Jets Nation YoungStars Recap: Nik Ehlers takes wing, Winnipeg Jets win in overtime

Garret Hohl
September 14 2015 05:13PM

After what was a bit of an embarrassing show the first two games in the torunament, the Winnipeg Jets were able to bounce back strong and take the then undefeated Edmonton Oilers in overtime.

It may be a Monday afternoon in September, but there was hockey today in Penticton, British Columbia.

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Art Middleton
September 13 2015 06:46PM

You can be forgiven if you happened to miss the Jets second game of the Penticton Young Stars Tournament due to the glut of all other sports happening on a Sunday afternoon. There was a lot to watch and even though we're itching for hockey action, this after all is just rookie exhibition games.

It's not like you missed much anyway especially if you're a fan of seeing players wearing Jets colours play well, which they didn't exactly do Sunday afternoon. In fact as the game wore on it got downright ugly.

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GIF: Nikolaj Ehlers boarded hard by Jordan Subban

Thomas Drance
September 13 2015 03:59PM

Photo Credit: Bruce Fedyck/USA TODAY Sports

Prized Winnipeg Jets prospect Nikolaj Ehlers was fortunate to escape Sunday's Young Stars tournament game against the Vancouver Canucks without injury injury. In a scary first period incident, Ehlers was boarded by Canucks prospect Jordan Subban.

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Jets Nation Recap: Jets Fall Short in Opening Game of Young Stars Classic Against Flames

Vinnie Criscenzo
September 12 2015 05:38PM

Finally, we have some hockey to talk about at Jets Nation.

The Winnipeg Jets prospects opened up the Young Stars Classic tournament Friday night against the Calgary Flames in Pentincton, B.C.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
September 11 2015 06:45AM


The Leafs should not entertain a trade for Stamkos, Lucic to Canucks next summer begins, McDavid chooses his roommate in Edmonton, Sam Bennett to play the middle in Calgary, Penticton rookie tournament rosters announced, fantasy hockey previews, a great scrap between stars and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

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