at 12

The Columbus Blue Jackets pushed their party into the new year, stretching their winning streak to 15 straight games.

This victory was one of the most impressive yet.

Cam Atkinson scored twice to help the Blue Jackets move their streak within two wins of the NHL record and stop Minnesota's 12-game run with a 4-2 victory over the Wild on Saturday night.

"We've got the right group of guys to do it with," right wing Josh Anderson said. "Everybody's positive in the room. We're all having a bunch of fun."

Never in league history had two teams taken winning streaks that long into a game.

"I'm happy for the guys," Columbus coach...