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Jets’ Kristian Vesalainen clears COVID-19 protocol

Great news everyone, Kristian Vesalainen is back! On Thursday, the Winnipeg Jets announced that Vesalainen, 22, had exited the National Hockey League’s COVID-19 protocol, allowing him to return to practice. Ves and Svech are back on the ice for the penultimate practice of 2021! Who else do you want to see in action today? 📸…

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NHL postpones three additional Jets games, no home games scheduled through Jan. 10

The National Hockey League has announced further postponements amid the current surge of COVID-19, particularly involving five of the seven Canadian franchises. On Tuesday, the NHL released a statement outlining that due to “current attendance restrictions” across several Canadian cities that additional postponements are required. In total, the league has called off nine separate games,…

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NHL postpones Jets, Blackhawks matchup on Dec. 29

Coming out of the four-day holiday break, COVID-19 remains a massive concern for the National Hockey League as they’ve postponed three more games that were slated to be played later this week, the league announced Monday. For the Winnipeg Jets, who haven’t played since Dec. 19, they were scheduled to resume their season on Wednesday…

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Jets’ Ville Heinola reassigned to taxi squad

Amid the current COVID-19 surge, the National Hockey League has reintroduced taxi squads across the hockey world and for the Winnipeg Jets, they’ve since added their first member to this list. On Monday, the team announced via social media that they had added prospect Ville Heinola to their taxi squad, meaning he’ll now be able…

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Jets’ Nikolaj Ehlers named NHL’s Third Star of the Week

The National Hockey League has released its Three Stars of the Week ending on Dec. 19, which includes a member of the Winnipeg Jets, in Nikolaj Ehlers. The stars are shining bright. ✨ Cast your #NHLAllStar Fan Vote ballot now 👉 https://t.co/JOMxUndKd8 pic.twitter.com/wlDKtJkhRf — NHL (@NHL) December 20, 2021 First Star of the Week was…

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Paul Maurice resigns, Dave Lowry named interim head coach

In a shocking development, coach Paul Maurice has resigned from his position as head coach of the Winnipeg Jets, the team announced Friday morning. With Maurice stepping down, the Jets have announced that assistant coach Dave Lowry will take over and serve as the club’s interim head coach. No timeline for how long his interim…

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Jets promote David Gustafsson from AHL’s Moose; expected to make season debut Friday

Ahead of Friday’s matchup against the Washington Capitals, the Winnipeg Jets have recalled a 12th forward for that contest, promoting prospect David Gustafsson from the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League, the team announced Thursday. With captain Blake Wheeler recovering from a lower-body injury, Gustafsson, 21, will be needed to round out Winnipeg’s line-up,…

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Jets promote Ville Heinola from AHL’s Moose

Prospect Ville Heinola is headed back to the show, the National Hockey League that is. With defenceman Neal Pionk suspended for one more game, and also on the NHL’s concussion protocol, the Winnipeg Jets were in desperate need of an extra blueliner and will receive just that during their upcoming road trip to the Pacific…