Is this the year of Connor Hellebuyck?

Jacob Stoller
August 08 2016 04:37PM


Netminders have usually served as a source of frustration for the Winnipeg Jets' faithful over the last handful of years. Next year could be different if 23-year-old Connor Hellebuyck takes over the reigns as the teams number one goaltender. While Hellebuyck may be ready for the big leagues in the eyes of many, will he be appointed the most starts out of the Jets three goaltenders?

There are many logistics that could prevent this situation, even though many are in the belief Hellebuyck is ready, he might not end up being slotted number one on the depth chart. 

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Jets Nation Prospect Profiles: #20 Appleton, Foley, Franklin

Garret Hohl
August 08 2016 10:57AM

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We are in the dregs of summer, so we take a critical look at the Winnipeg Jets organizational cupboards and highlight who we feel are the Jets' "Top 20 Prospects" when looking at a combination of potential and probability of positive impact for the franchise.

We start our prospect profile with a cop out, and focus our attention on three collegiate players.

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Antoine Waked to join Jets at Young Stars Tournament

Garret Hohl
August 06 2016 08:15AM

According to the Versants, the Winnipeg Jets have invited Antoine Waked to their rookie training camp. Also known as the Young Stars Tournament, Waked will play a depth role as a winger for the Jets' rookie team in Penticton that will carry the Jets' top prospects, like Brendan Lemieux, Nic Petan, Josh Morrissey, and Jack Roslovic.

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Jets Heritage Classic Jerseys, Preliminary Alumni Roster Announced

Jeff Veillette
August 05 2016 11:40AM

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On a fancy stage at Portage and Main, the Winnipeg Jets revealed their jerseys for the 2016 Heritage Classic. The uniforms will throw back to the WHA Dynasty of the Late 1970's, while the Edmonton Oilers will stick to their alternates jerseys from last season.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
August 05 2016 05:00AM

ROUND-UP

Leafs frontrunners for Vesey, are the Canucks D good enough now, referees in Calgary, a lot of Gretzky's in Edmonton, Bobby Hull deserves a snub, analytics debate roars again, superstars fight and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

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