Bryan Little tied it late in the third period and Jacob Trouba scored in overtime to help the Winnipeg Jets overcome a two-goal deficit and beat the St. Louis Blues 5-4 on Monday night.

Trouba took a pass from Kyle Connor and shot into an open side of the net behind goalie Jake Allen. It was Trouba’s first goal of the season.

St. Louis Blues’ Joel Edmundson (6) pushes the face of Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele (55) during second-period NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)

St. Louis led 3-1 heading into the third before Ben Chiarot and Mark Scheifele got consecutive goals to tie it.

David Perron put St. Louis back ahead 1:14 after Scheifele’s tying score with a high shot past goalie Connor Hellebuyck, but Little flipped a rebound past Allen with 1:40 remaining.

Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele (55) and Kyle Connor (81) celebrate after Scheifele scored against St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen (34) during first-period NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)

Ryan O’Reilly had a goal and two assists for St. Louis, and Vince Dunn and Colton Parayko also scored.

Winnipeg Jets’ Dustin Byfuglien (33) battles with St. Louis Blues’ Jay Bouwmeester (19) during second-period NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)

Hellebuyck made 30 saves for Winnipeg (6-2-1), which has points in five straight games (4-0-1).

Allen stopped 31 shots for the Blues (2-3-3), who finished a three-game trip (1-1-1) through Canada.

St. Louis Blues’ Vince Dunn, left, scores against Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) during second-period NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)

O’Reilly scored 47 seconds into the game and Parayko made it 2-0 before Scheifele got one back 12:07 into the period on a power play. Dunn scored midway through the second on a power play to make it 3-1.

Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele (55) battles with St. Louis Blues’ David Perron (57) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)

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Blues: Begin a season-high seven-game homestand Thursday night against the Blue Jackets.

Winnipeg Jets’ Kyle Connor (81), Jacob Trouba (8) and Mark Scheifele (55) celebrate after Trouba scored the winning goal against the St. Louis Blues during overtime NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)

Jets: Wrap up a six-game homestand Wednesday night against the Maple Leafs.

Winnipeg Jets’ Kyle Connor (81), Jacob Trouba (8) and Mark Scheifele (55) celebrate Trouba’s winning goal as St. Louis Blues’ Colton Parayko (55) looks on during overtime NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)

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Source: The Associated Press

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