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There is little drama surrounding the top three picks as the NHL Draft opens up Friday with Round 1. Auston Matthews, Patrik Laine and Jesse Puljujarvi are expected to go to the Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg Jets and Columbus Blues Jackets, respectively…Share Tweet
NHL.com Jun 25 (yesterday)BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Winnipeg Jets loaded up on some young defence on Day 2 of the NHL draft Saturday. The Jets selected Saint John defenceman Luke Green (third round, No. 79) and Swedish defenceman Jacob Cederholm (fourth round, No. 97) as we...Share Tweet
Winnepeg Jets T-shirt made by company licensed to sell NHL stock shocker for fanNHL.com Jun 23 (4 days ago)KELOWNA, B.C. - A life-long Winnipeg Jets fan was shocked to learn she'd bought a T-shirt with the city's name misspelled as Winnepeg. Thirty-three-year-old Heather Prevalnig says she paid $30 for the T-shirt at a Winnipeg airport store on he...Share TweetFor Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff’s, it appears the more netminders his team has to work with, the merrier. The Jets announced Tuesday that they have signed Michael Hutchinson, 26, to a two-year deal worth $1.15 million per season. The contract co…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 18In recent weeks, Colorado Avalanche restricted free agent defenseman Tyson Barrie was a hot topic in the trade rumor mill. But according to Avalanche GM Joe Sakic, the 24-year-old blueliner isn’t going anywhere. The Denver Post’s Mike Chambers reports S…Share Tweet
European teams form alliance to get a seat at the table with the big boysthehockeynews.com Jun 16When Patrik Laine and Jesse Puljujarvi are drafted into the NHL a week from now, their teams in the Finnish Elite League will receive a one-time payment of about $240,000. Assuming each player earns $50 million over the course of his NHL career – which …Share Tweet
Jets GM Cheveldayoff ‘not trying to trade’ defenseman Jacob Troubathehockeynews.com Jun 15The Winnipeg Jets enter the off-season in an interesting place. After a post-season appearance in 2014-15, the Jets struggled in the tough Central Division in 2015-16 and wound up with the second-overall pick in the upcoming draft. But sometimes lost in…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Bruins looking to improve defense through tradesthehockeynews.com Jun 8With the NHL draft and free agency fast approaching, speculation persists in the Boston media over what Bruins GM Don Sweeney will do to bolster his D-corps. CSNNE.com’s Joe Haggerty reports free agency isn’t Sweeney’s preferred route this summer. Howev…Share Tweet
Jesse Puljujarvi will not be quiet any longerthehockeynews.com Jun 3BUFFALO – The main attraction at today’s draft combine access was top-rated Auston Matthews, as it probably should be. But for the few reporters who went to Jesse Puljujarvi first, a new personality could be seen. Puljujarvi, it seems, won’t be taking a…Share Tweet
Jets defenseman Grant Clitsome forced to retire at 31 due to back injurythehockeynews.com Jun 2Winnipeg Jets defenseman Grant Clitsome last suited up on Jan. 3, 2015, against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Little did he know it would be the last time ever that he would do so. Following that contest, a 5-1 Jets victory in which Clitsome would skate 20-p…Share TweetNHL.com Jun 1WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Jets defenceman Grant Clitsome has announced his retirement. Clitsome said in a statement posted Wednesday on the Jets' website that a back injury has forced him out of the game. The 31-year-old Ottawa native last playe...Share Tweet
Longtime Jets assistant Pascal Vincent named coach of the Manitoba Moosethehockeynews.com May 27Pascal Vincent has been a mainstay of the Jets since the franchise moved to Winnipeg from Atlanta, and now the 44-year-old Quebec native is turning his assistant coaching gig with the Jets into a spot as the bench boss for the Manitoba Moose. The Jets a…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 27Given how important the youth have been to Finland this year, it’s probably not a shocker that the final seven roster spots for the nation’s World Cup of Hockey team skew young. But it is nice to see the kids rewarded. Leading the way is everyone’s favo…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 25The London Knights are steamrolling the competition at the Memorial Cup and Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Mitch Marner is leading the way, just as he did in the OHL playoffs. All told, the right winger has 57 points in his past 21 games (13 in three Memo…Share Tweet
Manitoba singer brings new life to beloved, old hockey songsthehockeynews.com May 21By Michael Fletcher Juno-nominated singer-songwriter Del Barber grew up in southern Manitoba, so of course the Winnipeg Jets and hockey meant everything to him. His fourth album, The Puck Drops Here, is a collection of songs inspired by his love of hock…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 17To these eyes, it was difficult to determine exactly what Corey Perry’s level of intent was when he clipped Patrik Laine of Finland with his left leg when he was coming off for a line change in today’s World Championship game. So I will defer to the obs…Share Tweet
Winnipeg Jets donating $100,000 to relief efforts in Fort McMurrayNHL.com May 6WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets announced Friday that they are donated $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross relief efforts in fire-ravaged Fort McMurray, Alta. Wildfires have forced the evacuation of more than 80,000 residents. The Canadian Red Cr...Share Tweet
Down Goes Brown: Five games that could have changed the 2016 draft lottery resultsthehockeynews.com May 4Back in March, we took a look back at five forgotten games from NHL history that, in hindsight, changed the results of a draft lottery. It was a reminder of just how close we came to Patrick Kane as an Oiler, or Vincent Lecavalier as a Canuck. It was me…Share Tweet
Patrik Laine gives Winnipeg the best problem in all of hockeythehockeynews.com May 2Must be horrible to be Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff right now. After all, his team moved up to second from sixth in the draft order thanks to this weekend’s lottery, enabling the team to pick Patrik Laine or Jesse Puljujarvi this summer. But the …Share TweetLast-place Leafs win NHL draft lottery; Jets No. 2Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 30Worst season of THE BACHELORETTE ever #NHLDraftLottery pic.twitter.com/tFY6KUcval— Greg Wyshynski (@wyshynski) May 1, 2016 None of the Canadian teams made it into the playoffs, but in the end, Canada still won. The Toronto Maple Leafs had the highest od…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Expect changes in Boston as Bruins seek quick turnaroundthehockeynews.com Apr 16After missing the playoffs last season for the first since since 2006-07, the Boston Bruins shook up their management and roster. Having missed the postseason in consecutive years (also for the first time since ’07), more changes are expected. It was as…Share Tweet
Prospect Need to Know: Georgetown’s hidden gemthehockeynews.com Apr 12All hail the Frozen Four champs from North Dakota. The Fighting Hawks stomped all over Quinnipiac in the final and while Vancouver pick Brock Boeser has confirmed his return for another campaign, several free agents are drumming up interest now. Boeser’…Share TweetNHL.com Apr 11WINNIPEG - Head coach Paul Maurice says there could be more pain ahead as the Winnipeg Jets continue their youth movement. Maurice spoke to the media as the Jets cleaned out their lockers after a disappointing season that saw them miss the pl...Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 11With the NHL regular season completed, the fate of several coaches whose clubs failed to reach the playoffs is a hot topic of discussion. Much of the focus is upon Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins. Since joining the Bruins in 2007-08, Julien’s guided …Share Tweet
Getting To Know: Jets center Mathieu Perreaultthehockeynews.com Apr 10Status: Winnipeg Jets center. Ht: 5-10 Wt: 188 pounds DOB: January 5, 1988 In: Drummondville, Que. First Hockey Memory: “You’re taking me back a long time ago [smiles]. I started skating at four years old and I had an older brother (Danny) fourteen mont…Share Tweet
Jets Win In ShootoutMar 19Andrew Ladd's shootout goal lifted the Jets past the Blues 2-1.
'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHLMar 10Jim Basquil and Scott Burnside look ahead to the final month of the regular season, the tight playoff race in the Pacific division and, with Mark Giordano out for the season, the new front-runner for the Norris Trophy.
One Month Left In NHL Regular SeasonMar 10With one month left in the regular season, the Central Division could see five teams make the playoffs for the second season in a row.
Long-Distance Goal Lifts BluesMar 10Barret Jackman scored from center ice to lift the Blues past the Jets 5-4.