Winnipeg Jets Sign D Ben Chiarot to a 2 Year Contract

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The Winnipeg Jets have announced the signing of pending RFA defenseman Ben Chairot to a 2 year contract, worth an average anual value (salary-cap hit) of $850,000.00 per season. In a 2014-15 season filled with success for the Jets, the emergence of Ben Chiarot was one of the most pleasant surprises, filling in admirably on […]

Posted by Drew Mindell in Free Agency,Winnipeg Jets on June 18, 2015

Winnipeg Jets sign Captain Andrew Ladd to 5-year/$22 million deal

NHL Winnipeg:  Jets agree to terms with Andew Ladd.  Although terms were not released, a good signing by the fledgling NHL franchise.  According to TSN’s hockey insider Darren Dreger; Ladd gets $4 mil next year and $4.5 mil for the remaining 4 years. Total. $22 million. Instant Analysis: Good on Kevin Cheveldayoff and Craig Heisinger […]

Posted by Ezra Ginsburg in Free Agency,General Jets News,Winnipeg Jets on July 5, 2011

Saturday, July 2 Winnipeg Jets Free Agency Update: Jets sign Defenseman Randy Jones, former Manitoba Moose forward Rick Rypien and defenseman Mark Flood

Winnipeg Free Press sports reporter Ed Tait has confirmed through his Twitter account that The Winnipeg Jets have signed free agent forward Rick Rypien, 27, to a one-year, $700,000 contract. Winnipeg hockey fans are very familiar with the Coleman, Alberta native as he played parts of five seasons for The Manitoba Moose of The American Hockey League.  Rypien has […]

Posted by Ezra Ginsburg in Free Agency,General Jets News,Roster Analysis,Winnipeg Jets on July 2, 2011