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 […]
For those unable to stay awake for the “excitement” of last night’s anticlimactic, I mean dramatic COG vote, here is a rough synopsis of events as they transpired. 9 pm cst: The council of Glendale opens the proceedings. Spend about an hour detailing the 10 items on the agenda. Of course the Coyote talk is […]
Flyers fire head coach John Stevens. Hire Peter Laviolette.
I think both the NHL and Jim Balsillie expected their next move was to Appeals Court, not to have the Judge reject both offers, but that is exactly what Judge Baum did.
According to TSN, reported to them by Theo Fleury himself, he has been released by the Calgary Flames. This, despite his stellar exhibition campaign so far. When asked if he would retire, Theo said, “I need a couple of days.” More on this story to follow as developments warrant. Almost instantaneous update Here is the […]