Jets Trade Laine

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WINNIPEG – Two teams with disgruntled superstars have made a blockbuster deal. The Jets have traded star winger Patrik Laine to the Columbus Blue Jackets. In return for Laine and centre Jack Roslovic, the jets will get star centre Pierre-Luc Dubois and a third round pick in the 2022 NHL Draft. The Jets also retain…

Jets Season Begins Tonight

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WINNIPEG – The Jets begin their 56 game regular season tonight at Bell MTS Place against the Calgary Flames. It’s one of 11 games around the NHL, including the Vancouver Canucks at the Edmonton Oilers. The last time the Jets played was also against the Flames when Calgary eliminated them in four games last summer.…

Hockey Season Begins Tonight

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WINNIPEG – The 56 game NHL season gets underway tonight with five games. Two of the matchups feature Canadian teams. The Canadiens are at the Maple Leafs and the Oilers host the Canucks. The Jets open their regular season tomorrow night when they play the Flames in an empty Bell MTS Place. Commissioner Gary Bettman…

Jets Scrimmage Today

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WINNIPEG – The Jets will scrimmage at 11:30 today at Bell MTS Iceplex. The public won’t be allowed in. Because there won’t be pre-season games this year, this scrimmage has become much more important. The Jets begin their regular season a week from tomorrow against the Calgary Flames. Photos: @NHLJets

Jets New Division

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WINNIPEG – The NHL has renamed its divisions after partnering with Discover, Honda, MassMutual and Scotiabank. Each team will play every other team in its division eight times, except in the Scotia NHL North Division where teams including our Jets will take each other on nine or 10 times to minimize travel. Scotia NHL North…

Day 2 Of Jets Camp

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WINNIPEG – Jets training camp continues today at Bell MTS Iceplex. Off the ice during day one yesterday, Patrick Laine was asked several times by reporters about his future with the club. Each time he gave a version of how he’s just working hard and trying to be the best player he can be to…

Jets Hit The Ice Today

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WINNIPEG – Jets training camp officially got going yesterday but they hit the ice this morning at 7:30 and 11. Practices at Bell MTS Iceplex are not open to the public. The shortened season of 56 games begins on January 13th but the Jets play their first game against the Calgary Flames on the 14th.…

Jets Training Camp Underway

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WINNIPEG – The Jets are reporting to training camp today. The on-ice work begins tomorrow at Bell MTS Iceplex, with practices at 7:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. but they won’t be open to the public. The Winnipeg Jets begin their 56 game regular season schedule against the Calgary Flames on January 14th.

Hellebuyck Wins Vezina

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WINNIPEG – Connor Hellebuyck, of our Winnipeg Jets, has won the Vezina Trophy as the best goalie in the NHL. He was second in wins with 31, first in shutouts with six and he had the seventh best percentage at .922. He was 31-21-5 with a 2.57 goals against average. “Almost feels like getting a…

Jets’ Lotto Chances

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WINNIPEG – It’s a day off in the Stanley Cup Playoffs but it’s a big day for a handful of teams including our Jets. The Jets are one of eight clubs in the running for the top draft pick after being bumped from competition in Edmonton. Each team has a 12.5 percent chance of picking…