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Jets head out on another road trip looking for wins that come h…

Jets head out on another road trip looking for wins that come hard at home

NHL.com Updated Nov 24 (yesterday)
WINNIPEG - For a team that just lost two in a row, the Winnipeg Jets were in a pretty good mood Monday at their last practice before hitting the road this week. "Sometimes you have to fight to stay positive and that's your biggest challenge,"...
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  • Blues win, but Bouwmeester's streak ends

    Blues win, but Bouwmeester's streak ends

    ESPN.com NHL.com Nov 24 (2 days ago)
    Ryan Reaves scored the game-winner in his hometown, and the St. Louis Blues defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Sunday.
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  • An NHL player’s guide to not looking like an idiot on the inter…

    An NHL player’s guide to not looking like an idiot on the internet

    thehockeynews.com Nov 23 (2 days ago)
    Being an NHL player has its rewards, but also its dangers. And I’m not just talking about on-ice pitfalls. I refer to social media – which, as this issue’s editor-in-chief has shown, can be a wonderful place but can also create a massive public relation…
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  • Tomas Tatar's two goals power Detroit Red Wings past Winnipeg J…

    Tomas Tatar's two goals power Detroit Red Wings past Winnipeg Jets 4-3

    NHL.com Nov 21 (5 days ago)
    WINNIPEG - Tomas Tatar was just following his coach's advice, and it paid off with a pair of goals Thursday night. Tatar scored twice and added an assist as the Detroit Red Wings downed the Winnipeg Jets 4-3. Detroit coach Mike Babcock had...
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  • Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice likes where the team is going …

    Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice likes where the team is going but not there yet

    NHL.com Nov 19 (6 days ago)
    WINNIPEG - With almost a quarter of the season in his rear-view mirror, Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice is pleased with the team's progress but would still mark its report card "needs improvement." "We've got the very early stages of a good ...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Harding’s waiver troubles and Winnipeg’s scoring…

    Rumor Roundup: Harding’s waiver troubles and Winnipeg’s scoring worries

    thehockeynews.com Nov 19 (6 days ago)
    Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding cleared waivers on November 18 and was demoted to the Wild’s AHL affiliate in Iowa. The Pioneer Press’ Chad Graff explains the Wild prefer placing Harding on waivers, rather than simply sending him to Iowa on a two…
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  • Jets score twice in less than 2 minutes to beat New Jersey Devi…

    Jets score twice in less than 2 minutes to beat New Jersey Devils 3-1

    NHL.com Nov 18
    WINNIPEG - Mathieu Perreault and Mark Scheifele scored two goals in less than two minutes to start the second period and lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils Tuesday night. Michael Frolik scored in the third period t...
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  • The next great two-way center? Colin White headlines The Hot Li…

    The next great two-way center? Colin White headlines The Hot List

    It was a glorious weekend of Michigan hockey for me, as I took a road trip to Ann Arbor to take in games featuring the National Team Development Program (NTDP) and University of Michigan. The NTDP got two wins over United States League opponents while t…
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  • Jets bring points back from a tiring road swing and face Devils…

    Jets bring points back from a tiring road swing and face Devils Tuesday

    NHL.com Nov 17
    WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets took a much-needed day off Monday, after coming out on top of a tiring international tour that saw them play nine of their last 11 games on the road, ending with a back-to-back sleep killer on the weekend. They no...
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  • Rumor Roundup: With current tandem struggling, Edmonton may loo…

    Rumor Roundup: With current tandem struggling, Edmonton may look for help in goal

    When the Edmonton Oilers began this season it was believed the additions of Ben Scrivens and Viktor Fasth finally addressed their goaltending issues. Unfortunately, they’re struggling through the early going. The Oilers enter this week with a combined g…
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  • Marco Scandella returns from illness, scores game winner to lif…

    Marco Scandella returns from illness, scores game winner to lift Wild over Jets 4-3 in OT

    NHL.com Nov 16
    SAINT-PAUL, Réunion - Marco Scandella scored at 1:01 of overtime after missing two games with an illness to give the Minnesota Wild a 4-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday. Minnesota was reeling after blowing a 3-0 lead in the third period...
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  • Nino Niederreiter's backhand switch leads to a nice score over …

    Nino Niederreiter's backhand switch leads to a nice score over the Jets

    yahoo.com Nov 16
    While we're waiting for weather people to actually confirm a real "El Nino" the other "El Nino" is heating up Minnesota just at the right time for the Wild. OK, that was totally corny, but Nino Niederreiter picked up his fourth goal …
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  • Smith scores 3rd period goal to lead Predators over Jets 2-1

    Smith scores 3rd period goal to lead Predators over Jets 2-1

    NHL.com Nov 15
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Craig Smith scored at 17:58 of the third period to lead the Nashville Predators to a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets Saturday night. James Neal also scored for Nashville, winners of four of their last five. Blake Wheeler ...
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  • How Blake Wheeler became the heart and soul of the Winnipeg Jet…

    How Blake Wheeler became the heart and soul of the Winnipeg Jets

    Who’s the first player that pops into your mind when you think of the Winnipeg Jets? Is it Evander Kane? How about Dustin Byfuglien? It may even be captain Andrew Ladd or goaltender Ondrej Pavelec – though, that last one may not be for the best reasons.…
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  • Price earns first shutout of the season as Canadiens blank Jets…

    Price earns first shutout of the season as Canadiens blank Jets 3-0

    NHL.com Nov 12
    MONTREAL - The Winnipeg Jets couldn't have asked for better opportunities to keep their unbeaten streak alive. Winnipeg squandered a number of solid scoring chances in a 3-0 loss to the Montreal Canadiens Tuesday — wasting an early two-man br...
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11
    Nov. 25 Canucks acquire D Andrey Pedan from Islanders in exchange for F Alexandre Mallet and a 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 21 Sharks acquire D Brenden Dillon from Stars in exchange for D Jason Demers and 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 20 Duc...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Colorado’s struggles could result in shake up fo…

    Rumor Roundup: Colorado’s struggles could result in shake up for Avalanche core

    The Colorado Avalanche are currently struggling to recapture last season’s 52-win, 112-point performance. Entering this week, the Avs have won only four games while their 13 points in 16 games left them near the bottom of the Western Conference standing…
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  • Mathieu Perreault stars in shootout as Winnipeg Jets beat Ottaw…

    Mathieu Perreault stars in shootout as Winnipeg Jets beat Ottawa Senators 2-1

    NHL.com Nov 8
    OTTAWA - Mathieu Perreault scored in the sixth round of the shootout as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Saturday night. Perreault had the only goal in the shootout and helped the Jets to improve to 6-0-2 over their past ...
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  • Sidney Crosby scores shootout winner to lead Penguins over Jets…

    Sidney Crosby scores shootout winner to lead Penguins over Jets 4-3

    WINNIPEG - They were quiet for most of the night, but the Pittsburgh Penguins' two biggest stars did enough in the shootout to lead their team to a 4-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets in a penalty-filled game on Thursday night. Sidney Crosby score...
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  • Suspend him or not: Dustin Byfuglien drills Steve Downie with a…

    Suspend him or not: Dustin Byfuglien drills Steve Downie with a late hit

    No matter where he plays other than his home arena, Penguins winger Steve Downie is far from the most beloved NHLer on the ice at any given time. But even Downie didn’t deserve the dangerous hit Jets blueliner Dustin Byfuglien put on him Thursday in Win…
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  • From Miller to Malkin, the best of the early season streaks

    From Miller to Malkin, the best of the early season streaks

    Under new coach Bill Peters, the Hurricanes stumbled out of the gate and lost their first nine games before finally getting Peters his first NHL win. Just when they seemed poised for that first victory, they’d have it snatched out from under their feet.…
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  • Jets avenge home opener loss with 3-1 win over Nashville Predat…

    Jets avenge home opener loss with 3-1 win over Nashville Predators

    NHL.com Nov 5
    WINNIPEG - Mark Scheifele has had some great scoring chances this season and he was finally rewarded with just his second goal — the winner in a 3-1 decision over the visiting Nashville Predators on Tuesday. He tried to minimize the importanc...
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  • Gatineau’s Alexandre Carrier is making moves on The Hot List

    Gatineau’s Alexandre Carrier is making moves on The Hot List

    The big prospect news of the week came with Buffalo sending Sam Reinhart back to junior after a nine-game tryout and one assist. I’m totally on board with this move. Reinhart now gets a chance to do some serious damage at the world juniors for Canada an…
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  • Video - Jets Double Up Blue Jackets 00:52

    Jets Double Up Blue Jackets

    Nov 25
    Evander Kane scored two power-play goals in the Jets' 4-2 win over the Blue Jackets.
  • Video - Blues Double Up Jets 00:48

    Blues Double Up Jets

    Nov 23
    The Blues captured their 12th win in 15 games with a 4-2 victory over the Jets.
  • Video - Red Wings Rally For Win 00:57

    Red Wings Rally For Win

    Nov 20
    Tomas Tatar's late goal in the third period was the difference in a 4-3 win over the Jets.
  • Video - Wheeler Nets Two In Jets' Win 00:48

    Wheeler Nets Two In Jets' Win

    Nov 13
    Blake Wheeler scored two goals in the Jets' 3-1 win over the Hurricanes.

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