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 […]

NHL News & Notes: Backes, Byfuglien & More

In today’s News & Notes, David Backes has a hearing for a high hit, Dustin Byfuglien has been fined by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety and Charlie McAvoy has been placed on the injured reserve. Related: NHL News & Notes: Price, Chara & More Backes has Hearing for Hit to Head The Boston Bruins […]

NHL News & Notes: Giordano, Ouellet & More

In today’s News & Notes, Mark Giordano will have a hearing with the NHL’s DoPS, Xavier Ouellet has been placed on waivers and the Winnipeg Jets have activated two defenders off of the injured reserve. Giordano to Have Hearing With NHL DoPS Giordano will have a hearing Friday with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety […]

7 Biggest NHL Players in Today’s Game

In today’s NHL, speed dominates. No longer can teams roster slow, hulking defensemen capable of obstructing opponents into submission. But, if a player has speed and size, they can be lethal. According to Hockey-Graphs, the average NHLer stands six-foot-one and weighs 201 pounds (as of the 2014-15 season). When compared to the average NHL player […]

The Jets Are Big, and Only Getting Bigger

For the Winnipeg Jets, size certainly matters. It’s a reality well-known by fans, pundits, and NHL teams alike — when you play the Winnipeg Jets, be prepared for a tough, physical matchup. The Jets are one of the toughest teams in the entire league to play against, and a big part of that is because […]

No Rest Is No Problem for Jets

The Winnipeg Jets — less than 48 hours removed from their decisive 5-1 win Game 7 win in Nashville — were right back on the ice for Game 1 of the Western Conference Final against the Vegas Golden Knights Saturday night at Bell MTS Place. They had little rest, but didn’t look weary, rolling to […]

Top 10 Most Effective Bash Brothers

Do you remember the names Dean Portman and Fulton Reed? If not, you probably haven’t seen the second or third Mighty Ducks films. Still can’t recall who these two were? They were known as the team’s Bash Brothers. They added a physical edge to the underdog American Team in D2: The Mighty Ducks, while Reed […]