Blake Wheeler RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jets' Wheeler: Role on team won't change if named captain

    Winnipeg Free Press "When Blake Wheeler and his Winnipeg Jets teammates departed the MTS Centre in April, it was with glum faces and just 78 points in the Central Division basement. "There’s definitely a lot of disappointment with the way it went," Wheeler said during an end-of-season session with reporters. The..." July 16

  • Jets' Wheeler says no thanks to all-star game

    Winnipeg Sun "Winnipeg Jets winger Blake Wheeler has turned down a chance to go to the NHL all-star game in Nashville. The league asked Wheeler if he'd like to fill in for Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews, who'll miss the game because of an illness. But Wheeler declined because he had plans with..." January 29