Chicago forward Brandon Bollig checked Jets defenseman Adam Pardy through the glass during the Blackhawks 4-1 victory on Wednesday. The glass didn’t break, but landed on fans in the front row. One fan pulled Pardy’s helmet off and wore it as a souvenir. Chicago fans most responsible in the NHL. Safety first! #PardyHelmet #Jets #TSN pic.twitter.com/0mfk28I1nH — Aaron Ward...
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One cannot put the importance of leadership into words. Some people have it occur as a natural ability, others learn to be a leader in a situation or setting. A few even have it thrust upon them as they could be the only logical choice. The latter may be the case with Andrew Ladd, a player with two Stanley Cup rings and world of experience...
When we look at lists of players with top Corsi ratings we often continuously find certain players. These players are consistently top puck possession players. Most are players we recognize as NHL stars. Sometimes we have players who are not generally considered stars wind up on these lists. These are interesting players to look at. They may be some of the most underrated...
When the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Winnipeg Jets in overtime last Saturday, ending their nearly fairy-tale first season back in the NHL since 1996, it seemed as if the only thing Jets fans had to look forward to was the final home game of a very rewarding season. That was until the Ladd brothers decided to record this classic, however.
In an effort to get their brother...
Captain Andrew Ladd's second goal of the game at 3:12 of overtime completed a comeback from a three-goal deficit as the visiting Winnipeg Jets prevented the Florida Panthers from clinching their first playoff spot in 12 years with a 5-4 victory on Tuesday.
Ladd scored the tying goal at 53 seconds of the third period as the Jets erased a 3-0 deficit and delivered the game-winner...
Andrew Ladd scored 16 seconds into overtime and the Winnipeg Jets beat Carolina 4-3 on Friday night to eliminate the Hurricanes from playoff contention.
Kyle Wellwood scored the tying goal with 4:47 left in regulation and added an assist, while Jim Slater scored and Nik Antropov added a goal in his return to the lineup for the Jets.
They trailed 3-1 midway through the second period...
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March 30, 2012
Andrew Ladd scored twice to help the Winnipeg Jets beat Dallas 5-2 Wednesday night, snapping the Stars' six-game winning streak.
Nik Antropov, Evander Kane and Eric Fehr also scored for the Jets, who moved six points behind Washington for the eighth and last playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
Loui Eriksson had both goals for Dallas. The Stars, who won 1-0 at Minnesota...
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March 15, 2012
NHL Hockey: Andrew Ladd
Andrew Ladd #16 – LW
POB: Maple Ridge, B.C., Canada
Height: 6-3 Weight: 205lbs
NHL Seasons: 6
Drafted by Carolina in 2004 (1/4).
A Dream Career
Andrew Ladd was born on December 12th 1985 in Maple Ridge, British Columbia. Like so many West Coast boys born in 1985, he became a hockey player and a very successful...
Andrew Ladd scored a goal and added two assists as the Winnipeg Jets jumped up in the Eastern Conference standings with a 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night.
Ladd scores with 1:06 left in a game in which 15 players had goals. Winnipeg ties a franchise record for goals in a game.Ladd scores with 1:06 left in a game in which 15 players had goals. Winnipeg ties a franchise record for goals in a game.