July 02 2016 08:31AM
Video courtesy of Jets Nation's own Anthony Lenting.
The Winnipeg Jets have signed goalie prospect Jamie Phillips to an Entry Level Contract. Sources have not opened to Jets Nation with the AAV of the signing. The contract will be two-way with two years of term as set by the CBA for 23-year-old players signing their first NHL contract.
Addendum: Contract information has since been released by the Winnipeg Jets and the NHL AAV will be $675,000.
Let's take a look at Phillips.
July 01 2016 09:11PM
The Winnipeg Jets first move over the free agency period was adding Shawn Matthias into the mix for the team's bottom-six. Not only does Matthias become one of the Jets' newest members, but he is signed with a two-year term making more than just a single season stop gap for the Jets prospects.
Let's take a look at what Matthias brings to the table.
July 01 2016 03:01PM
The Winnipeg Jets have signed Brian Strait to a one-year, one-way contract. Strait's NHL salary will be $600,000.
July 01 2016 01:10PM
Photo credit Bruce Fedyck
The Winnipeg Jets have signed Quinton Howden to a one-year, two-way contract. Howden's NHL salary will be $650,000.
July 01 2016 11:44AM
Photo credit John E. Sokolowski
The Winnipeg Jets have made their first move for free agency in signing Shawn Matthias to a two-year contract at an average of 2.125 million per season.