The Winnipeg Jets are by no means an “impressive” offensive team. They rank 15th in goals per game and their power play is only middle of the pack. That being said, the Jets still have the chance to have four or more players finish with over 20 goals. Even if Mathieu Perreault can’t score two more […]
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Blake Wheeler scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period, and the Winnipeg Jets beat Nashville 3-1 on Saturday night to hand the slumping Predators their sixth straight defeat.
Michael Frolik and Drew Stafford also scored for the Jets, who have won two of three.
Ryan Ellis had the goal for Nashville. Before this skid, the Predators had not lost three in a row all...
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March 07, 2015
It’s hard enough to score in the NHL fully balanced on two skates, so when you can still score while falling to the ice off balanced, you’re getting our Goal of the Night.
Check out Blake Wheeler of the Winnipeg Jets scoring on Blue Jackets’ goalie Sergei Bobrovsky!
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When you think of the Winnipeg Jets a lot of things may come to mind. For those who are not fans, who follow the team closely, one name that always seems to slip through the cracks is Blake Wheeler. Since the team made the move to Winnipeg, Wheeler has been one of their best offensive players season after season, yet outside of Jets fans he gets little...
Winnipeg Jets forward Blake Wheeler’s upper body may be feeling a bit tender and really, really sore after crashing into the open door on the Dallas Stars’ bench during the third period of Tuesday’s game. With 4:29 remaining in regulation and the Jets down 2-0, Wheeler was bumped by Colton Sceviour and struck the open […] The post Blake Wheeler slams into open bench door...
On Monday night, Winnipeg Jets forward Blake Wheeler was checked into an open bench door and it looked brutal. Wheeler writhed on the ice in pain but somehow managed to stay in the game. Wheeler and the Jets are very lucky that this hit by Dallas Stars forward Colton Sceviour didn’t end up worse.
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Blake Wheeler, who made Team USA for the first time this year, is having an excellent season (56 points in 70 games) and is on pace for a career-high in points. On Wednesday night, he added to his impressive success, scoring a tremendously patient overtime winner against the Avalanche to get the Jets a much needed two points.
With the win, Winnipeg is currently four points behind...
Blake Wheeler scored at 4:58 of overtime and the Winnipeg Jets beat the slumping Colorado Avalanche 2-1 on Sunday night.
Al Montoya stopped 32 shots and Andrew Ladd also scored for Winnipeg.
Wheeler won it for the Jets when he shoved the puck past Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov with time ticking down in the extra period.
Wheeler leads the team with 12 points (nine goals, three...
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December 30, 2013
Blake Wheeler's confidence is growing for the Winnipeg Jets.
Wheeler scored two goals and the Jets beat the Minnesota Wild 6-4 on Friday in a game that featured a seven-goal first period.
Wheeler ended a scramble in front of the Minnesota net when he poked the puck under Niklas Backstrom with 9:20 remaining in the third period for his 14th goal of the season, giving the Jets a...
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December 28, 2013