Jets Rumors & News

  • Letang produces 5 assists in return as Penguins defeat Jets, 5-3

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "The Penguins were without two of their stars Tuesday. They have a third, of course. Defenseman Kris Letang carried the load without injured centers Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, producing a career-high five assists as the Penguins defeated the high-flying Winnipeg Jets, 5-3, and snapped a..." January 28

  • Why the NHL's most hated players are never going away

    CBSSports.com "They tend to be some of the most hated players in the NHL, and when they inevitably do something reckless you probably want them out of the league. They are the guys that spend their time skating along the fine line between "playing with an edge," and playing dirty. On occasion, they will jump..." January 28

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    Winnipeg Jets PR @WpgJetsPR

    #NHLJets forward Mathieu Perreault is activated from IR and will play tonight. Mark Stuart placed on retroactive IR with lower-body injury.

  • If Jets want to make moves, here's a few options

    Winnipeg Sun "With five weeks to go before the NHL trade deadline, it's only a matter of time before a general manager or two comes out and makes a pre-emptive strike. Each and every season, one or two teams get ahead of the pack and make a deal before the flurry of activity in the hours and minutes before..." January 26

  • Jets shred Blue Jackets, 4-0

    Winnipeg Sun "By his own admission, Michael Hutchinson would be more than happy to make a change to his itinerary for NHL All-Star weekend. During a game that saw another goalie go down, leaving his availability for the showcase in jeopardy, Hutchinson left one more lasting impression as the prospect of..." January 22

  • Crosby, Stamkos top picks in NHL.com All-Star draft

    NHL.com "The stars of the 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus will conduct a fantasy draft Friday to create teams for a real game to be played Sunday. We here at NHL.com decided to get into the spirit by conducting our own All-Star fantasy draft. Dan Rosen played the role of Jonathan Toews; Corey..." January 22

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    Jeff Hamilton @jeffkhamilton

    Jacob Trouba is off IR and will play tonight beside Jay Harrison. Mathieu Perreault put on IR. #nhljets #cbcmb

  • No outdoor NHL game for Jets in Winnipeg until at least 2016-17

    Winnipeg Sun "An outdoor NHL game at Winnipeg’s new stadium won’t happen until the 2016-17 season, at the earliest. The Winnipeg Jets and Winnipeg Blue Bombers jointly acknowledged on Tuesday they couldn’t agree on a date to hold the game next season. The Jets preferred a day in December, but the Bombers..." January 21

  • Jets hold off Coyotes in shootout

    Winnipeg Sun "Before the Winnipeg Jets began this taxing stretch of seven games in 11 days, Paul Maurice was hoping his group could play well enough to survive. Turns out the Jets did much more than that, capping the stretch with a 4-3 shootout victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday night at MTS Centre,..." January 19

  • ‘On fire’ Perreault won’t play for Jets; Kane takes his spot

    Pro Hockey Talk "Considering all the talk about a Dan Carcillo cross-check breaking his arm, it’s not a surprise that red-hot Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault is out on Sunday and won’t play until at least after the All-Star break. (The team is only labeling it an upper-body injury at this point. As..." January 18

  • Daniel Carcillo offered hearing

    ESPN.com "Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo was offered Saturday an in-person hearing by the NHL department of player safety for his crosscheck on Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault during a game Friday. Carcillo could be suspended six games or more because the NHL opted to offer an in-person..." January 18

  • Jets' Mathieu Perreault leaves after 'vicious' Daniel Carcillo cross-check

    USA Today "Red-hot Winnipeg Jets player Mathieu Perreault was forced out of Friday’s game after a cross-check from Chicago’s Daniel Carcillo. Perreault had slashed the stick out of Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith’s hands and the two shoved each other when Carcillo came from behind and hit the Jets..." January 17

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    Chris Kuc @ChrisKuc

    NHL's Department of Player Safety took a look at Daniel Carcillo's hit on Jets' Mathieu Perrault but no punishment at this time. #Blackhawks

  • Ondrej Pavelec outshines Stars to steal two points for Winnipeg Jets in Big D

    Winnipeg Sun "On a night when his teammates were clearly not operating at their best, Ondrej Pavelec was there to bail them out. On countless occasions. The embattled Winnipeg Jets goalie came up with one of his best efforts of the season, making 46 saves – including a whopping 22 during the second period..." January 16

  • Leafs and Jets reportedly had conversations with the Kings regarding Mike Richards

    Pro Hockey Talk "In an attempt to gauge interest in Mike Richards the L.A. Kings reportedly had conversations with both the Winnipeg Jets and Toronto Maple Leafs. According to hockey insider Pierre LeBrun, talks stalled as a result of the money remaining on Richards’ deal. The 29-year-old still has five..." January 16

  • Perreault a 'four-middable' star of Jets' win over Panthers

    Winnipeg Free Press "Under the category of "problems you’ve never encountered before but wouldn’t mind having a go at," it’s looking more and more like the Winnipeg Jets have a fight going to see who drives the bus. At least that’s what comes to mind after left-winger Mathieu Perreault, after a slow and uncertain..." January 14

  • Mathieu Perreault scores four goals, almost makes one woman a millionaire

    Sporting News "Mathieu Perreault scored four goals in the Jets' 8-2 romp over the Panthers on Tuesday in Winnipeg, but he owes Gail McDonald of Brandon, Manitoba, a million-dollar apology for his performance. Had Perreault scored one more time, McDonald would have won $1 million, courtesy of Safeway's..." January 14

  • Anaheim Ducks rally for a shootout win over Winnipeg Jets

    L.A. Daily News "There was a game to be played and won Sunday, but the Ducks seemed distracted, ill at ease and uncertain about what to do about it. Who could blame them? They just sat through a rousing, if lengthy, pregame jersey retirement ceremony for Teemu Selanne. Forgive them or fault them, either way the..." January 12

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    Shane Hnidy @ShaneHnidy

    Hutchinson gets the start and Little will play tonight even though he missed morning skate.

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    Ted Wyman @Ted_Wyman

    Stuart, Kane and Enstrom all confirm they are back Tonight vs. LA Kings. #NHLJets

  • Jets could have Stuart and Enstrom back vs. Kings

    Pro Hockey Talk "There finally appears to be some positive news on the injury front for Winnipeg. Mark Stuart and Tobias Enstrom could be back in the lineup on Saturday when the Jets visit the L.A. Kings. Both defensemen practiced without non-contact jerseys on Friday. “They’re getting stronger every..." January 10

  • Jets fans heading to Anaheim to salute Selanne

    Winnipeg Sun "They watched him as children or fans of the original Winnipeg Jets, marvelling at his speed, his skill with the puck, his rapid release, and his ability to pile up goals like few before him. They remained loyal for the better part of two decades after he was traded — long after he set an NHL..." January 08

  • Brouillette waived. Bogo back!

    Arctic Ice Hockey "Julien Brouillette has been waived by the Winnipeg Jets. This is excellent news because it is the first signal that we have that the Jets actual NHL defencemen are returning to health and will be able to play Thursday night against the Arizona Coyotes. The most likely candidate to return is Zach..." January 08

  • Grant Clitsome's Undergoes Back Surgery, Season May Be Over

    Arctic Ice Hockey "Winnipeg Jets defenseman Grant Clitsome underwent back surgery this morning. Apparently it will be months before Clitsome is ready to skate, but the Jets are confident that he will be able to resume his career. That said, this is Grant Clitsome's second such surgery within the last year...." January 08

  • Kane returns to Jets practice in non-contact jersey

    TSN.ca "Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane took part in Wednesday's morning practice, a first since the 23-year-old suffered a lower-body injury on Dec. 22. Kane, along with defencemen Toby Enstrom and Mark Stuart, wore baby blue non-contact jerseys. Enstrom and Stuart both returned from injury on..." January 08

  • NHL to unveil player-tracking for All-Star Game

    Sportsnet.ca "The NHL is preparing to take a glimpse into the future by using player-tracking technology at the upcoming all-star game. Officials from the league and NHL Players’ Association will be in Columbus for testing early next week, according to two sources, with the goal of employing the Sportvision..." January 06

  • Galiardi ends dry spell

    Winnipeg Sun "April 9, 2014. It was nearly nine full months ago that TJ Galiardi had last scored a goal in the NHL. In 21 games with the Jets this season, the 26-year-old hadn’t even registered a point. Some 23 minutes into Saturday’s game against Toronto, Galiardi shed the albatross and sparked his team..." January 04

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    Paul Wiecek @PaulWiecek

    Michael Hutchinson is first off the ice at #NHLJets morning skate, suggesting he will start tonight vs Leafs. #bn

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    Winnipeg Jets @NHLJets

    #NHLJets place defenceman Mark Stuart on injured reserve, retroactive to December 17.

  • Jets dump Blackhawks 5-1

    Winnipeg Sun "These Winnipeg Jets continue to find ways to surprise, not to mention impress. Just in case you thought the barrage of injuries on the back end might finally be catching up to the Jets, they dismantled one of the hottest teams in the NHL in one of the toughest buildings to play in. Thanks to..." December 24

  • Physical play on Giroux fuels Flyers to OT win over Jets

    CSN Philly "The more Dustin Byfuglien hit Claude Giroux and Brayden Schenn, the angrier the Flyers got. Yet instead of resorting to physicality, they simply became more determined to even the score on the board. And they did. And the result was a second goal from Vinny Lecavalier with less than four..." December 22

  • Flying high against the odds

    Winnipeg Free Press "Given their injuries and their previous struggles to score goals, it's almost inconceivable that this is the time of the season the Winnipeg Jets would run off a string of results. But with Friday's 2-1 home-ice win over the Boston Bruins, the Jets certainly weren't disabled by having their top..." December 21

  • Jets' Maurice expects to stick with goalie rotation for the time being

    Winnipeg Sun "Paul Maurice didn't plan for this to happen and he has no idea how long it's going to last. But since both of his goalies are getting the job done, the head coach of the Winnipeg Jets is doing his best not to suffer from paralysis by analysis. After going with a goalie rotation for the past..." December 20

  • Jets hold on to ruin Bruins' night

    Winnipeg Sun "It turns out Dustin Byfuglien might need that bubble wrap after all. All joking aside, even after the game-winning goal was taken away from the Winnipeg Jets' jack-of-all-trades, there was no doubt whatsoever who was the most dominant player on the ice on Friday night at MTS Centre. With the..." December 20

  • Jets lose yet another d-man, rule Stuart out ’til February

    Pro Hockey Talk "If this keeps up, Winnipeg’s going to run out of defensemen. On Thursday, the club announced that veteran rearguard Mark Stuart would be out of the lineup ’til February with a lower-body injury, making him the fourth defenseman the club has lost for a significant length of time. Jacob Trouba..." December 18

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    Winnipeg Jets @NHLJets

    #NHLJets acquire Jay Harrison from Carolina for a 2015 6th round pick; place Trouba on IR retroactive to Dec 14. >> http://t.co/FZJF3nvcyv

  • Jets thrash Sabres 5-1

    Winnipeg Sun "It's a well-worn cliche in hockey circles, that when someone is lost to injury, the rallying cry will include talk about providing opportunity for others to leave their mark. Well, on a day the Winnipeg Jets found out they would be without another one of their top blue-liners for an extended..." December 17

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    Winnipeg Jets @NHLJets

    Jacob Trouba is out until February with an upper body injury according to Head Coach Paul Maurice.

  • Hutchinson deserves more

    Winnipeg Free Press "If winning games is the metric by which the Winnipeg Jets judge themselves and are to be judged from the outside, it is time for Michael Hutchinson to be in goal more often. If Hutchinson plays and wins tonight, he should get the net in the next game Tuesday. He's earned it. This isn't about..." December 14

  • Former Jets bench boss Noel dishes on coaching Evander Kane

    Pro Hockey Talk "Former Winnipeg Jets bench boss Claude Noel is now coaching the Western Hockey League’s Vancouver Giants, the same team current Jets forward Evander Kane played his junior hockey for. The topic of what it was like for Noel to coach Kane in Winnipeg was brought up on TSN Radio in Vancouver on..." December 14

  • Avs win a beauty as they rally past Winnipeg Jets in overtime

    Denver Post "There's no better illustration of the Avalanche's internal battle between the handsome and the hideous than two second-period goals Thursday night, scored 2½ minutes apart. The first belonged to Winnipeg. Seven players gathered around Colorado's crease as if it were a burn barrel when Jets..." December 12

  • Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff may need to make trade when all defencemen are healthy

    Winnipeg Sun "It’s been interesting to watch Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff these first four seasons on the job. Check that. It’s actually been a bit of a snoozefest. The man in charge of pulling the strings and divvying up the doe on the Jets roster hasn’t exactly established himself as the Monty..." December 12

  • Jets' Lowry busts loose in win over Stars

    Winnipeg Free Press "With Dustin Byfuglien moving from forward to defence in the past week and Evander Kane taking a seat in the press box Tuesday night as he began to serve a two-game suspension, the Winnipeg Jets needed someone other than the usual suspects to step up with some offensive production. Well, come on..." December 10

  • Two-game suspension for Jets' Kane

    Winnipeg Sun "Evander Kane will miss the Winnipeg Jets’ next two games for his dangerous hit on Anaheim’s Clayton Stoner, Sunday. The NHL department of player safety handed the suspension down Monday, meaning Kane will miss games in Dallas, Tuesday, and Colorado, Thursday. He’ll also forfeit more than..." December 10

  • Ducks beat Winnipeg Jets in another overtime win, 4-3

    Los Angeles Times "There's never a dull moment around the Ducks, whether they're battling mumps, injuries that have thinned their defense, or a power play that mustered one goal in eight games before clicking twice Sunday and looking like nothing had ever been amiss. The Ducks captured the essence of their season..." December 08

  • NHL will hold Monday hearing with Evander Kane

    Pro Hockey Talk "Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane will have a hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety for his check from behind on Anaheim Ducks defenseman Clayton Stoner. There was no clarification regarding whether it’s in person or over the phone, but one would assume that it would be the latter..." December 08

  • Steady Pavelec sets stage for Winnipeg's late rally, OT win over Oilers

    Winnipeg Free Press "Not that he was complaining, but Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec wanted to make sure the record was clear Wednesday night that Jets defenceman Jacob Trouba was a part of four goals in Winnipeg’s 3-2 overtime win over the Edmonton Oilers at the MTS Centre. So how exactly was Trouba a..." December 04

  • Depleted D: Jets lose Bogosian for 4-6 weeks, Clitsome for two

    Pro Hockey Talk "Winnipeg announced a pair of significant injuries on defense Thursday, announcing that Zach Bogosian will miss the next 4-6 weeks with a lower-body ailment while Grant Clitsome would be sidelined for two weeks. Bogosian, third among all Jets skaters at 22:47 TOI per game, had eight points..." December 04

  • Little, Enstrom still 'day to day': Jets

    Winnipeg Free Press "Jets fans keeping vigil for news about Bryan Little will have to keep waiting a little longer. The Jets scuttled their scheduled 11 a.m. practice on Sunday, so coach Paul Maurice was not available for updates. In an email, a representative for the Jets said that Little and Toby Enstrom were..." December 01

  • Bruins hit road after win in OT over Jets

    Boston Herald "The Bruins don’t come by two points easily these days, and that was certainly true last night. But somehow they were able to overcome their own deficiencies in the offensive zone and extract a 2-1 overtime victory against the Winnipeg Jets at the Garden. Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton..." November 29