27-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Mark Scheifele is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nikolaj Ehlers is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Patrik Laine is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Alex Tuch is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Pierre-Olivier Joseph is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Shawn Matthias has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Mathieu Perreault has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Luke Green has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Connor has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Jamie Phillips hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-9-2019 Dustin Byfuglien frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Dustin Byfuglien was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 8th round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 849 NHL games during his career, notching 175 goals and adding 317 assists along with 808 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, totalling 1+5=6 with 0 PIM.


25-9-2019 Dmitry Kulikov frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dmitry Kulikov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Dmitry Kulikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 631 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 165 assists along with 314 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


24-9-2019 Niklas Hjalmarsson frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Niklas Hjalmarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 4th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 721 NHL games during his career, notching 23 goals and adding 151 assists along with 228 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


23-9-2019 Shawn Matthias frustrated
Winnipeg Jets left wing Shawn Matthias feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Shawn Matthias was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 643 NHL games during his career, notching 97 goals and adding 100 assists along with 207 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing has not yet played for the Winnipeg Jets this season.


21-9-2019 Eric Comrie frustrated
Winnipeg Jets goaltender Eric Comrie feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Eric Comrie was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 6 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 15 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 6 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, allowing 15 goals on 111 while booking 1 shutouts.


20-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Mark Scheifele is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Patrik Laine is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Eric Comrie is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 3 goals. Alex Tuch is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Shawn Matthias has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Mathieu Perreault has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Luke Green has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Connor has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jamie Phillips hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ilya Kovalchuk has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-9-2019 Jimmy Lodge frustrated
Winnipeg Jets right wing Jimmy Lodge feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jimmy Lodge was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Winnipeg Jets this season.


13-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Laine is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-9-2019 Michael Hutchinson frustrated
Winnipeg Jets goaltender Michael Hutchinson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Michael Hutchinson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 3rd round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 196 NHL games during his career, booking 9 career shutouts and allowing 460 goals. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Winnipeg Jets this season.


11-9-2019 Jan Kostalek frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jan Kostalek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jan Kostalek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Winnipeg Jets this season.


6-9-2019 Mark Scheifele frustrated
Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mark Scheifele was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 392 NHL games during his career, notching 119 goals and adding 164 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has played 1 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


6-9-2019 Jan Kostalek frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jan Kostalek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jan Kostalek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Winnipeg Jets this season.


6-9-2019 Niklas Hjalmarsson frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Niklas Hjalmarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 4th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 715 NHL games during his career, notching 23 goals and adding 149 assists along with 228 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


6-9-2019 Player of the week: Mark Scheifele (C)
NHL has awarded Mark Scheifele (C) of Winnipeg Jets as Player Of The Week He registered 1 goals and 1 assists for 2 points in 1 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Canada, Mark Scheifele was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 392 NHL games during his career, notching 119 goals and adding 164 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has played 1 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


6-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Blake Wheeler is looking good with 3 points in 1 games last week. Bryan Little is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Mark Scheifele is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Pierre-Olivier Joseph is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-9-2019 Joshua Morrissey frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Joshua Morrissey feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Joshua Morrissey was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


3-9-2019 Nelson Nogier frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Nelson Nogier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nelson Nogier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


3-9-2019 Dmitry Kulikov frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dmitry Kulikov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Dmitry Kulikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 624 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 163 assists along with 312 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


2-9-2019 Jori Lehtera frustrated
Winnipeg Jets center Jori Lehtera feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Jori Lehtera was originally drafted to the NHL by the St-Louis Blues in the 3rd round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 298 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 69 assists along with 136 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


1-9-2019 Mark Scheifele frustrated
Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mark Scheifele was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 391 NHL games during his career, notching 118 goals and adding 163 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


1-9-2019 Jacob Trouba frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jacob Trouba was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 375 NHL games during his career, notching 27 goals and adding 101 assists along with 168 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


31-8-2019 Nicolas Petan frustrated
Winnipeg Jets center Nicolas Petan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nicolas Petan was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 26 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 10 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


31-8-2019 Joshua Morrissey frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Joshua Morrissey feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Joshua Morrissey was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


29-8-2019 Nikolaj Ehlers frustrated
Winnipeg Jets left wing Nikolaj Ehlers feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Nikolaj Ehlers was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 236 NHL games during his career, notching 73 goals and adding 117 assists along with 29 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


29-6-2019 Mark Scheifele frustrated
Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mark Scheifele was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 391 NHL games during his career, notching 118 goals and adding 163 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


30-6-2019 Brennan Evans retires
Brennan Evans has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2019 Danis Zaripov retires
Danis Zaripov has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2019 Training camp preview
Winnipeg Jets will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose:
- Michael Sgarbossa C
- Dustin Byfuglien D
- Mark Stuart D
- Blake Wheeler L
- Bryan Little C
- Shawn Matthias L
- Mathieu Perreault L
- Mark Scheifele C
- Jacob Trouba D
- Adam Lowry C
- Ben Chiarot D
- Quinton Howden L
- Andrew Copp C
- Nikolaj Ehlers L
- Michael Hutchinson G
- Marko Dano R
- Joel Armia R
- Nicolas Petan C
- Connor Hellebuyck G
- Julian Melchiori D
- J.C. Lipon R
- Scott Kosmachuk R
- Brandon Tanev L
- Chase De Leo L
- Joshua Morrissey D
- Logan Stanley D
- Luke Green D
- Patrik Laine R
- Jack Roslovic C
- Kyle Connor L
- Nelson Nogier D
- Axel Blomqvist R
- Eric Comrie G
- Jan Kostalek D
- Jimmy Lodge R
- Ryan Olsen C
- Jamie Phillips G
- Dmitry Kulikov D
- Niklas Hjalmarsson D
- Alex Tuch C
- Buddy Robinson R
- Jori Lehtera C
- Leo Komarov R
- Ilya Kovalchuk R
- Daniil Apalkov C
- Luke Moffatt C
- Mark Owuya G
- Pierre-Olivier Joseph D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Blake Wheeler L
- Mark Scheifele C
- Adam Lowry C
- Quinton Howden L
- Michael Hutchinson G
- Logan Stanley D
- Alex Tuch C
- Jori Lehtera C
- Leo Komarov R
- Ilya Kovalchuk R
- Daniil Apalkov C

Players reporting in good shape:
- Bryan Little C
- Marko Dano R
- J.C. Lipon R
- Joshua Morrissey D
- Buddy Robinson R
- Mark Owuya G


30-6-2019 Alain Gagnon leaves team
Alain Gagnons contract has expired and he has left the team.

26-6-2019 Shawn Matthias frustrated
Winnipeg Jets left wing Shawn Matthias feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Shawn Matthias was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 643 NHL games during his career, notching 97 goals and adding 100 assists along with 207 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2019 Dustin Byfuglien frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Dustin Byfuglien was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 8th round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 842 NHL games during his career, notching 174 goals and adding 312 assists along with 808 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


23-6-2019 Dustin Byfuglien frustrated
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Dustin Byfuglien was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 8th round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 842 NHL games during his career, notching 174 goals and adding 312 assists along with 808 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2019 Ilya Kovalchuk agrees on a contract.
Ilya Kovalchuk has signed a $6 000 000 per year, 1 year deal with the Winnipeg Jets. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Russia, Ilya Kovalchuk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 979 NHL games during his career, notching 484 goals and adding 462 assists along with 564 penalty minutes. The 36 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2019 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2019 Andrew Copp frustrated
Winnipeg Jets center Andrew Copp feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Andrew Copp was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 78 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 7 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


22-6-2019 Joel Armia frustrated
Winnipeg Jets right wing Joel Armia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joel Armia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 44 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


22-6-2019 Alex Tuch agrees on a contract.
Alex Tuch has signed a $5 500 000 per year, 2 year deal with the Winnipeg Jets. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, Alex Tuch was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 102 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 43 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Michael Sgarbossa (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Quinton Howden (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Andrew Copp (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Marko Dano (Winnipeg Jets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Connor Hellebuyck (Winnipeg Jets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-J.C. Lipon (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Scott Kosmachuk (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brandon Tanev (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ryan Olsen (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Buddy Robinson (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ilya Kovalchuk (Winnipeg Jets) UFA
-Daniil Apalkov (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Luke Moffatt (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mark Owuya (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brennan Evans (Manitoba Moose) UFA
-Danis Zaripov (Manitoba Moose) UFA


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Alain Gagnon(farm)


20-6-2019 Nikolaj Ehlers frustrated
Winnipeg Jets left wing Nikolaj Ehlers feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Nikolaj Ehlers was originally drafted to the NHL by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 236 NHL games during his career, notching 73 goals and adding 117 assists along with 29 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Winnipeg Jets this season, totalling 26+47=73 with 2 PIM.


20-6-2019 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $18 600 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2019 Danis Zaripov continues with hockey
Danis Zaripov has decided to start a new career as a scout

20-6-2019 Anders Nilsson retires
Winnipeg Jets staff member Anders Nilsson has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2019 Chris Reichart retires
Winnipeg Jets staff member Chris Reichart has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2019 Pete Horachek retires
Manitoba Moose staff member Pete Horachek has announced his retirement due to non-hockey related reasons.

20-6-2019 Valeri Sakharov retires
Manitoba Moose staff member Valeri Sakharov has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2019 Georges Levac retires
Manitoba Moose staff member Georges Levac has announced his retirement due to personal reasons.

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