Jets: Byfuglien’s Ankle Surgery Answers Few Questions

The saga of Dustin Byfuglien and the Winnipeg Jets took another turn Wednesday as news came in that the defenceman underwent surgery on his ankle last week in Minnesota. “We were aware he was contemplating having surgery, but were not directly involved in his decision making process,” True North Sports and Entertainment senior director ofContinue reading “Jets: Byfuglien’s Ankle Surgery Answers Few Questions”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Winnipeg Jets

The Winnipeg Jets had an ambiguous summer and things picked up over the last few weeks. Not only did the franchise sign restricted free agents Patrik Laine and Kyle Connor over the past weekend, they still don’t know what’s going on with Dustin Byfuglien. That’s cast a shadow over the imminent season, to say theContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Winnipeg Jets”

Jets: Winnipeg Signs Laine to Two-Year Contract

The Winnipeg Jets have signed forward Patrik Laine to a two-year deal, coming up with a compromise that pays out $13.5 million. Laine will earn $6 million this season and $7.5 million in 2020-2021, while the Jets will be dinged a cap hit of $6.75 million each season. The deal is right in line withContinue reading “Jets: Winnipeg Signs Laine to Two-Year Contract”

Blues: St. Louis Bounces Winnipeg with Game Six Win

The Winnipeg Jets hammered and hammered into the final minutes of Game Six Saturday night, but it was too little too late. They were ultimately bounced from the post-season courtesy the St. Louis Blues, who took home the series with a 3-2 victory. The Blues received three goals from Jaden Schwartz in the home win,Continue reading “Blues: St. Louis Bounces Winnipeg with Game Six Win”

Playoff Preview: Winnipeg Jets vs. St. Louis Blues

The St. Louis Blue and Winnipeg Jets will meet in the first round of the playoffs and it is sure to be, in the words of Paul Maurice, a “grinder.” The Blues are in the dance thanks to a masterful comeback. They were last in the NHL on January 2, then went on a tearContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Winnipeg Jets vs. St. Louis Blues”