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“The Sky Is The Limit” For Evander Kane

from Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun, Evander Kane believes he could be on the verge of a breakout season. Rarely short on bravado, Kane was mostly playful as he met the media and made a bold proclamation on Friday that should generate the type of headline that would have Winnipeg Jets’ fans dancing in the streets if it comes to fruition. In past years, Kane has often...
Via Kukla's Korner
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jets prospect Josh Morrissey is a seasoned rookie after playing 112 games last season

One hundred and twelve — 112! — hockey games in a single season. Most guys couldn’t even watch that many from their La-Z-Boy recliner without their wife leaving. Add ‘em up, though, and that’s exactly how many times Calgary-born blue-liner Josh Morrissey laced up his blades for game action during the 2013-14 campaign — a tally that includes pre-season skates with the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 Winnipeg Jets Preview: Jacob Trouba, Mark Scheifele Provide Optimism

The 2013-14 NHL season was the first for the Winnipeg Jets as members of the Western Conference, and it didn’t go very well with an 11th place finish. The Jets moved back to Winnipeg for the 2011-12 season after relocating from Atlanta and haven’t made the playoffs over the last three seasons. Fan support remains strong, but the team has to show some progress sooner or later...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Winnipeg Jets aren't sure how to use their most valuable tool

When Dustin Byfuglien was drafted into the NHL, it was as a defenseman. Then Chicago made him a forward, except when they needed an extra D-man. Then the Thrashers/Jets picked him up, and he played D, then forward, then D, then forward. As it stands, he’s heading into next year as a forward. This is a unique situation to be in with a player; basically only the San Jose Sharks...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Winnipeg Jets Depth Chart 2014 2015

Winnipeg Jets C 1. Bryan Little  2. Mark Scheifele  3. Mathieu Perreault  4. Jim Slater  5. John Albert  L 1. Andrew Ladd  2. Evander Kane  3. Eric Tangradi  4. T.J. Galiardi  5. Chris Thorburn R 1. Blake Wheeler  2. Dustin Byfuglien  3. Michael Frolik  ...

Things still uneasy for Evander Kane, Winnipeg Jets

They may not have to deal with insane, dysfunctional scenarios like ownership trying to sell the team to three different parties secretly, but things are far from great for the Winnipeg Jets. There had been speculation for a long, long while about whether or not Evander Kane was a part of Winnipeg’s future. Sure, he’s signed through the 2017-18 season, but after the constant...
Via Sports-Glory
10 days ago  |  Discuss

A Slimmer Ondrej Pavelec Confident With The #1 Goalie Tag

from Paul Friesen of the Winnipeg Sun, A slimmed-down Winnipeg Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec is back in town, saying he's in better shape and can’t wait for the start of training camp. “It’s been long,” Pavelec said of the summer. “I wasn’t happy last year with the way I played. It’s no secret. I want to help the team every night get the two points. That...
Via Kukla's Korner
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Evander Kane takes a stand against the Washington Redskins

A lot of NHL stars were Tweeting about the NFL during the league’s first weekend of games. Evander Kane was one of them as he posted a stirring Tweet about the Washington Redskins. Kane’s Tweet got the Internet buzzing, not because of his slam on Washington’s offense, but because he chose to take a stand against the team’s name/mascot. The Washington R******* are allergic...
Via Puck Drunk Love
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Evander Kane happy to be with Jets

There has been speculation for quite a while about Evander Kane‘s future with the Winnipeg Jets. He’s signed through the 2017-18 campaign, but many have wondered if he’d welcome a trade, especially given some of the statements he’s made on the matter. Back in July he was directly asked if he wanted to continue to play for Winnipeg and he dodged the question by stating, “Well...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

2013-14 Eastern Conference Champion IceCaps Ready To Raise Banner

The St. John’s IceCaps, AHL affiliate of the Winnipeg Jets, will welcome back a few familiar faces as they raise the 2013-14 American Hockey League Eastern Conference Championship banner at Mile One Centre this upcoming season. Goalie Michael Hutchinson will return to St. John’s for the 2014-15 season. Hutchinson became the second goalie in 2013-14 to record a win in the ECHL...
Via Beyond The Benches
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Review and Preview: Winnipeg Jets

It's a new day in Winnipeg, but the Jets are still the Atlanta Thrashers.#159126091 / gettyimages.comWINNIPEG JETSReviewRoster changes IN: Mathieu Perreault (from Anaheim), T.J. Galiardi (from Calgary).Roster changes OUT: Olli Jokinen (to Nashville), Al Montoya (to Florida), Zach Redmond (to Colorado), Devin Setoguchi (to Calgary).Cap situation:2014-'15: 24 players...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Trouba Needs to be in Running for Calder

If there is one thing I know that will monumentally disappoint me this season with the Winnipeg Jets – other than the fact that we are stuck in .500 purgatory – is that Jacob Trouba will somehow be overlooked in the race for the Calder Trophy. Through 16 games this season, the Jets rookie defenseman has made good decisions and some bad ones, but has always made the Jets a better...
Via Jets All Out
22 days ago  |  Discuss

How Much Mark Scheifele Means to the Winnipeg Jets

The Winnipeg Jets latest six game pointless streak really came at an inconvenient time. Thanks, Captain Obvious. It isn't any secret though why it happened when it did. On March 4th, rookie Mark Scheifele – the face of the franchise – went down due to an injury and that 3-2 loss at the hand of the Islanders that night began a six game pointless streak that lasted until...
Via Jets All Out
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Winnipeg Jets May Take On It’s Us Against The World Mentality

from Tim Campbell of the Winnipeg Free Press, Given the forecasts of pessimism for a team many believe is falling behind in the NHL's difficult Central Division, thick skin is going to come in handy this fall, Jets captain Andrew Ladd suggested Wednesday "I think you learn that they are predications and until you start playing games and see where you're at from...
Via Kukla's Korner
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets preparing for a grueling training camp

The Winnipeg Jets are facing an uphill climb in the Central Division. After finishing at the bottom of the Central in 2013-14 and after watching their divisional foes improve around them this summer, the Jets know that it’s going to take a lot of hard work to make the playoffs in 2014-15. As a result, head coach Paul Maurice is preparing an extremely difficult training camp for...
Via Puck Drunk Love
23 days ago  |  Discuss
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