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Lucky Jets spend U.S. Thanksgiving with their families


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Home for the holidays

Jay LaPrete / The Associated Press

Nate Schmidt, right, in action Wednesday against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Schmidt had a rare opportunity to enjoy Thanksgiving with his family Thursday.

ST. PAUL — Nate Schmidt and several of his Winnipeg Jets teammates might want to consider sending the NHL schedule-maker a fruit basket or box of bonbons as a token of their appreciation. Because getting to be home for the holidays — in this case, U.