Not much No Winnipeg Jets news today, but a potential lockout dominates this morning’s news. CBA News The Canadian Press: NHLPA members ‘disappointed’ league dismisses initial proposal. Well NHLPA, it wasn’t going to be that easy avoiding a lockout. The odds of Gary Bettman looking at the players initial proposal and agreeing to it were…slim [...]
Affiliate news – St. John’s IceCaps: No plans for IceCaps to play games in Winnipeg if NHL lockout occurs.
CBA news: A clause that could salvage the Winter Classic. Discipline another issue in labor talks.
Winnipeg Free Press: Noel loving every minute of Jets’ camp. The 3 games in 3 nights is sure going to prove to be a difficulty for the Jets management. Winnipeg Free Press: Teammates take it easy on cleared-for-contact Wellwood. A veteran player like Wellwood doesn’t need to prove himself in training camp so there is [...]
Breaking News – Winnipeg Jets Release Eight from Training Camp The Winnipeg Jets today announced they have released the following eight players from training camp. Players will report to the following teams where indicated. Austen Brassard – Bellville Bulls(OHL), Mike Kirkpatrick – St. John’s IceCaps (AHL), Levko Koper, Adam Lowry – Swift Current Broncos (WHL), Kendal McFaull [...]
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets, fans celebrate rebirth. To hear Jets captain Andrew Ladd say it was as loud in Winnipeg last night as it was during the Stanley Cup Finals (between Carolina and Edmonton) is an indication as to what opposing teams can expect all season long. Winnipeg Sun: Scheifele turns heads in Jets’ NHL [...]
CBC: Jets fans ready to ‘blow the roof’. Don Cherry used to say that the old Winnipeg Arena was one of the nosiest places in the NHL. Expect the celebration at the MTS Centre to equal and perhaps surpass any noise levels that were achieved in the past. Winnipeg Free Press: Jets have already won [...]
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets Burmistrov will have room to grow. Which is why his development path should begin anew with the Jets and why you can expect Scheifele to start in Barrie. Winnipeg Free Press: Scheifele expects to earn his keep. This kid is saying and more importantly doing all the rights things so far, [...]
Winnipeg Sun: Jets could prove to be high flyers. The Jets are going to need to see some breakout seasons from their forwards if they expect to make some noise this season. Winnipeg Sun: Jets goalie not faint of heart. He says he is 100% again and that is good news for the Jets since [...]