September 29 2015 10:49AM
The Manitoba Moose begin their camp after announcing 31 players trying out for the team.
Training camp begins September 29th with an on-ice practice at MTS Iceplex at 3:00 and then ends October 5th. There will also be two exhibition games on October 2nd in Grand Forks, ND and October 3rd in Fargo, ND.
Let's take a look at how the roster is shaping for the Moose.
September 29 2015 09:11AM
Saying Michael Spacek has carried out a strong start in his rookie WHL season would be an understatement. The Red Deer Rebels have scored seven goals over two games, and Spacek picked up a point on five of them.
The young offensive prospect produced three goals and two assists in two games, while being awarded first and second star respectively. One could even argue that Spacek deserved first star in both games.
His celebration after scoring the game winning goal in overtime may have pushed some buttons.
We'll show you what we mean.
September 29 2015 08:00AM
There are many advantages of living in a hockey-mad market like Winnipeg. For starters, there are no shortage of people willing to talk about the sport at any time of the year. Discussions and arguments about the status of the Winnipeg Jets aren't uncommon in the middle of summer, let alone in the dead of winter.
September 28 2015 11:50AM
Paul Maurice didn't hide his frustration on Sunday night following the Jets' 8-1 pre-season loss to the Minnesota Wild.
Only, for the most part, he wasn't angry with his own players. It was directed toward Wild head coach Mike Yeo, who iced all his veterans — even up by seven goals late in the game — during the lopsided victory.
September 28 2015 10:20AM
The sixteen cut brings down the Jets training camp roster from 44 to 28 (27 after excluding Grant Clitsome). Fourteen of the players move from the NHL to the AHL camp, while two were sent back to their Canadian major junior team.