Alexander Burmistrov says he will “almost certainly” return to the NHL – but will it be with the Jets?
thehockeynews.com Updated Aug 18 (yesterday)
Alexander Burmistrov – remember him? – still has one season remaining on his contract with the KHL’s Ak Bars Kazan. Last season, he scored 10 goals and 37 points in 54 games to lead the third-place Eastern Conference club and finish just outside the top…Upvote Share Tweet
Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: Winnipeg Jets (and Jets 1.0 and Thrashers) Editionyahoo.com Aug 14 (6 days ago)(Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …Upvote Share Tweet
What burning questions remain this NHL off-season?thehockeynews.com Aug 12These truly are the dog days of summer. Players, GMs and coaches get their brief time off between the free agency boom and training camps. Media have time to do fun stuff like rank every logo in the NHL. With no hockey, we spend our nights watching Bach…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Aug 8WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Julien Brouillette to a one-year, two-way contract worth US$600,000 at the NHL level. Brouillette, 27, made his NHL debut this past season for the Washington Capitals, recording a goal and a...Upvote Share Tweet
Jets sign defenceman Julien Brouillette to one-year, two-way contractthehockeynews.com Aug 8Jets sign defenceman Julien Brouillette to one-year, two-way contractUpvote Share TweetREGINA - Former Ottawa Senators and Winnipeg Jets head coach John Paddock is the new coach of the Regina Pats. The Western Hockey League club made the announcement Wednesday on its website. Paddock was also given the title of senior vice-p...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Aug 4As the NHL off-season drags on, former New York Rangers and Nashville Predators defenseman Michael Del Zotto remains unsigned. Only 24, Del Zotto is just two years removed from a 41-point performance with the Rangers in 2011-12. Unfortunately, his stock…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Just because Gardiner and Reimer are signed doesn’t take them off marketthehockeynews.com Aug 2The Toronto Maple Leafs recently avoided salary arbitration with defenseman Jake Gardiner and goaltender James Reimer. Gardiner re-signed a five-year, $20.25-million contract, while Reimer inked a two-year, $4.6-million deal. Both players were frequentl…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Aug 1ANAHEIM, Calif. - The Anaheim Ducks will retire Teemu Selanne's No. 8 jersey in a ceremony on Jan. 11. The Ducks announced plans for the franchise's first number retirement Friday. Selanne retired this year after a 21-season NHL career spe...Upvote Share TweetThe NHL will be a poorer place this season without the on-ice presence of icon Teemu Selanne, who retired at the end of last year after a 21-year, first ballot Hall of Fame NHL career. But fans will have another chance to let the gentlemanly Finn know h…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 1There was a time when Winnipeggers were extremely excited to have an NHL team again. When the Atlanta Thrashers made a fairly hasty retreat from the American South, the optimism was overwhelming. Sure, the Thrashers had been a disastrous franchise, maki…Upvote Share Tweet
Bob Clarke didn’t want Russians in the NHL…and he wasn’t alonethehockeynews.com Jul 31Russians have had a huge impact on the NHL and the way the game is played, but their arrival in North America wasn’t without controversy. In the August, 1989, edition of The Hockey News, a wave of Soviet stars, riding the crest of glasnost, broke down b…Upvote Share Tweet
Jets agree to terms with forward HalischukNHL.com Jul 30The Winnipeg Jets agreed to terms with forward Matt Halischuk on a one-year, two-way contract worth $725,000, the team announced Wednesday. Halischuk, 26, played 46 games with the Jets last season and had five goals, five assists and six penalt...Upvote Share Tweet
At what point this summer do we change the “U” in UFA to unwanted?thehockeynews.com Jul 30For those NHL players who don’t step willingly into retirement, there eventually comes a day when UFA stands for unwanted free agent rather than unrestricted free agent. As July ends and August begins, we’re now closer to the start of NHL training camps…Upvote Share Tweet
Jets re-sign Frolik; Reimer on return; Sharks' troubling offseason (Puck Headlines)yahoo.com Jul 29Here 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. Which #stanleycup tastes better? @HockeyHallFame @NHL @lakingspr pic.twitter.com…Upvote Share TweetHere 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. Which #stanleycup tastes better? @HockeyHallFame @NHL @lakingspr pic.twitter.com…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jul 29WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets have signed forward Michael Frolik to a US$3.3-million, one-year contract. The two sides were scheduled to go to salary arbitration on Thursday. Frolik had 42 points (15 goals, 27 assists) in 81 games with the ...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 25Keaton Ellerby re-signed with the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday. It's a one-year, $700,000 deal coming almost a month after the team didn't send him a qualifying offer, making the 25-year old defenseman an unrestricted free agent. Confirming his return to W…Upvote Share TweetWINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Keaton Ellerby to a one-year, two-way contract worth US$700,000. The 25-year-old from Strathmore, Alta., played in 51 games with the Jets last season recording six points (two goals, four as...Upvote Share Tweet
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