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Manitoba Moose

NHL Affiliate:Winnipeg JetsFounded:1994
Home Rink:Canada Life CentreCoach:Mark Morrison
GM:Craig HeisingerCaptain:Jimmy Oligny

The Manitoba Moose are a professional ice hockey team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and a member of the American Hockey League (AHL). The team plays its home games at Canada Life Centre, the home arena of its parent club, Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League (NHL).

The franchise was founded in 1994 as the Minnesota Moose, then playing in the International Hockey League (IHL). The Moose played fifteen seasons—five in the IHL (1996–2001) and ten in the AHL (2001–2011)—during their first tenure in Winnipeg. This was followed by four seasons in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, (2011–2015) during which the team was known as the St. John’s IceCaps. The team returned to Winnipeg prior to the 2015–16 season.

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