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New York Rangers Forward Lee Stempniak (#12) (Josh Smith/THW)

Stempniak Will Improve Jets Penalty Kill

While the Winnipeg Jets were in the process of beating the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday evening, General Manager Kevin Cheveldayoff was in the process of making yet another trade […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
Jiri Tlusty.  (Wikimedia Commons)

Jiri Tlusty’s Return Disappointing, But Not Unexpected

Today, the Winnipeg Jets appeared to commit highway robbery, acquiring scoring winger Jiri Tlusty from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a conditional 5th round pick in 2015 and a […]

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Winnipeg Jets: Reasons to Worry About Playoff Chase

It’s about as easy a road game as you can play right now in the NHL. On Saturday night in Toronto the Winnipeg Jets led 2-1 after the first period […]

by · February 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
Nikolaj Ehlers [photo: David Chan]

Future May Start Sooner For The Jets

Before we go any further, some clarification. The Winnipeg Jets should not call up any of their top prospects for the stretch drive. Even with Mathieu Perrault sidelined for the […]

by · February 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Penalties Dooming Jets Playoff Hopes

For the umpteenth time this season, the Winnipeg Jets saw a game that was winnable turn into a loss thanks to a resounding lack of discipline amongst the players. The […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
Third Man In: Jason Kasdorf

Third Man In: Jason Kasdorf

  The dust is beginning to settle after the blockbuster trade that Kevin Cheveldayoff¬†and the Winnipeg Jets made with the Buffalo Sabres. The ramifications and winners of this deal will […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 1 comment · Winnipeg Jets
Mark Scheifele had a good rookie campaign, but will he experience any effects of a sophomore slump? (Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports)

Winnipeg Jets: Storylines to Watch in the Playoff Push

The dust has settled in Winnipeg after the Jets’ blockbuster deal that shipped Evander Kane to the Buffalo Sabres. Drew Stafford and Tyler Myers have each played two games with […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Bittersweet Feelings on Sabres, Jets Trade

On Wednesday afternoon, the first major domino of the 2015 NHL trading season dropped when the Buffalo Sabres acquired forward Evander Kane and defenseman Zach Bogosian from the Winnipeg Jets […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 3 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Winnipeg Jets
Drew Stafford could be a hot commodity on deadline day, but the price for such a winger could be astronomical for the Islanders. - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Did Blockbuster Trade Help Jets?

Since the franchise arrived from Atlanta in 2011, the Winnipeg Jets have stayed quiet on the trade front. General manager Kevin Cheveldayoff remained firm in the draft and develop formula, […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
Evander Kane [photo: Amy Irvin]

Win-Win Blockbuster for Sabres, Jets

It’s official, Evander Kane is on the move, traded to the Buffalo Sabres for Tyler Myers as part of a seven-player, eight-asset blockbuster deal announced on Wednesday morning.¬†| gettyimages.com   […]

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Blockbuster Deal: Sabres Get Evander Kane, Kane Gets Fresh Start

After several reports of problems between Evander Kane and his teammates, he was said to have been put on the trading block. While this occurred, the ‘Kane-to-Buffalo’ thoughts popped in […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres, Winnipeg Jets
Evander Kane (Bruce Fedyck-US PRESSWIRE)

Evander in Edmonton? Get Your Popcorn Ready

It appears that Evander Kane may be on his way out of Winnipeg. Following various off-ice incidents and issues with teammates this past week, Kane elected to undergo season ending […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Winnipeg Jets