October 05 2015 09:34AM
The cut brings down the Jets training camp roster from 26 to 25 (excluding Grant Clitsome).
Lipon will be moving across the hall to the Manitoba Moose's camp.
October 05 2015 09:00AM
The goaltender position can be a tricky one to predict. Patrick Roy and Ed Belfour were relative unknowns and entered the NHL with little to no fanfare. Both are now in the Hall of Fame. Meanwhile, Jimmy Waite and Justin Pogge entered the NHL with considerable hype after spectacular performances at the World Junior Hockey Championships. Both never found their stride and are only remembered for their junior success.
It is why I say this with some trepidation but I'm going out on a limb. Connor Hellebuyck is the goalie of the future for the Winnipeg Jets.
October 05 2015 08:31AM
Bob McKenzie reported that the Winnipeg Jets are looking to move a defender in a trade before trying to push one through waivers.
What does this mean for the Jets moving forward?
October 05 2015 06:55AM
It is only preseason hockey.
The score has no impact on on the standings. Linemates and opposition can vary anywhere between junior to NHL calibre. Some players are fighting for jobs or to make an impression, while others are just trying to get their legs and timing ready for the show.
The huge difference in potential environments makes any analysis from numbers needing more than just a grain of salt.
However, the numbers are not meaningless either, so let's take a look at the shot metrics for the Winnipeg Jets preseason players.
October 03 2015 10:59PM
It started off rough - both the preseason and tonight's game itself - but the Jets closed out the 2015 preseason by winning their third in a row and second in as many games over the Calgary Flames by a 3-2 score.
The game wasn't without a few moments of drama.