Winnipeg Jets Lose Kulikov & Morrissey

By The Canadian Press October 8th, 2019 PITTSBURGH — The Winnipeg Jets’ short-handed defence has received more bad news. Jets coach Paul Maurice said Josh Morrissey would miss a second straight game on Tuesday night against the Pittsburgh Penguins because of an undisclosed injury suffered Sunday in a pre-game warmup. The team also announced Tuesday […]

Jets Defensive Depth Tested by Rash of Injuries

Like a swarm of prairie mosquitos, the injury bug can pop up fast and bite hard. It’s bitten the Winnipeg Jets’ blue line recently, putting the Jets’ depth blueliners to their first real test of the season. Lately, it’s been up to them be the antidote that soothes the pain and the repellent that keeps […]

NHL News & Notes: Crosby, Morrissey, Islanders & More

In today’s News & Notes, Sidney Crosby’s upper-body injury is not a concussion, Josh Morrissey has been fined, the New York Islanders have placed three players on the injured reserve and Marc Methot has been placed on the injured reserve as well. Related: NHL News & Notes: Pearson, Hagelin, Rutherford & More Crosby Does Not […]

NHL Rumors: Karlsson, Bobrovsky, Davidson, More

In today’s rumor rundown there are reports that Sergei Bobrovsky wants to be the highest paid goaltender in the NHL when his current deal concludes at the end of this season. Would Columbus dare go there? In Ottawa, trade talks surrounding Erik Karlsson have picked up again and an interesting team is apparently getting involved.  […]

Jets Options With a Morrissey Holdout

It is T-minus 26 days to the Winnipeg Jets first preseason game and 43 days to their first regular season tilt. However, it’s becoming more and more possible with each passing day the team may be entering those battles —against the Minnesota Wild and St. Louis Blues, respectively — without one of their big guns […]

Jets Wise to Sign Morrissey Long Term

The Winnipeg Jets have checked most of the boxes on their offseason to-do list in regards to restricted free agents. They’ve agreed to a long-term contract with Vezina-nominated goaltender Connor Hellebuyck, locked up terrific team-first forward Adam Lowry for the next three years, and retained spark-plug fourth-liner Brandon Tanev for another year. In addition, Tucker […]

Jets’ Lack of Desperation Spells the End

The Winnipeg Jets came into Sunday afternoon’s Game 5 knowing their backs were against the wall and they’d have to leave it all out there on the ice to extend their season. But they didn’t play like they knew. The Jets launched a dud in their most important game of the season, losing 2-1 to the […]