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Winnipeg Jets sign Ville Heinola to a three-year, entry-level contract

Jets get their 2019 1st round pick signed.

Ville Heinola

Jets fans were eagerly awaiting news of a signing and while it wasn’t an RFA the team announced today that they have signed 2019 1st round pick Ville Heinola on a three-year, entry-level contract with an average annual value of $1,137,500.  It breaks down further as per Cap Friendly:

A $92,500 signing along with his base salary $832,500 gives him a cap hit of $925,000.  He is also scheduled for the following ‘A’ Bonuses

2019-20: $0
2020-21: $212,500
2021-22: $425,000.

The night before the first Jets game in some time.

Given the above you'd be inclined to believe that tomorrow will finally be the day the play by play voice of the Jets is revealed.

For now get the latest from day 3 of training camp via https://illegalcurve.com/

It is going to be a younger Jets roster tomorrow for the first game of the pre-season against the Oilers.

Will also be a first chance to see Chaz Lucius, Saku Maenalanen, Kevin Stenlund, Ashton Sautner and Kyle Capobianco in a Winnipeg uniform.

https://illegalcurve.com/winnipeg-jets-pre-season-game-1-roster-vs-oilers/

Topics covered in today's media availability with Jets head coach Rick Bowness included:

- needing a game right now
- Gustafsson paired with Gagner
- Gagner's veteran presence
- Dubois & Stanley mixing it up
- system implementation

And more.

https://illegalcurve.com/winnipeg-jets-coach-rick-bowness-media-availability-on-day-3-of-training-camp/

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