Social media reaction to Jets' dashed playoff hopes

Winnipeg hockey fans won't get to see the Jets in the NHL playoffs this year, after the team lost to the Montreal Canadiens 4-2 Thursday night. Here is how fans reacted on social media.
Members of the Winnipeg Jets wave to their fans at the end of their season-closing game Thursday, after the Montreal Canadiens won 4-2 and the Jets were eliminated from playoff contention. (Winnipeg Jets/Instagram)

Winnipeg hockey fans won't get to see the Jets in the NHL playoffs this year, after the team lost to the Montreal Canadiens 4-2 at the MTS Centre on Thursday night.

It did not help that elsewhere in the league, the two teams they had to catch in order to make the playoffs won their respective games in overtime that night.

Below is a sampling of the reaction on Twitter: