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Jacob Trouba requests trade from Winnipeg Jets

Jacob Trouba requests trade from Winnipeg Jets

yahoo.com Updated Sep 24 (2 days ago)
Jacob Trouba #8 of the Winnipeg Jets skates with the puck against Andrew Cogliano #7 of the Anaheim Ducks on April 5, 2016 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via Getty Images) Restricted free agent defenseman Jacob Tr…
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  • Bobby Hull won’t attend his own Jets Hall of Fame ceremony

    Bobby Hull won’t attend his own Jets Hall of Fame ceremony

    yahoo.com Sep 16
    Well, this is awkward. In July, the Winnipeg Jets announced that Hockey Hall of Famer Bobby Hull would be inducted into the new Winnipeg Jets Hall of Fame, along with his “Hot Line” linemates Anders Hedberg and Ulf Nilsson. The ceremony was scheduled fo…
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  • No free rides for babies at Heritage Classic: Report

    No free rides for babies at Heritage Classic: Report

    yahoo.com Sep 14
    The overlords at the National Hockey League finally took a stand against the ultimate freeloaders in modern society – babies. Originally reported by CTV News, Clifford Anderson and Shalyn Meady dropped $800 on two Heritage Classic tickets to see the Win…
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  • Connor Hellebuyck changes number, honors Dan Snyder with family…

    Connor Hellebuyck changes number, honors Dan Snyder with family blessing

    yahoo.com Sep 7
    Throughout his career, Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck had worn No. 37 on his sweater, whether it was in the American Hockey League or playing for Team USA. But when he got the call-up to the NHL last season, he sported No. 30 instead. The reason…
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  • Jets name ‘unique, driven’ Wheeler as captain, Byfuglien, Schei…

    Jets name ‘unique, driven’ Wheeler as captain, Byfuglien, Scheifele alternates

    Blake Wheeler celebrated his 30th birthday in unique fashion Wednesday, receiving a gift only the Winnipeg Jets could give him: the team’s captaincy. Wheeler was officially introduced as the second captain in Jets history Wednesday after much speculatio…
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  • Jets name Wheeler captain; Blue Jackets give Stoll PTO; Osgood …

    Jets name Wheeler captain; Blue Jackets give Stoll PTO; Osgood the owner (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Aug 31
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . Jagr • The off-season progress of …
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  • Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird Winnipeg Jets

    Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird Winnipeg Jets

    yahoo.com Aug 30
    [Ed. Note: Some lists chronicle the best in hockey. Others the worst. Others the most memorable or greatest or essential. What Puck Daddy’s 2016 Summer Series seeks to do is capture those indefinable, quirky, oddities that occur every season. Moments th…
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  • Down Goes Brown: Five teams that have had a quiet offseason, an…

    Down Goes Brown: Five teams that have had a quiet offseason, and what it means for 2016-17

    An NHL offseason can be a funny thing. For some teams, it represents an opportunity to blow everything up real good, hitting the reset button entirely or at the very least radically changing direction. For others, it’s a chance to double down on what’s …
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  • Edmonton Oilers hold huge advantage over Winnipeg Jets for Heri…

    Edmonton Oilers hold huge advantage over Winnipeg Jets for Heritage Classic alumni game

    When the preliminary rosters were revealed for the Heritage Classic alumni game on Friday, it seemed like the Edmonton Oilers had the decisive edge over their Winnipeg Jets counterparts. After all, the Oilers oldies are littered with stars from their 19…
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  • Jets pick Erik Foley is turning heads with Team USA

    Jets pick Erik Foley is turning heads with Team USA

    PLYMOUTH, MICH. – With the Americans down by a goal with more than a minute to play, Erik Foley took to the ice and stayed there until the final buzzer sounded. Ultimately, Team USA couldn’t get the equalizer in a 2-1 world junior camp loss to Finland, …
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  • Jets unveil beautiful Heritage Classic jerseys; alumni game ros…

    Jets unveil beautiful Heritage Classic jerseys; alumni game rosters revealed

    Winnipeg Jets We are 78 days away from the first outdoor game of the 2016-17 NHL season. On October 23, the Winnipeg Jets will host the Edmonton Oilers at Investors Group Field in the 2016 Heritage Classic. The two teams held a press conference on Frida…
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  • NWHL jersey vote; Jets 1.0 logo for Heritage Classic? (Puck Hea…

    NWHL jersey vote; Jets 1.0 logo for Heritage Classic? (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Aug 4
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . NWHL • The NHWL is retiring its in…
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  • Winnipeg Arena's giant Queen Elizabeth II portrait being sold o…

    Winnipeg Arena's giant Queen Elizabeth II portrait being sold online

    yahoo.com Aug 3
    Photo of Queen Elizabeth II painting on Kijiji The portrait of Queen Elizabeth II that hung in the rafters of Winnipeg Arena during the earlier incarnation of the Winnipeg Jets can be purchased on the Canadian classified website Kijiji. Jets Nation foun…
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  • So why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    So why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    August marks hockey’s “silly season.” Very little happens. And idle hands are the devils’ playthings, right? Countless blog commenters and Twitter trolls dust off the “Slow news day?” insult whenever we find something to talk about. During the month bef…
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  • Jets, Trouba still can’t agree on money, term, but usage concer…

    Jets, Trouba still can’t agree on money, term, but usage concerns stand out most

    The Winnipeg Jets haven’t been too busy this off-season, and with RFA defenseman Jacob Trouba still without a contract for the upcoming season, some fans in Winnipeg are starting to worry the summer has been too quiet. Trouba, 22, is coming off of his t…
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  • Winnipeg Jets defend controversial Bobby Hull honor

    Winnipeg Jets defend controversial Bobby Hull honor

    yahoo.com Jul 28
    Getty Images Bobby Hull is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame. He played 411 games with the Winnipeg Jets of the World Hockey Association, scoring 303 goals and lending that league instant credibility. He led the team to two championships as a member o…
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  • Three playoff teams who could miss in 2016-17, and three non-pl…

    Three playoff teams who could miss in 2016-17, and three non-playoff teams who could get in

    Playoff turnover is a hallmark of the NHL’s salary cap era. It’s rare to see a single franchise entrenched in a contending position for decades at a time. The Detroit Red Wings are the remarkable exception. Typically, we see plenty of playoff squads sli…
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  • Evander Kane officially charged over alleged Buffalo nightclub …

    Evander Kane officially charged over alleged Buffalo nightclub incident

    Buffalo Sabres power forward Evander Kane has officially been charged with criminal trespass and up to four counts of non-criminal harassment stemming from an incident at a local nightclub, notes the Buffalo News. In a surreal scene, Kane was even handc…
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  • Signing of Schwartz to five-year, $26.75-million has the future…

    Signing of Schwartz to five-year, $26.75-million has the future looking bright for Blues

    Mark Scheifele’s eight-year, $49-million contract was a great deal for the Winnipeg Jets, as they locked up a 23-year-old could-be star to a long-term deal that will pay him $6.125 million per season. It came one season removed from Scheifele nearly cra…
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  • Which players could take on the six vacant captaincies?

    Which players could take on the six vacant captaincies?

    Four players became first-time captains in the NHL ahead of the 2015-16 season, each to varying degrees of success. In San Jose, Joe Pavelski took over as captain after years of speculation that he was the next in line to wear the ‘C’ for the Sharks. In…
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  • Jets sign forwards Armia, Lowry to two-year, one-way contracts

    Jets sign forwards Armia, Lowry to two-year, one-way contracts

    NHL.com Jul 14
    WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Jets have signed forwards Joel Armia and Adam Lowry on two-year, one-way contracts. Armia's contract carries an annual average value of US$925,000 while Lowry's is at $1.125 million. Armia, 23, had four goals and six as...
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  • Video - Jets Win In Shootout 01:01

    Jets Win In Shootout

    Mar 19
    Andrew Ladd's shootout goal lifted the Jets past the Blues 2-1.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 10:33

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 10
    Jim 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.
  • Video - One Month Left In NHL Regular Season 03:54

    One Month Left In NHL Regular Season

    Mar 10
    With one month left in the regular season, the Central Division could see five teams make the playoffs for the second season in a row.
  • Video - Long-Distance Goal Lifts Blues 01:00

    Long-Distance Goal Lifts Blues

    Mar 10
    Barret Jackman scored from center ice to lift the Blues past the Jets 5-4.