Note: On Thursday team Canada announced their 46 man World Junior roster for their selection camp in Red Deer which included Jets 2020 1st rounder Cole Perfetti.
Note II: Some dinner time news yesterday courtesy of Frank Seravalli of TSN who broke that the Jets and Sami Niku had agreed to a two-year contract. The Jets confirmed the contract this morning.
Note III: We also learned today that 2017 7th rounder Skyler McKenzie has been loaned to EHC Freiburg of the DEL2.
The Athletic Winnipeg: Latest on Patrik Laine, Paul Maurice’s job security and more in the Jets mailbag. (Paywall). Murat’s mailbag runs the table on Jets topics folks had and the affable writer provided plenty of insight in his responses to the questions.
Winnipeg Sun: Niku glides back into Jets’ fold. With the talented Dman no longer waivers exempt it will be interesting to see how he is deployed this season.
Jets official Site: Perfetti honoured to earn invitation to Canada’s Selection Camp. Mitch had a chance to catch up with the Whitby product on Thursday afternoon to get his reaction to the selection.
Sportsnet: Jets Mailbag: Is Winnipeg closer to being a Cup contender or rebuilding? You had questions about the Jets and Wieber had answers in his most recent mailbag column.
Sportsnet: How will Cheveldayoff and the Jets fill out the rest of their roster? Sean Reynolds & Ken Wiebe discuss the latest moves made by the Winnipeg Jets. Plus, how GM Kevin Cheveldayoff will navigate the rest of the off-season.