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Best post-lockout Ranger: Round 1, Brandon Prust (5) vs. Nik Antropov (12)

Zuccarello upset Gomez yesterday, our third upset of the tournament. As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. Yesterday we saw #9 Mats Zuccarello upset #8 Scott Gomez. Today’s matchup is #5 Brandon Prust vs. #12 Nik Antropov: Brandon Prust (acquired â€...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets Too Silent at Trade Deadline

Winnipeg Jets fans should remember why their team left in the first place in 1996. It was because the management couldn't put together a team that could compete on a regular basis.  They wouldn't put together the team. The didn't put together the team. If Winnipeg wants to keep their Jets again, they need to be more aggressive in their wheeling and dealing...
Via Jets All Out
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets 3, Rangers 1

Ondrej Pavelec made 28 saves, and the Winnipeg Jets held on to beat the New York Rangers 3-1 on Thursday night. Nik Antropov scored the game's first goal, Antti Miettinen had his first goal of the season, and Andrew Ladd had an empty-netter with 39 seconds left for Winnipeg (14-11-2). It was Ladd's 14th goal of the season. Dustin Byfuglien had a pair of assists for the Jets...
Via AP on Fox
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets 5, Maple Leafs 2

Blake Wheeler scored twice and Ondrej Pavelec made 24 saves to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 5-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night. Nik Antropov, Kyle Wellwood and Evander Kane also scored for the Jets, who have won three of their last four games. Dustin Byfuglien had three assists and Antropov had two. Phil Kessel scored both goals for Toronto, which is winless...
Via AP on Fox
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

‘Death By Firing Squad’ Hockey Postgame Celebration Gets Weird

Post-game celebrations of this sort are weird… Scratch that, any type of celebration where players are mimicked to be shot by a firing squad is beyond weird. Check out the below video which features one of the more bizarre team rituals that I have ever seen in any sport. Oddly enough it happened in hockey and from our Russian friends. A massive thanks to Puck Daddy for figuring...
Via Next Impulse Sports
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets All Out Top 25: #13 Alexei Ponikarovsky

Alexei Ponikarovsky This Year's Ranking: 13 Last Year's Ranking: N/A Difference: N/A For all those Winnipeg Jets fans who were Toronto Maple Leafs fans in the interim between the Jets first NHL team and second NHL team, there must have been alot of groaning going on when the Jets signed another former Maple Leaf player to the fold. With the likes of Nik...
Via Jets All Out
January 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets All Out Top 25 II: #17 Nik Antropov

  Nikolai Antropov, 32, C, 6'6, 245 lbs Last Year's Ranking: #8 This Year's Ranking: #17 Difference: -9 With the largest demotion in the top 25, Nik Antropov's extremely sub-par 35 point season made him the goat in this ranking in 2012. Though he did score the first goal in Winnipeg Jets 2.0 history, his 35 points (15 goals, 20 assists)...
Via Jets All Out
September 18, 2012  |  Discuss

What they are doing with the money

ESPN listed the top earners by sport and by country today. You can check it out if you look at ESPN for NBA playoff news (and only NBA playoff news) today. There are a few NHL players who make the most money of any athlete from their country. What might they be doing with their money? I am going to go ahead and speculate. Thomas Vanek, Austria: Bankrolling a manhunt, looking for...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Hurricanes elimated after Jets' comeback

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- 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...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets 4, Hurricanes 3, OT

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...
Via AP on Fox
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Rangers @ Jets (Game 77)

The New York Rangers (48-21-7) visit the Winnipeg Jets (35-33-8) at the MTS Centre starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports. Rangers Game Notes TV: MSG+; Radio: Bloomberg Radio 1130AM, XM 92Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):http://www...
Via NY Rangers Blog
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Eriksson scores 2 in Stars' loss to Jets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) -- 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...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Ladd scores twice to fuel Jets

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...
Via AP on Fox
March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Rangers vs. Jets (Game 47)

The New York Rangers (30-12-4) host the Winnipeg Jets (22-21-6) at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports. Rangers Game Notes TV: MSG2 Click here for complete MSG2 channel listings; Radio: The Apple 970AM, XM 92Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):http...
Via NY Rangers Blog
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets-Hurricanes Preview

Playing in the NHL's weakest division has helped the Winnipeg Jets stay in the hunt despite a lengthy slump. Another victory over the last-place Carolina Hurricanes would be a nice start to their six-game road swing, though they'll have to do it without leading goal scorer Evander Kane. Winnipeg seeks its fourth win over Carolina in 2011-12 when the Southeast Division rivals...
Via AP on Fox
January 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets 4, Sabres 1

Ondrej Pavelec made 25 saves and the Winnipeg Jets beat Buffalo 4-1 on Thursday night, extending the Sabres' franchise-record road losing streak to 11 games. Andrew Ladd, Tobias Enstrom, Tim Stapleton and Nik Antropov scored for Winnipeg, with Enstrom and Stapleton connecting on two of the Jets' four power-play chances. Drew Stafford scored for Buffalo. The Jets outshot...
Via AP on Fox
January 19, 2012  |  Discuss

4 Things to know about the Winnipeg

  Who we'll hate, who to be scared of, and more. Click it for the breakdown.   1. WHERE WINNIPEG SITS IN THE EAST   What a season for Florida going on. Winnipeg sucks.  GIF that sums the east up:     2. PREVIOUSLY on Pens vs Winnipeg: Winnipeg was all jammed up for the game. And they came out guns blazing and...
Via The Pensblog
December 23, 2011  |  Discuss

Jets 6, Flyers 4

Bryan Little scored twice early in the first period to help the Winnipeg Jets beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-4 on Saturday. Dustin Byfuglien had a goal and two assists, and Andrew Ladd, Jim Slater and Nik Antropov also scored for Winnipeg. Little, Ladd and Byfuglien had power-play goals, and Slater scored short-handed. Scott Hartnell and Matt Read each scored twice for Philadelphia...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Rangers vs. Jets (Game 13)

The New York Rangers (6-3-3) host the Winnipeg Jets (5-6-2) at Madison Square Garden tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports. Rangers Game Notes TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 213Live Stream:http://www.firstrowsports.tv/watch/90698/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-winnipeg-jets.htmlProbable Lines:Anisimov-Stepan-GaborikDubinsky-Richards...
Via NY Rangers Blog
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Game 13: Rangers vs. Thrash…err..Jets

Opponent: Atlanta Thrashers Winnipeg Jets (5-6-2) Leading Scorer: Nik Antropov (3-8-11) Goaltender: Ondrej Pavelec (3.19 GAA, .900 SV%) Rangers Projected Lines: (Unconfirmed) Ruslan Fedotenko-Derek Stepan-Marian Gaborik Brandon Dubinsky-Brad Richards-Ryan Callahan Artem Anisimov-Brian Boyle-Brandon Prust Sean Avery-Erik Christensen-Andre Deveaux Ryan McDonagh-Dan Girardi Michael...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Jets-Rangers Preview

The New York Rangers hope to end a successful homestand by beating a franchise they've lost five straight to at Madison Square Garden. The Winnipeg Jets are struggling to stay healthy as they continue their longest road trip of the season. The Rangers will try to win their fourth straight overall Sunday night when they host the Jets, who hope to have leading scorer Nik Antropov...
Via AP on Fox
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Hockey Picks Tonight

Saturday is always the most exicting day for hockey! Here are my picks:Bruins @ Maple Leafs Player to Watch: Tyler Seguin Sabres @ Senators Player to Watch: Jason PominvilleJets @ Devils Player to Watch:  Nik AntropovCapitals @ Islanders Player to Watch: Nicklas BackstromCanadiens @ Rangers Player to Watch: Marian GaborikBlue Jackets @ Flyers Player to Watch: Scott...
Via Hockey Fan Land
November 05, 2011  |  Discuss

Late goal lifts New York

The New York Rangers were tired and had their starting goaltender on the bench. They still managed to close their season-opening, seven-game road trip with a victory. Now they just want to go home. Martin Biron made 27 saves and Ryan Callahan had a power-play goal to lead the Rangers to a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Monday night. ''If you look at it, we've played...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2011  |  Discuss

Rangers 2, Jets 1

The New York Rangers were tired and had their starting goaltender on the bench. They still managed to close their season-opening, seven-game road trip with a victory. Now they just want to go home. Martin Biron made 27 saves and Ryan Callahan had a power-play goal to lead the Rangers to a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Monday night. ''If you look at it, we've played...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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