NHL News & Notes: Byfuglien, Byron, Weise & More

In today’s News & Notes, Dustin Byfuglien is injured and will miss the Winnipeg Jets’ upcoming road trip, the Montreal Canadiens have assigned Dale Weise to the Laval Rocket and activated Paul Byron from the injured reserve and both Brent Seabrook and Corey Crawford will remain in Chicago and not travel with the team to […]

Winnipeg Jets Jersey History

Poor Winnipeg, always getting the shaft. If it’s not Ilya Bryzgalov complaining about a supposed lack of parks, or the San Jose Sharks ripping on Winnipeg’s climate and alleged poor WiFi, then it’s the rest of Canada ranking the Gateway to the West (“Winterpeg,” for non-politicians) only slightly behind Hamilton as the nation’s easiest city […]

Niku Should be Untouchable for Jets

Sami Niku hasn’t played very much for the Winnipeg Jets in his time as an injury replacement. Don’t let that fool you, however. He’s a rare and vital piece for their future on the back end. The unlikeliest of future studs, Niku has evolved from a seventh-round pick in 2015 to one of the Jets’ most […]

Jets’ Lineup When Ehlers Returns

The Winnipeg Jets’ dynamic Dane, Nikolaj Ehlers, is nearing a return after having missed more than a month with an upper body injury he suffered on Jan. 4 after a collision with Sidney Crosby. Nikolaj Ehlers is practicing with the team and is nearing a return. (Photo by Nick Wosika/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) Having Ehlers […]

Patrik Laine Isn’t Going Anywhere

Patrik Laine is all at once the Winnipeg Jets’ most electrifying scorer, and their most frustrating. When he’s on, he’s seemingly unstoppable. When he hits a cold streak, he’s basically invisible. So, with Laine mired in another slump, one of the lows that have come to contrast the highs of his career, it’s no surprise […]

Jets Thriving at Bouncing Back

The Winnipeg Jets have many assets: a great power play, a good one-two goaltending punch and players with tremendous work ethic and drive. They have another equally important asset, however, that’s gone fairly unnoticed: their ability to avoid falling into the prolonged slumps that absolutely deject teams and derail seasons. “Three-Game Losing Streak” Not in […]

3 Big Jets Games in February

Every game on an 82-game NHL schedule is important, make no mistake, whether they’re in October or April and regardless of who they’re against. From a practical standpoint, they’re all equal opportunities to grab two points. That being said, not all games are equal from a mental standpoint. Every team has a few games each month […]

NHL News & Notes: Myers, Hedman, Cave & More

In today’s News & Notes, Tyler Myers is returning after missing some time, Victor Hedman will play in Tuesday nights contest, the Edmonton Oilers have claimed Colby Cave off of waivers and Dale Weise has been placed on waivers. Related: NHL News & Notes: Stars & Ducks Trade, NHL Stars of the Week & More Myers […]

Jets Bury Avalanche – Wheeler Tallies 4 Points

WINNIPEG — Blake Wheeler scored once and added three assists as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Colorado Avalanche 7-4 on Tuesday. Mathieu Perreault, Kyle Connor, Bryan Little, Andrew Copp, Mark Scheifele and Jacob Trouba also scored for Winnipeg. Trouba, Scheifele and Tyler Myers each added a pair of assists. Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele knocks his […]