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3 Players the Winnipeg Jets Could Draft 9th Overall

The Winnipeg Jets will select ninth overall in the 2014 NHL entry draft on June 27 in Philadelphia. General manager Kevin Cheveldayoff will look to cash in as he did […]

by · June 26, 2014 · 1 comment · Winnipeg Jets
NHL Draft Day (Arnold C, User:Buchanan-Hermit/Wikimedia)

Busted! The Five Biggest First Round Flops In Winnipeg Jets History

In its history, the Winnipeg Jets version 1.0 had some up-and-down moments at the draft table. They  did hit a home-run in selecting Dale Hawerchuk with the first overall pick […]

Surgery Won’t Slow Down Jets’ Jim Slater

Surgery Won’t Slow Down Jets’ Jim Slater

Winnipeg Jets center Jim Slater has been injured a lot in recent years. So, it should come as no surprise that 31-year-old underwent surgery Thursday to address an injury diagnosed after […]

by · May 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Jacob Trouba Should Emulate Drew Doughty, Not Mark Stuart

When the Winnipeg Jets signed Mark Stuart to a 4-year extension worth $2.65 million per season, general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff spoke of his character. “He is what the Winnipeg Jets […]

by · May 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Winnipeg Jets Prospects are Ready for Takeoff

It may not have been the season the Winnipeg Jets wanted, but they will have plenty off options to choose from on July 1st to revamp their team for next […]

by · May 22, 2014 · 1 comment · Prospects, Winnipeg Jets
Nic Petan [photo: David Chan]

Updates on the Winnipeg Jets’ Key Prospects

The Winnipeg Jets came up short of making the playoffs in 2013-14 for the third consecutive season since moving from Atlanta. There is still a sense of optimism however, as the […]

by · May 12, 2014 · 1 comment · Winnipeg Jets
Claude Noel had his ups and downs as head coach in Winnpeg

Noel Plays Nice in First Interview Since Firing

No one would blame Claude Noel for feeling like he was the fall guy when he was unceremoniously dumped after the Winnipeg Jets hit rock bottom in a home loss […]

by · April 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Winnipeg Jets
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The Winnipeg Jets Were Consistiently Inconsitent in 2013/14

The Stanley Cup playoffs are in full swing at arenas across America (and in Montreal). However, the Winnipeg Jets are on the outside looking in for the third consecutive season […]

by · April 20, 2014 · 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)

Scheifele, Maurice Will Gain Valuable Experience at Worlds

The Winnipeg Jets will be represented on and off the ice when the 2014 IIHF World Championship gets underway on May 9, in Minsk, Belarus. Mark Scheifele is one of […]

by · April 20, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Winnipeg Jets
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5 Lowlights Of The Winnipeg Jets 2013-14 Season

When a team misses the playoffs, chances are the dark moments outweigh the bright spots of the season. The Winnipeg Jets are no exception. A third consecutive season of no […]

by · April 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Winnipeg Jets
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Top 5 Winnipeg Jet Games Of The 2013-14 Season

The 2013-14 season wasn’t one to remember for the Winnipeg Jets. No playoff hockey for the third straight year, since the franchise relocated from Atlanta has made fans in the […]

by · April 13, 2014 · 2 comments · Winnipeg Jets
Connor Hellebuyck: Big and Boring, but also Brilliant

Connor Hellebuyck: Big and Boring, but also Brilliant

Connor Hellebuyck may describe his style of play as “big and boring,” but the future for this young goaltender should prove to be anything but. In a surprising move on […]

by · April 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Winnipeg Jets