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Rumor Roundup: Christmas trade freeze edition

Rumor Roundup: Christmas trade freeze edition

thehockeynews.com Updated 5 hours ago
The NHL’s holiday trade freeze went into effect at midnight on Dec. 19 and remains in place until midnight on Dec. 27. Despite plenty of trade speculation leading up to the freeze, very little movement occurred. The only trade came on Dec. 18 when the W…
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  • Backup goaltender Hutchinson makes 30 saves to helps Jets past …

    Backup goaltender Hutchinson makes 30 saves to helps Jets past Bruins

    NHL.com 14 hours ago
    WINNIPEG - Michael Hutchinson enjoyed the view from his crease, rather than the bench, as the Winnipeg Jets battled the Boston Bruins on Friday. Winnipeg's backup goalie got the start against the team that drafted him and only faced four shot...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Hutchinson leads Jets; Elias haunts Nabokov

    NHL Three Stars: Hutchinson leads Jets; Elias haunts Nabokov

    yahoo.com 15 hours ago
    No. 1 Star: Michael Hutchinson, Winnipeg Jets The Jets’ netminder kept rolling by stopping 29 shots as Winnipeg downed the Boston Bruins 2-1. Hutchinson won for the third times in four starts. Mathieu Perreault’s goal late in the second period snapped a…
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  • Jets add Harrison to injury-riddled defense

    Jets add Harrison to injury-riddled defense

    NHL.com ESPN.com yahoo.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    WINNIPEG – Another injury to a defenseman forced Winnipeg Jets general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff to act Thursday. The Jets acquired defenseman Jay Harrison from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for the Ottawa Senators’ sixth-round pick in the...
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  • Hurricanes deal D Jay Harrison to Winnipeg in exchange for 6th-…

    Hurricanes deal D Jay Harrison to Winnipeg in exchange for 6th-round draft pick

    NHL.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    RALEIGH, N.C. - The Winnipeg Jets have acquired defenceman Jay Harrison from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a draft pick. Under terms of the deal announced Thursday, Carolina receives the Jets' sixth-round pick in the 2015 draft. Tha...
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  • Jets announce injured defenceman Mark Stuart is out until Febru…

    Jets announce injured defenceman Mark Stuart is out until February

    NHL.com Dec 18 (2 days ago)
    WINNIPEG - Mark Stuart has joined the Winnipeg Jets' growing list of injured defencemen. Head coach Paul Maurice announced after Thursday's practice that Stuart has a lower-body injury that will keep him out of the lineup until February. M...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Kings must free up space for Williams, Jets sear…

    Rumor Roundup: Kings must free up space for Williams, Jets search for blueline help

    thehockeynews.com Dec 18 (2 days ago)
    ESPN.com’s Pierre LeBrun reports the Los Angeles Kings last week opened contract talks with right wing Justin Williams, winner of the 2014 Conn Smythe Trophy during the Kings’ march to the Stanley Cup last spring. LeBrun reports the Kings really want to…
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  • Top 10 Calder Trophy candidates: Can anyone catch Filip Forsber…

    Top 10 Calder Trophy candidates: Can anyone catch Filip Forsberg?

    thehockeynews.com Dec 17 (3 days ago)
    There’s been no shortage of great stories this season, but one of the most surprising things is the cast of rookies who have quickly made names for themselves in the league. The thing with rookies is they’re one of the most difficult groups of players t…
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  • Mark Scheifele's three-point night gives Jets a 5-1 win over Sa…

    Mark Scheifele's three-point night gives Jets a 5-1 win over Sabres

    NHL.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    WINNIPEG - Mark Scheifele laughed as he described how his Winnipeg Jets teammates tried to help him score a hat trick on Tuesday night. Instead, the second-year centre scored a pair of goals and added an assist as the Jets halted the Buffalo ...
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  • Jets' Trouba (upper-body injury) out 6 weeks

    Jets' Trouba (upper-body injury) out 6 weeks

    Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba will be out for at least six weeks with an upper-body injury.
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  • Toronto Maple Leafs’ defiant win streak: For real or fooling us…

    Toronto Maple Leafs’ defiant win streak: For real or fooling us again?

    yahoo.com Dec 16 (4 days ago)
    There is perhaps no greater motivator in the NHL this season than defiance. The Detroit Red Wings were going to lose a coach and age out of the playoffs; instead, they lead the Atlantic. The Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames were written off in the West;…
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  • Team Canada hopeful Lawson Crouse leads off The Hot List

    Team Canada hopeful Lawson Crouse leads off The Hot List

    thehockeynews.com Dec 16 (4 days ago)
    The world junior picture is beginning to clear up as the holiday classic nears. Sweden won’t get Andre Burakovsky from Washington and Canada won’t get Bo Horvat from Vancouver, but the biggest blow may be to the Russians. That’s because Nikita Zadorov h…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Stewart still available, Blues and Jets may look…

    Rumor Roundup: Stewart still available, Blues and Jets may look for deals before trade freeze

    thehockeynews.com Dec 15 (5 days ago)
    With the NHL holiday trade freeze slated for midnight on Dec. 19, there’s increasing focus on Buffalo Sabres right wing Chris Stewart in the rumor mill. SI.com’s Allan Muir reports Sabres GM Tim Murray is reportedly willing to move the 27-year-old winge…
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  • Getzlaf leads Ducks by Jets for 7th straight

    Getzlaf leads Ducks by Jets for 7th straight

    ESPN.com NHL.com Dec 13 (7 days ago)
    Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-1 on Saturday night for their seventh consecutive win.
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  • Jets’ Ladd and Avs’ Landeskog throw down in slugfest between ca…

    Jets’ Ladd and Avs’ Landeskog throw down in slugfest between captains

    If this fight between Winnipeg Jets captain Andrew Ladd and Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog is any indication, there may be a new rivalry budding in the Central Division. During Thursday night’s contest, with the score tied at one apiece mi…
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  • Duchene nets shootout winner and Pickard makes 30 saves;  Avala…

    Duchene nets shootout winner and Pickard makes 30 saves; Avalanche tops Jets 4-3

    NHL.com Dec 12
    DENVER - Matt Duchene had a goal and an assist in regulation and got the decisive goal in the shootout, Calvin Pickard had 30 saves through overtime and stopped two more shots with the game on the line, and the Colorado Avalanche rallied to beat...
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  • Video - Ducks Fly Over Jets 00:51

    Ducks Fly Over Jets

    Dec 13
    Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist in Anaheim's 4-1 win over Winnipeg.
  • Video - Jets Down Stars 00:41

    Jets Down Stars

    Dec 9
    Adam Lowry scored twice in the Jets' 5-2 win over the Stars.
  • Video - Ducks Top Jets In OT 01:16

    Ducks Top Jets In OT

    Dec 7
    Kyle Palmieri scored the winning goal in overtime to lift the Ducks to a 4-3 win over the Jets.
  • Video - Little Leads Jets To Win 00:50

    Little Leads Jets To Win

    Dec 5
    Bryan Little's hat trick helped the Jets top the Avs 6-2.

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