Mark Scheifele And Blake Wheeler Named All-Stars

As the All-Star selections were released today, I was happy to see that Wheeler and Scheifele will be representing our Jets in San Jose January 26th – 27th. I think it’s safe to say that all Jets fans are more than satisfied that Wheeler and Scheifele were those selected to represent our team at the…


Byfuglien Out Until “At Least All-Star Break”

Dustin Byfuglien is going to be out of action until “at least the All-Star Break” according to Jets head coach Paul Maurice in an update to reporters Sunday morning. The NHL All-Star Game is January 26 with team returning to action two days later on the 28th on the road against the Philadelphia Flyers.


Jets At The Juniors: 2019 Edition

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and I’m not talking about Christmas. It’s nearly time for the annual IIHF World Junior Championships that begins every year on Boxing Day. While most hockey fans are glued to their seats decked out in their country’s gear, Jets fans will have something to cheer for even…


Dustin Byfuglien Placed On IR With Concussion

Two days after a scary looking collision that left Dustin Byfuglien shaken on the ice and missing a chunk of the game before returning, and one day after the NHL stated it was going to follow up on how the apparent injury was handled, the Jets announced after their game against the Blackhawks that Defenseman…


Patrik Laine Named NHL’s 1st Star

To the surprise of absolutely nobody, Patrik Laine has been named the NHL’s 1st star for the week of November 19 to 25. It’s the fourth time he’s made the league’s three player list, having previously won it twice in March 2018 and once in February 2017. Laine is also the third Jet to win a…


Blake Wheeler Named NHL Second Star

With seven points in the last two games this past weekend, Jets captain Blake Wheeler was named the NHL’s second star for the week of November 5th. It’s Blake’s third career appearance on the league’s weekly three star award list. He was previously a league first star in December of last season, and was the…


Winnipeg Jets Sign Forward Logan Shaw

The Winnipeg Jets have signed forward Logan Shaw to a one year, two-way contract worth $675,000 in the NHL. The 26 year old right winger has played for the last three seasons for the Florida Panthers, Anaheim Ducks and Montreal Canadiens. He was on a PTO with the Calgary Flames this past pre-season before being…


Kulikov Out For A Month; Jets Call Up Niku

During the first period of Friday night’s contest against the Colorado Avalanche, Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dmitry Kulikov was injured on what seemed to be a rather innocent looking hit along the boards in the corner behind the Jets net. He skated off the ice favoring his right arm / shoulder. He didn’t return to the…


Lemieux To Have Hearing For Hit In Finland

News came Saturday that Brendan Lemieux will have a hearing for his illegal check to the head of Vincent Trocheck. This shouldn’t come as a surprise as the hit was clearly to the head and most people thought it was predatory given the previous events in the series.


Len “Kroppy” Kropioski To Be Featured On Upper Deck Trading Card

Mention the name “Kroppy” to any Winnipeg Jets fan, and chances are you’ll at the very will see a smile cross that person’s face. Next week, the beaming smile of Len Kropioski will be seen by hockey card collectors everywhere as Upper Deck is including a special cards featuring him and US Korean war veteran Ronald Rosser.