Jets Rumors & News

  • Maurice earns four-year contract with Jets "Paul Maurice is returning as coach of the Winnipeg Jets, agreeing Wednesday to a four-year contract. "Quite honestly it really didn't take that long," Jets executive vice president and general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff said. "He's an impressive hockey coach, but he's an impressive person as..." April 16

  • Pro Sports Daily's 2014 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview
    PSD Staff, Featured Content Team

    This 1st round has the makings to be the best 1st round in the salary cap era, all 16 teams are strong, skilled and determined with no team having a huge edge over the other. If you enjoyed the regular season, let us remind you, you ain't seen nothing yet. April 16

  • Florida wins ’14 NHL draft lottery, will pick first overall

    Pro Hockey Talk "A year after losing out on the No. 1 pick, the Florida Panthers flipped the script. Florida won the 2014 NHL Draft Lottery on Tuesday night, edging out Buffalo for top spot despite the Sabres holding superior odds for the first overall pick. Last year, the Panthers were on the other end of this..." April 16

  • Sabres, Panthers have best odds for 2014 NHL draft lottery

    Pro Hockey Talk "With their seasons now complete, non-playoff teams can start looking forward to one of the biggest dates on their offseason calendars — the annual draft lottery. This year’s lottery will take place tomorrow (Tuesday, Apr. 15), determining the order of the first 13 picks of the ’14 Draft, which..." April 15

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    Ken Wiebe @WiebeSunSports

    #NHLJets HC Paul Maurice says Dustin Byfuglien will start next season as a forward

  • Rookie goalie Michael Hutchinson leads Winnipeg Jets to shootout win over Bruins

    Winnipeg Sun "The Winnipeg Jets may be well out of the NHL playoff picture, but they didn’t feel like just handing two points to the visiting Boston Bruins, Thursday. Evander Kane scored with just under two minutes left in the third period to force overtime, and the Jets went on to a 2-1 shootout victory in..." April 11

  • Bruins' Krejci back in vs. Jets, Bergeron likely to rest "The Boston Bruins can move a step closer to their first Presidents' Trophy since the 1989-90 season when they meet the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday at MTS Centre. The Bruins have 114 points and lead the Anaheim Ducks by two points for the NHL lead in points. The Bruins, who begin a stretch of..." April 10

  • Wild within a whisker of playoffs after shutting out Winnipeg

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "The Wild is a whisker from its second consecutive postseason berth. Twelve hours after playoff tickets went on sale in St. Paul, the Wild moved closer to the NHL’s second season by hanging on for a 1-0 victory over its rivals from the north, the Winnipeg Jets, on Monday night at MTS..." April 08

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    Winnipeg Jets @NHLJets

    Maurice confirms Kane is in. Byfuglien has a muscle tear and is done for the season. Ladd considered "doubtful."

  • Hutchinson to make NHL debut as Jets’ goaltending under the microscope…again

    Pro Hockey Talk "Six years after he was drafted by the Boston Bruins (explaining the image), Michael Hutchinson will make his NHL debut in goal for the Winnipeg Jets. Hutchinson has spent most of the season with AHL St. John’s and ECHL Ontario. Tonight against the visiting Wild, the 24-year-old will step in for..." April 07

  • Jets' Byfuglien leaves game with upper-body injury "Winnipeg Jets forward Dustin Byfuglien left the game Saturday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs with an upper-body injury and will not return. Byfuglien's final shift ended with 4:55 remaining in the second period. " April 06

  • Jets deliver blow to Maple Leafs' playoff hopes

    Winnipeg Sun "It’s a role that carries minimal significance in the grand scheme of things, but since the Winnipeg Jets have been reduced to being a spoiler, they have chosen to embrace the situation as they close out the regular season. In their first game since officially being eliminated from the playoffs,..." April 06

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    Ken Wiebe @WiebeSunSports

    #NHLJets sign G Connor Hellebuyck to a three-year, two-way entry-level contract with an AAV of $925,000

  • Evander Kane might be scratched tonight

    Pro Hockey Talk "Jets coach Paul Maurice wouldn’t reveal Winnipeg’s lines for tonight’s game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, but it looks like Evander Kane will be scratched. That’s based off the fact that Kane stayed on the ice after the Jets’ morning skate was over and the vast majority of his teammates had..." April 05

  • Penguins clinch first in Metropolitan Division with 4-2 win at Winnipeg

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Paul Martin probably could have had a bigger impact on the outcome of this game. It’s just hard to imagine how. He led the Penguins in ice time, logging 23 minutes and 46 seconds. Skated a regular shift alongside Brooks Orpik. Killed penalties. Played the point on a power play that..." April 04

  • Jets' Evander Kane faces lawsuit over alleged assault

    CBC Sports "The Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane is being sued by a Vancouver man who claims he was assaulted last year, although the 22-year-old forward faces no criminal charges.​ In a notice of civil claim filed on March 28 with the B.C. Supreme Court, the man alleges that he was attacked by Kane while..." April 03

  • Jets defeat Coyotes in 2-1 shootout win

    Winnipeg Free Press "The building was slow to empty and the lower bowl was scattered with folks in Winnipeg Jets jerseys celebrating the most hollow of victories Tuesday night. The Winnipeg Jets defeated the Phoenix Coyotes 2-1 in a shootout to give the legions of their fans that made the trip something to smile..." April 02

  • Ducks finish off Jets in OT after record comeback

    Orange County Register "The Ducks continued their season of superlatives Monday night, albeit with a new and improbable twist. Whatever they do, it is done with spectacular fashion. Bad and good. As soon as the the puck was dropped at center ice in Honda Center, the Ducks were never in the game - literally and..." April 01

  • Kings waste no time or effort in dispatching Winnipeg Jets

    L.A. Daily News "The Kings returned to the cavernous confines of Staples Center and went right to work Saturday night. No mucking. No grinding. They skated purposefully toward the Winnipeg Jets’ net and scored a goal after only 2:42. They did it again and again during a lopsided first period and soon..." March 30

  • Hockey shot-protection gear struggles to secure acceptance among NHL players

    Edmonton Journal "Matt Hendricks pointed to the interior of his right foot, where he had once been struck by a puck that left him with a broken bone, and declared: “two screws.” There have been other cracks caused by unyielding pucks, continued the Edmonton Oilers gritty winger during a discussion about exterior..." March 28

  • Jets take bite out of Sharks

    Winnipeg Sun "The Winnipeg Jets talked about it in the days leading up to their clash against the San Jose Sharks: Stay out of the penalty box. They didn’t, but it didn’t matter. It was the Sharks who should’ve paid attention to that part of the game. San Jose scored twice on the power play and went into..." March 28

  • Jets fall to Stars 2-1

    Winnipeg Free Press "Another night and another loss for the Winnipeg Jets as their march to another spring of watching playoff hockey on their televisions has moved from a brisk walk to a full-out sprint. The Jets are plunging and the talk should now be about how far they can sink in order to garner a better..." March 25

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    Kirk Penton @PentonKirk

    Andrew Ladd is a new dad to a baby girl and won't play tonight. #NHLJets

  • Hurricanes score 3 times in 2nd to top Jets 3-2

    Raleigh News & Observer "Cam Ward grinned as he described how he felt like a kid making some key saves in the Carolina Hurricanes' 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night. Ward stole a pair of goals from Winnipeg's Bryan Little in the first period, beginning with a pad save during a Jets' two-man advantage..." March 23

  • Pavelec issue tough to figure

    Winnipeg Free Press "Another season for the Winnipeg Jets and another poor overall performance in the crease. If the Jets are ever going to go from perennial springtime duds to playoff bloomers, they must improve their goals against. Priority No. 1. In Winnipeg, when the discussion turns to save percentage and..." March 20

  • Jets defeat Avalanche 5-4 in OT

    Winnipeg Free Press "They’d denied following their morning skate earlier it was a must-win. But nobody was denying it Wednesday night. With their backs to the wall, the Winnipeg Jets kept their slim playoff hopes on life-support at the MTS Centre Wednesday night as winger Blake Wheeler got his first goal in 10..." March 20

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    Winnipeg Jets @NHLJets

    Maurice says Byfuglien will not play tonight. Day to day with a lower body injury.

  • Blues fill in the gaps, beat Winnipeg

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The Blues had some personnel issues Monday night at Scottrade Center. They played without forward Vladimir Tarsasenko, who will miss the rest of the regular season with a hand injury. They also were missing rambunctious T.J. Oshie, who embraced fatherhood in the morning when his fiancee, Lauren,..." March 18

  • Jets show star power

    Winnipeg Free Press "The humour isn't likely to last but the Winnipeg Jets broke out of their six-game losing streak with a laugher on Sunday night at the MTS Centre. The Jets hit a brief speed bump in the first period -- two Dallas goals in 37 seconds gave the visitors a 2-1 lead -- but revved their engines hard..." March 17

  • Jets Recall Cormier from IceCaps "The Winnipeg Jets today announced they have recalled forward Patrice Cormier from the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League. Cormier, 23, has played in 54 games with the IceCaps this season. In that time, the left-handed centre has collected 21 points (6G, 15A) and 89 penalty..." March 16

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    Ken Wiebe @WiebeSunSports

    Chris Thorburn is out indefinitely with a fractured talus, Jim Slater is day-to-day with lower-body injury #NHLJets injury update

  • With Pavelec out, Jets recall Hutchinson

    Pro Hockey Talk "The injury to Ondrej Pavelec has forced the Winnipeg Jets to make a move. The Jets recalled goalie Michael Hutchinson from AHL St. John’s to take Pavelec’ spot on the roster. As Paul Wiecek of the Winnipeg Free Press shares, Al Montoya will have to hold things down as the starter until Pavelec..." March 15

  • Hagelin nets hat trick as Rangers take down Jets

    New York Post "This was a night on which the Rangers returned to wearing blue collars rather than the white gloves they had sported in losing dreary affairs this week in Carolina and Minnesota. This was a night on which they dug in against a much bigger and stronger team, sacrificing their bodies throughout..." March 15

  • Expect Jets to do what it takes to keep coach Paul Maurice

    Winnipeg Sun "Paul Maurice was quick to dismiss a report from the TSN panel that he was unlikely to return behind the bench of the Winnipeg Jets next season because of family commitments. Since Maurice worked on that same TSN national panel earlier this season, the report certainly warranted further..." March 14

  • Canucks ground Jets in shootout, 3-2

    Vancouver Sun "With a death watch on coach John Tortorella’s tenure behind the Vancouver Canucks’ bench, and the buzzards circling, every game down the stretch will be a referendum of sorts on Torts. Did the Canucks compete? Did they look a team with a plan? Did they look like a team that cared? And, oh, did..." March 13

  • Jets have been model of mediocrity after NHL trade deadline

    Winnipeg Sun "When the going gets tough in the NHL, the Winnipeg Jets — and the Atlanta Thrashers before them — get, well, fairly average. Doesn’t exactly get you fired up, does it? In the last four seasons the Jets and Thrashers have been a combined five points out of a playoff spot at the NHL trade..." March 12

  • John Tavares gives jersey to little Islanders fan mocked at MTS Centre

    Winnipeg Sun "A Winnipeg Sun story about an 11-year-old hockey fan who was taunted at a Jets game last week has struck a chord with NHL star John Tavares of the New York Islanders. Jake Lotocki is an Islanders fan who attended last Tuesday’s Winnipeg-Islanders game wearing his Tavares jersey. But the..." March 12

  • Matt Duchene's goal lifts Avalanche past Jets in overtime

    Denver Post "Encouraged by Avalanche coach Patrick Roy to "have fun," captain Gabe Landeskog was greeted with a funny-looking toy helmet in his locker-room stall Monday morning, and after the ensuing night game against the Winnipeg Jets at the Pepsi Center, Landeskog slapped a team logo on it and put it to..." March 11

  • Ottawa Senators power out a 5-3 victory over Winnipeg Jets

    Ottawa Sun "Ales Hemsky put on a chemistry lesson Saturday afternoon. And, Craig Anderson saved the day. Picked up from the Edmonton Oilers at the trade deadline, the Czech winger paid immediate dividends with three assists in the club’s 5-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets at MTS Centre. The victory -..." March 09

  • Kings beat Winnipeg for sixth consecutive victory

    L.A. Daily News "Marian Gaborik wasn’t disappointed that he didn’t get on the score sheet in his debut with the Kings, a 3-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night. Gaborik was acquired in a trade with Columbus on Wednesday and skated on the top line with center Anze Kopitar and right-winger Justin..." March 07

    NHL Trade Deadline 2014 - Live Stream

    PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NHL Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. It's already been busy and I expect nothing less on Wednesday. March 06

  • Jets' Scheifele could be gone 6-8 weeks with MCL injury "The Winnipeg Jets may have to move forward without Mark Scheifele for a while. Though the Jets have not confirmed any updates to Scheifele's status, TSN Hockey Analyst Aaron Ward says early reports indicate he suffered an MCL injury and will likely out 6-8 weeks." March 05

  • Jets earn separation in standings with big win over Predators

    Winnipeg Sun "The Winnipeg Jets dug deep into the how-to handbook on Saturday afternoon to give themselves some valuable breathing room in this feverish playoff chase. Facing a feisty Nashville Predators club that has given them all sorts of trouble this season, the Jets survived a somewhat lethargic..." March 02

  • Pavelec's net presence

    Winnipeg Sun "As far as Paul Maurice is concerned, the statistical analysis of Ondrej Pavelec should begin on Jan. 13, 2014. That's when Pavelec played his first game under Winnipeg's new head coach, and since that date Winnipeg's starting netminder has posted solid numbers. He has a 2.35 goals against..." March 01

  • Olympic insurance will kick in after 10 NHL games missed

    New York Post "Turns out the NHL wasn’t allowing its players to participate in the Olympics without at least the smallest bit of protection. According to multiple sources, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) had taken out insurance for the possibility..." February 28

  • Jets outsmart wily Coyotes in shootout win

    Arctic Ice Hockey "The Jets earned a win over the Coyotes but is Adam Pardy really a vampire? For the first time in roughly a month, the Winnipeg Jets took to their home ice to host an NHL hockey game against the Phoenix Coyotes, one in which they would win 3-2 in a shootout. I would love to tell you that I..." February 28

  • Jets tired of missing NHL post-season

    Winnipeg Sun "Are the Winnipeg Jets ready to stand up and be counted? A good chunk of this core group has yet to get a taste of the Stanley Cup playoffs, either as a member of the Atlanta Thrashers or the Jets and, with 22 games left in the regular season and Winnipeg just two points below the playoff line,..." February 27

  • Evander Kane frustrated by injuries this season

    Pro Hockey Talk "When the Winnipeg Jets continue their schedule next Thursday, it will have been over one full month since Evander Kane last played. That’s in part because of the Olympic break, but also because of a deep hand cut that forced the Jets to put the talented forward on injured reserve. Kane’s last..." February 22

  • Seattle group to visit Vancouver as push for NHL expansion continues

    Seattle Times "A group of Seattle sports, business and political leaders will make a cross-border pilgrimage next week to learn more about the National Hockey League. The overnight trip to Vancouver, to attend a reception at B.C. Place with sports and tourism officials from that city and then watch a Canucks..." February 20

  • Russia survives scare, beats Slovakia in shootout

    Pro Hockey Talk "It took a while, but Russia finally solved the riddle that was Jan Laco. The Russians beat Slovakia 1-0 in a shootout on Sunday at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, thanks to successful attempts from Alexander Radulov and Ilya Kovalchuk. With the win, Russia clinched second place in Group A and will now..." February 16

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