The National Hockey League announced today that the remainder of the 2012-13 preseason has been cancelled.
Much to the surprise of everyone, Evander Kane and the Winnipeg Jets signed a deal just before the lockout began.
The Jets signed Al Montoya to backup Ondrej Pavelc.
Jets signed Olli Jokinen to a 2 year, $9 million deal.
Ondrej Pavelec signs a 5 year deal with the Jets.
Illegal Curve has some very sad news to pass along. James Mirtle of the Globe and Mail has reported that Winnipeg Jets forward Rick Rypien has been found dead in his Alberta home. Illegal Curve offers our condolences to the family and friends of Rick Rypien. Rypien played parts of five seasons with the AHL’s [...]
After 15 long years and an exhaustive 2 month wait True North has finally revealed the new Winnipeg Jets logo on their official NHL site and here it is; True North’s Mark Chipman had this to say about the development of the logo; “We have always had a close relationship with 17 Wing throughout the [...]
Note: Stay Tuned to Illegalcurve.com as we plan our own major announcement. As you saw on today’s Dixie Drama, respected Globe and Mail journalist Stephen Brunt just reported the following: An agreement to sell the National Hockey League’s Atlanta Thrashers to a Winnipeg group which plans to relocate the franchise to the Manitoba capital is [...]