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Latest Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose news.

Note:  The Jets are back in San Jose today as they look to get revenge for a 4-0 loss to these Sharks back in November, although the Jets did win 4-1 in Winnipeg earlier this month.  The team recalled Brendan Lemieux to add some insurance and provide them with an extra forward for the two-game road trip.  The Jets hit the ice for their “morning skate” at 11:30 PST (which is 1:30 pm CST) and the Winnipeg Jets pre-game report will have you up to date.  You can also stay tuned via Twitter | Facebook | Instagram.

Note II:  There was plenty going on yesterday at IcePlex as the Moose held their final practice in Winnipeg before they left on their nine game road trip (split up with the All-Star game).

Jets news:

Winnipeg Sun:  Five keys to Jets vs. Sharks Ted’s big matchup with Joe Thornton vs. Blake Wheeler and his five keys to the game include: 1) Red hot goalies. 2) We remember. 3) Defensive clampdown. 4) Where are the goals? 5) Something special.

Winnipeg Sun:  Jets back in first place but the rest of the division is keeping it tight And this article was published before both the Wild and Avalanche won last night, with Colorado winning their 10th straight.

Winnipeg Free Press:  Jets proving tough to beat when they open the scoring.  (Paywall).  This team isn’t afraid to play in tight games.

Winnipeg Free Press:  Young Jets fan’s amazing journey.  (Paywall).  We here at IC have been huge fans of the Grieb family for years and it comes as little surprise that they will be involved with the special jersey ceremony.

Illegal Curve:  Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck named NHL Second Star of the WeekThe top netminder for the Jets continues to pick up the hardware this season.

Connor Hellebuyck crouched in the net

Photo Credit: Dave Mahussier

Jets audio:

TSN 1290 Winnipeg:  People in Winnipeg got to be excited to have that team to cheer for.  New Jersey Devils pro scout and former Winnipeg Jets head coach Claude Noel joined the show talking hockey in California, the Winnipeg Jets and New Jersey Devils seasons, the success in Vegas and the life as an NHL scout.

TSN 1290 Winnipeg:  Hellebuyck’s summer reset huge part of Jets’ play.  TSN Jets analyst Trevor Kidd joined host Kevin Olszewski to talk about the play of Connor Hellebuyck after a pair of Jets wins over the weekend. He also looks ahead to NHL All-Star weekend.

Moose news:

Illegal Curve:  Manitoba news & notesA look at yesterday’s skate, health updates (Robinson, Lipon, Beauvillier, De Leo & Stoykewych), discipline issues, upcoming road trip, return of Lipon, Robinson soaring high with the Eagles and the recall of Brendan Lemieux.

Winnipeg Sun:  Steering clear of Hutchinson debateNow that the backup goalie has finally broken his silence perhaps this issue will be left in the rearview mirror.

Winnipeg Sun:  Storm hits Jets farm teamWith recalls, a suspension and injuries it has certainly changed the dynamic with the Moose as Paul writes.