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Jets-Avalanche Preview

The Winnipeg Jets' surge has them eyeing the top spot in the Central Division, and they've also been picking up valuable points against division opponents along the way. They can earn another victory over a Central team when they go for their second win in a week over the struggling Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night. Winnipeg (15-9-5) bounced back from a shootout loss to Anaheim...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lowry scores 2 in 2nd period, Jets beat Stars 5-2

DALLAS (AP) Winnipeg rookie Adam Lowry scored twice in the second period to lead the Jets to a 5-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night. Mathieu Perreault, Blake Wheeler and Michael Frolik also scored for Winnipeg, and Michael Hutchinson stopped 26 shots. Tyler Seguin had his NHL-leading 22nd goal and Antoine Roussel also scored for Dallas. Lowry's first goal broke a 2...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Evander Kane suspended for boarding Clayton Stoner

            Those fat stacks that Evander Kane likes to use to make phone calls will get a little bit thinner thanks to his boarding of Anaheim Ducks defenseman Clayton Stoner. He’s been banned two games, costing him $56,451.62 according to the NHL. The hit in question:   It’s pretty cut and dry: Kane crashes into Stoner from behind...
Via Sports-Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kane's 2 PP goals lift Jets over Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Evander Kane scored two power-play goals, as the Winnipeg Jets held on to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Tuesday night. Bryan Little and Andrew Ladd both had a goal and an assist, and Blake Wheeler and Jacob Trouba added two assists apiece for Winnipeg, which snapped a two-game losing streak. Rookie goalie Michael Hutchinson made 32 saves to improve to...
Via AP on Fox
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Kane's 2 PP goals lift Jets over Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Evander Kane scored two power-play goals, as the Winnipeg Jets held on to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Tuesday night. Bryan Little and Andrew Ladd both had a goal and an assist, and Blake Wheeler and Jacob Trouba added two assists apiece for Winnipeg, which snapped a two-game losing streak. Rookie goalie Michael Hutchinson made 32 saves to improve...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

JETBLAST: NEW JERSEY @ WINNIPEG

JETBLAST Winnipeg Jets (9-7-3) at New Jersey Devils (8-8-2) 7:00 p.m., MTS Centre, TV: TSN3  Radio:TSN 1290 After maybe the most exciting game of the season Sunday afternoon in Minnesota, Winnipeg returns to the MTS Centre for a short home stand, starting Tuesday when the New Jersey Devils come to town. In their first match up this season Cory Scneider dominated the game...
Via Winnipeg Whiteout
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Predators Score Late to Down the Jets

The Jets were feeling pretty good about their game as of late, they were climbing up the standing in the Central Division and looking to continue success against divisional rivals. they were coming off a win against the Carolina Hurricanes and looking to win their second game against the red hot Nashville Predators. The Predators had other ideas due to losing the previous match up...
Via TopSportsReport
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

JETBLAST: WINNIPEG @ MINNESOTA

JETBLAST Winnipeg Jets (9-7-2) at Minnesota Wild (9-7-0) 4:00 p.m., Excel Energy Center, TV: TSN3  Radio:TSN 1290 The Jets and their closest divisional rival finally get acquainted for the 2014-15 season Sunday afternoon when Winnipeg visits the Minnesota Wild. This is one of the Jets biggest rivalries since returning, aided by the fact that it is only about an 8 hour car...
Via Winnipeg Whiteout
November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Smith's late goal leads Predators over Jets

  Craig Smith scored at 17:58 of the third period to lead the Nashville Predators to a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets Saturday night. James Neal also scored for Nashville, winners of four of their last five. Blake Wheeler had the lone Winnipeg goal. The Jets have lost two of three. With time winding down in the third, Calle Jarnkrok found Smith at the bottom of the left circle,...
Via AP on Fox
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Smith's late goal leads Predators over Jets 2-1

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Craig Smith scored at 17:58 of the third period to lead the Nashville Predators to a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets Saturday night. James Neal also scored for Nashville, winners of four of their last five. Blake Wheeler had the lone Winnipeg goal. The Jets have lost two of three. With time winding down in the third, Calle Jarnkrok found Smith at the bottom...
Via AP on Fox
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets-Predators Preview

Despite being one of the worst scoring teams in hockey, the Winnipeg Jets have found a way to remain competitive in the Central Division through the first 17 games. Even a return to last season's middling scoring could go a long way to turning them into playoff contenders, and the next step comes Saturday night as they make their fourth stop on a five-game trip against the Nashville...
Via AP on Fox
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Wheeler Leads Jets Past Hurricanes

#458579174 / gettyimages.com What a story the Winnipeg Jets are this season. They started off the season with high hopes of doing well during the regular season and possibly returning to the playoffs for the first time since their days as the Atlanta Thrashers. They started the season off slowly, going back and forth between wins and losses and now they have earned at least a...
Via TopSportsReport
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Wheeler's 3-point night leads Jets to win against Hurricanes

  Blake Wheeler scored two goals and got an assist and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Thursday night. The Jets, who are in the middle of a five-game road trip, won for the fifth time in seven games and bounced back from a shutout loss in their previous game. They've gone 7-1-2 in their last 10 games. Carolina lost for the second time in three games since winning...
Via AP on Fox
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Wheeler leads Jets past Hurricanes 3-1

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Blake Wheeler scored two goals and got an assist and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Thursday night. The Jets, who are in the middle of a five-game road trip, won for the fifth time in seven games and bounced back from a shutout loss in their previous game. They've gone 7-1-2 in their last 10 games. Carolina lost for the second time in three...
Via AP on Fox
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Time for Blake Wheeler to Get Some Recognition

#458307708 / gettyimages.com 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...
Via Beyond The Benches
November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets use power play to beat Predators 3-1

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Andrew Ladd, Mark Scheifele scored power-play goals 2:36 apart in the first period and beat the Nashville Predators 3-1 on Tuesday night. Blake Wheeler added an empty-net goal to seal the win for the Jets (7-5-1). Winnipeg has won three straight and five of six, improving to 3-3 at home. Filip Forsberg scored Nashville's (7-3-1) only goal to bring the Predators...
Via AP on Fox
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kane, Wheeler score in shootout; Jets top Rangers

  Evander Kane and Blake Wheeler scored in the shootout to lift the Winnipeg Jets to 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Saturday night. Winnipeg's Ondrej Pavelec was excellent throughout, making 36 saves in regulation and two in overtime including a breakaway stop on Martin St. Louis. He allowed a goal to Mats Zuccarello to start the shootout but denied the next three attempts...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Kane, Wheeler score in SO; Jets top Rangers 1-0

NEW YORK (AP) Evander Kane and Blake Wheeler scored in the shootout to lift the Winnipeg Jets to 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Saturday night. Winnipeg's Ondrej Pavelec was excellent throughout, making 36 saves in regulation and two in overtime including a breakaway stop on Martin St. Louis. He allowed a goal to Mats Zuccarello to start the shootout but denied the next...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

JETBLAST: WINNIPEG @ NEW YORK

JETBLAST Winnipeg Jets (4-5-1) at New York Rangers (5-4-0) 6:00 p.m., Madison Square Center, TV: Sportsnet  Radio:TSN 1290 The Winnipeg Jets finish their tour of the state of New York Saturday evening when they visit Madison Square Gardens to take on the New York Rangers. It is the third game in a 4 game road trip for Winnipeg and will be the front end of a back to back...
Via Winnipeg Whiteout
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Devils snap long shootout losing streak with win over Jets

  Jacob Josefson scored the lone goal in the shootout, and Cory Schneider made it stand up as the New Jersey Devils ended their tiebreaker frustration with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night. Michael Ryder forced overtime for New Jersey, scoring the tying goal with 3:27 left in regulation. The Devils earned the shootout victory after losing all...
Via AP on Fox
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Devils find way to win in SO, top Jets 2-1

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Jacob Josefson scored the lone goal in the shootout, and Cory Schneider made it stand up as the New Jersey Devils ended their tiebreaker frustration with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night. Michael Ryder forced overtime for New Jersey, scoring the tying goal with 3:27 left in regulation. The Devils earned the shootout victory...
Via AP on Fox
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Hockey Daily Fix, October 30th 2014

Welcome to yet another big day of action across the National Hockey League. There are ten games today, including a handful of games that should feature lots of scoring. Let’s run down the news of the day first: Vincent Lecavalier will miss tonight’s game for the Flyers. It will be Philadelphia’s only trip to Tampa, Vinny’s old stomping grounds. If you own him in season...
Via The Fantasy Fix
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Blake Wheeler Scored Twice in 15 Seconds Last Night

The Winnipeg Jets opened the 2014-15 season with an odd victory over the Phoenix Coyotes.... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

First period dooms Coyotes in season opener

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Blake Wheeler scored twice in 15 seconds, Bryan Little also had two goals and the Winnipeg Jets spoiled the season opener at home for the newly named Arizona Coyotes with a 6-2 victory Thursday night. Wheeler keyed a four-goal first period for the Jets, who were in control almost from the start as Arizona goalie Mike Smith struggled early. Wheeler also added an...
Via AP on Fox
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Wheeler scores two quick goals to lead Jets' rout of Coyotes

  Blake Wheeler scored twice in 15 seconds, Bryan Little also had two goals and the Winnipeg Jets spoiled the season opener at home for the newly named Arizona Coyotes with a 6-2 victory Thursday night. Wheeler keyed a four-goal first period for the Jets, who were in control almost from the start as Arizona goalie Mike Smith struggled early. Wheeler also added an assist, his pass...
Via AP on Fox
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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