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Top 5 Offseason Moves For The Winnipeg Jets

View image | gettyimages.com The Winnipeg Jets made the playoffs for the first time since returning to Winnipeg in 2011. It was a huge step in the right direction and the team is in a great position to add talent and get better. So here are the top 5 offseason moves Winnipeg should look into making. 5. Try to extend Dustin Byfuglien This is obviously not a pressing need since...
Via Beyond The Benches
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Byfuglien knocks Tomas Fleischmann into Jets bench (Video)

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien knocked Anaheim Ducks forward Tomáš Fleischmann into the Jets bench with a huge hit during Wednesday night's Game 4 of their first round playoff series.It happened during with about 1:09 remaining in the second period as Byfuglien caught Fleischmann with a clean hit, sending him head over heels into the bench. The Ducks got the last laugh...
Via Holdout Sports
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Byfuglien goes Marshawn Lynch on media

The Winnipeg Jets now are down three games to none to the Anaheim Ducks in the teams’ first-round series after Monday night’s 5-4 overtime loss in front of the team’s rabid fans at MTS Centre. With the Jets searching for answers and facing a nearly insurmountable climb back into the series, experts are squarely pointing...Read More The post Jets’ Dustin Byfuglien does his...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Winnipeg's Byfuglien channels Marshawn Lynch

Dustin Byfuglien made Marshawn Lynch proud Tuesday. The Winnipeg Jets were once again the victims of a fast and furious rally out of the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night, eventually falling in overtime 5-4. The win that put the Ducks up 3-0 in the first-round series and pushes the Jets to the brink of elimination didn’t exactly put Byfuglien in the most talkative of moods the following...
Via NESN.com
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Dustin Byfuglien sucker-punches Corey Perry after Ducks goal (Video)

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien sucker-punched Anaheim Ducks right winger Corey Perry after he scored a goal in the second period of Monday night's Game 3 of their first round playoff series.Perry lost Byfuglien as he skated around the zone and got himself open for the shot, and Byfuglien punched him in the back of the head right after Perry put the shot into the net. ...
Via Holdout Sports
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WTH: Dustin Byfuglien Punches Corey Perry After he Scores (Video)

At the 03:08 mark of the second period, Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien punched Anaheim Ducks forward Corey Perry after he had scored a goal against the Jets. Not a very classy act and I'm sure the league will take a look at this incident, but I don't see a suspension coming.
Via Goon's World
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

GIF: Dustin Byfuglien hits Ryan Kesler into the bench

Dustin Byfuglien is a strong, strong hockey player. We have shared a ton of clips and videos this season proving that fact, but here’s another from Game 2 between the Ducks and Jets. And another angle … The post GIF: Dustin Byfuglien hits Ryan Kesler into the bench appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

GIF: Dustin Byfuglien hits Ryan Kesler into the bench

Dustin Byfuglien is a strong, strong hockey player. We have shared a ton of clips and videos this season proving that fact, but here’s another from Game 2 between the Ducks and Jets. And another angle … The post GIF: Dustin Byfuglien hits Ryan Kesler into the bench appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
Via Bloguin Best
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

As season comes down to the wire, Jets trying to overcome Dustin Byfuglien suspension

With four games left in the regular season and a potential wild card spot at stake, it goes without saying that your best player should be on the ice. Using that logic, it’s not much of a hot take to mention that your best player shouldn’t be crosschecking opposing players in the head. In 2012, Warren […] The post As season comes down to the wire, Jets trying to overcome Dustin...
Via Along the Boards
April 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Dustin Byfuglien Suspended Four Games For Dirty Hit, Now What Do You Do?

If you hadn’t already seen or heard about the hit yet you’re about to get a heavy dose because the league has levied a four game suspension against Dustin Byfuglien today for his brutal cross-check to the back of the head of the Rangers’ J.T. Miller earlier this week. No one can deny it was a dirty play. It happened away from the puck and Miller was completely defenseless...
Via Razzball Hockey
April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Dustin Byfuglien suspended four games

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien has been suspended for four games, without pay, for cross-checking New York Rangers forward  J.T. Miller on Tuesday. Byfuglien will forfeit $111,827.96.   Byfuglien, 30, has 18 goals and 27 assists this season. The Jets are clinging to a wild card spot in the Western Conference, with just a two point lead over the Los Angels Kings...
Via Sports-Glory
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets Dustin Byfuglien to Have Hearing for Dirty Cross-Check on J.T. Miller

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien has a hearing with the NHL's Department of Player Safety for his dirty cross-check on the Rangers J.T. Miller. There was no penalty called on the play.First, there's no way you can defend a dirty hit like this. There are players that play hard-nosed hockey, but this is down right bush-league. Byfuglien's hearing in a phone hearing, so his...
Via Goon's World
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Open Thread 4/1: Byfuglien Phone Hearing; Skjei Reporting To Hartford

Winnipeg’s Dustin Byfuglien will have a hearing tomorrow for cross-checking NY Rangers forward J.T. Miller. — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) April 1, 2015 With the season nearly at an end, expect only 2 games. If anything, not having Byfuglien severely hampers Winnipeg’s chances to make the playoffs.  Minnesota junior D Brady Skjei (Lakeville, MN) has signed with...
Via NY Rangers Blog
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets bum Dustin Byfuglien should face charges for this neck attack on Rangers center J. T. Miller

Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien delivers a brutal cross check to Rangers center J. T. Miller's neck, which Alain Vigneault called one of the most vicious of the year.Recall what happened to Lundqvist with the vascular and all? 15 games Dustin. Minimum.Bum.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL scumbag Dustin Byfuglien crosschecks J.T. Miller across the back of the neck (VIDEO)

via streamable.com Winnipeg Jets’ Dustin Byfuglien proved once again that he’s a scumbag thug monster piece of garbage with this crosscheck across the back of the Rangers’ J.T. Miller.  Like, what has to go through your mind to do something like this? The Jets are in a playoff race – as if any of that matters.  He very easily could have broken the guy’s neck.  People...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Former Blackhawk, Dustin Byfuglien, Delivers Dirty Crosscheck

It is the homestretch in the NHL regular season and with it being a tight race in the Western Conference tensions are running high. The Winnipeg Jets (as of 4/1/15) would be the last team in the playoffs right now, but now they might have to play a couple of games without star winger/defenseman Dustin Byfuglien. During last night’s game vs. the NY Rangers Byfuglien delivered a...
Via Sports Mockery
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Dustin Byfuglien cross-checks J.T. Miller in the head (Video)

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien will likely be seeing some supplemental discipline from the NHL after cross-checking New York Rangers center J.T. Miller in the back of the head during Tuesday night's game at the MTS Centre.Miller was trying to play the puck in front of Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec, but fell to the ice. Before Miller could get up, Byfuglien delivered the...
Via Holdout Sports
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Dustin Byfuglien’s vicious cross-check to the back of J.T. Miller’s neck

Dustin Byfuglien is applauded for his huge hits and monstrous checks, but this time he crossed the line with a nasty cross-check to the back of J.T. Miller’s neck. Via Reddit Hockey: It looks like Byfuglien was trying to punish Miller for taking a whack at Ondrej Pavelec, but this wasn’t the way to do it. He may have been trying to cross-check Miller in the back, but instead...
Via Bloguin Best
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Dustin Byfuglien’s vicious cross-check to the back of J.T. Miller’s neck

Dustin Byfuglien is applauded for his huge hits and monstrous checks, but this time he crossed the line with a nasty cross-check to the back of J.T. Miller’s neck. Via Reddit Hockey: It looks like Byfuglien was trying to punish Miller for taking a whack at Ondrej Pavelec, but this wasn’t the way to do it. He may have been trying to cross-check Miller in the back, but instead...
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets inching closer to historical playoff spot

Even with the Jekyll and Hyde act put on by this year’s Jets, there’s still a chance to make some positive history. When the Jets relocated to Winnipeg, they were in a tough spot. The roster they brought with them was lacking in high end talent despite trading for Dustin Byfuglien and Andrew Ladd. The […] The post Jets inching closer to historical playoff spot appeared first...
Via Along the Boards
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets' Byfuglien out 2-to-4 weeks with upper-body injury

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) The Winnipeg Jets will be without defenseman Dustin Byfuglien for two to four weeks because of an upper-body injury. Byfuglien left during the second period of a 3-1 loss to Ottawa on Wednesday. He appeared to be favoring his right arm. Coach Paul Maurice also said after practice Friday that center Bryan Little will miss at least the early part of Winnipeg...
Via AP on Fox
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Winnipeg Jets lose two to injury

Bruce Fedyck, USA TODAY Sports The Winnipeg Jets are fighting for the right to play some spring hockey, something that would be a first since their arrival back in Winnipeg from Atlanta a few years ago. The Jets sit in the final Wild Card spot in the Western Conference, just two points up on the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings and four points ahead of the perpetually...
Via Sports-Glory
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Patrik Berglund was destroyed by Dustin Byfuglien

Usually the only hits featured on Frozen Notes are ones handed out by Blues players. Every now and then a hit is dished out on a St. Louis Blues skater that’s simply worth showing. Such was the case when Dustin Byfuglien ran over Patrik Berglund. Berglund actually had a decent game, scoring the only goal for the Blues in regulation. He was on a pretty bizarre line featuring Paul...
Via Frozen Notes
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Hit of the Night: Dustin Byfuglien

Dustin Byfuglien is no stranger to throwing big hits and on Thursday night he showed that yet again. During the second period of the St. Louis Blues/Winnipeg Jets game, Byfuglien laid a hit on Blues forward Patrik Berglund that could have easily shook the first three rows. Watch Byfuglien lay the boom! The post Hit of the Night: Dustin Byfuglien appeared first on Beyond The Benches.
Via Beyond The Benches
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets D Dustin Byfuglien Tries To Sneak Into Capitals Huddle

During the second period of Thursday night’s Winnipeg Jets-Washington Capitals game, Jets D Dustin Byfuglien tried to make his way towards the Capitals huddle after the Caps took a timeout at the 14:33 mark of the second period. No one seemed to notice him right away, but a linesman came over and escorted him away […] The post Jets D Dustin Byfuglien Tries To Sneak Into Capitals...
Via Diehardsport
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss
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