Craig Heisinger on Rick Rypien

Winnipeg Jets Assistant General Manager Craig Heisinger spoke to the media this afternoon in regards to the death of Rick Rypien. He did not have a prepared statement, but took questions from the media on Rypiens’ personal issues, and the type of player he was on the ice. Craig Heisinger speaks about Rick Rypien On […]

Posted by Michael Remis in Press Conferences,Winnipeg Jets on August 16, 2011

Noel: Pascal Vincent brings a “youthful exuberance”

Winnipeg Jets Head Coach Claude Noel spoke with the media Friday afternoon regarding the addition of Pascal Vincent as Assistant Head Coach. On what he liked in the 39 year old Vincent “For me he’s a young enthusiastic coach who’s had some success in junior hockey, he’s a guy that was assistant coach with the […]

Posted by Michael Remis in Press Conferences,Scrums,Winnipeg Jets on July 22, 2011

Kevin Cheveldayoff Press Conference

Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff spoke to the media this afternoon to discuss the recent signing of Blake Wheeler, as well as a number of other Jets related topics. Read the quotes below, or scroll down to the bottom to listen to the audio. The following quotes were taken from GM Kevin Cheveldayoff On wrapping […]

Posted by Michael Remis in Press Conferences,Winnipeg Jets on July 19, 2011

Quick Quotes from Blake Wheeler

The following quotes are from the conference call with Blake Wheeler to announce his 2 year $5.1 million contract signing with the Winnipeg Jets. On the type of game that he plays “I think I’m kind of developing into the power forward that I was projected to be when I was younger, I’m starting to […]

Posted by Michael Remis in Press Conferences,Scrums,Winnipeg Jets on July 19, 2011

Quick Quotes from Andrew Ladd

The following quotes were taken from this afternoon’s conference call with Andrew Ladd, announcing his 5 year contract with the Winnipeg Jets. When Ladd visited Winnipeg last month, it would be no surprise to Winnipeggers that he got the impression that True North was a first class organization. “They made me feel welcome, and how […]

Posted by Michael Remis in Illegal Curve News,Press Conferences,Scrums,Winnipeg Jets on July 5, 2011