WWYDW: Barrie big Trouba

Jeff Veillette
July 27 2016 01:26PM

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Jacob Trouba still hasn't signed yet, and to some, that's a little bit concerning. After all, most teams across the league have already locked up the bulk of their Restricted Free Agents and are more or less ready to go for next year.

But some have suspected that the Jets are looking for a comparable, and they might get one this week in Tyson Barrie.

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Jets to move back to Atlanta after NHL, Hawks LLC Trigger Escape Cluase

Jeff Veillette
March 31 2016 11:00PM

The worst nightmare of Winnipeg Jets fans appears to be happing once again; and this time, it's even less deserved than it was 20 years ago. Thanks to a previously unheard of clause in True North Sports and Entertainment's purchase of the team in 2011, Atlanta Hawks LLC (formerly Spirit Group) will reclaim ownership and move the team back in time for the 2017/18 season

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JGD 71: I Dano, Man

Jeff Veillette
March 18 2016 02:08PM

Don't call it a comeback! The Winnipeg Jets take on the Chicago Blackhawks in a game that will see Andrew Ladd take on his former team while playing for... his former-er team? Formerist team? More former team? Whatever the case, it'll also be Marko Dano's first game against the Hawks, adding intrigue to a game that involves two teams in two very different positions in the Western Conference.

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Manitoba Moose 2.0 lose franchise debut in Toronto

Jeff Veillette
October 09 2015 08:54PM


After spending a couple of years in St. John's, Newfoundland, the baby Jets have found their way home. Well, sort of; they've yet to play their first game back in Winnipeg, but the new Manitoba Moose hit the ice for the first time today, taking on the Toronto Marlies in the AHL's opening night. Unfortunately for them, it didn't go as they were hoping for, as they lost 5-3 to their hosts.

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WIll You Play Hockey For Food?

Jeff Veillette
June 29 2015 08:00AM


The summer has quietly arrived. The weather is nice, people are looking for things to do, and unfortunately, watching hockey isn't one of their options. We've got lots of offseason stuff to talk about, but no games to watch. Of course, that's a first world problem; there are much more unfortunate things out there - such as the thousands of Canadian families who aren't able to afford to eat, especially in the months after holiday donations dry up.

Enter Five Hole For Food; an organization that aims to solve the latter via a solution for the former.

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