Winnipeg Jets release some players to appear at 2015's Young Stars Classic

Garret Hohl
July 09 2015 02:42PM

The Vancouver Canucks released a few of the top prospects that will be playing at their 2015's Young Stars Classic in Penticton, BC, which will include prospects from the Vancouver Canucks, Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames, and Winnipeg Jets.

Some of the big names include Jake Virtanen, Sam Bennet, Leon Draisaitl, Darnell Nurse, and --of course-- Connor McDavid.

Let's take a look at who may be attending for the Jets.

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Winnipeg Jets Offseason Part Two: Free Agency

Jeremy Wiebe
July 08 2015 11:35AM

This is a two-part series that will deal with the offseason changes and their implications on the Winnipeg Jets for next season and beyond. Part two deals with free agency.

Contrary to the 2015 NHL entry draft, the free agency class of 2015 was one of the weakest in recent memory. That doesn't mean there were no good players available, it meant that those good players weren't as readily available as they used to be. Most teams had their top players locked in to long-term contracts in order to avoid losing them for nothing.

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Hockey Graphs Podcast EP 21 - Weissbock, JD Jerk, and MoneyPuck invade Hockey Graphs

Garret Hohl
July 07 2015 04:43PM


Garret and Rhys return this week and they bring some friends!

Join us after the jump (or on iTunes!) for a detailed look back at the 2015 draft with Josh Weissbock, and then "JD Jerk" and "MoneyPuck" join in for some "Free Agency Frenzy" discussion.

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Jansen Harkins 2014-15 Highlights | Prince George, WHL

Anthony Lenting
July 07 2015 01:11PM

The Winnipeg Jets selected Jansen Harkins at 47th overall. Harkins was ranked 22nd overall by the Canucks Army, Jets Nation, and NHL Numbers draft preview.

Harkins has all the intangibles. He's smart, plays a strong defensive game, is a leader, but he is also a pretty strong scorer on a very, very weak team.

Check out some highlights of Harkin's highlights last season.

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Report: Winnipeg Jets sign Julian Melchiori to one-year, two-way contract worth $600K

Garret Hohl
July 06 2015 08:25PM

The Winnipeg Jets continue to add on their farm team.

Julian Melchiori was reported to sign a one-year, two-way contract, worth 600 thousand in the NHL.

Melchiori is now the 14th defensemen the Jets organization has signed to NHL contracts for use between the NHL and AHL team.

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