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Tom Sestito, Anthony Peluso Engage in Spirited Fight During Canucks-Jets (Video)

Vancouver Canucks forward Tom Sestito and Winnipeg Jets defenseman Anthony Peluso dropped the gloves 2:25 into the first period of Wednesday night’s game and gave the fans one of the season’s most exciting fights. The two players traded powerful punches in a pretty lengthy bout before they tumbled to the ice. Sestito entered Wednesday’s slate of games with an NHL-leading 15...
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Linesman Has No Place To Hide...

((HT: NHL))Winnipeg and Montreal in a matinee this afternoon...Anthony Peluso of the Winnipeg Jets delivers a body check to Alexei Emelin of the Canadiens, but the check takes out an unintended third party...But you gotta give the Habs bench credit for sending the linesman back in the game just as quickly as he left...
Via Online Sports Guys
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Peluso cranks 103.9 MPH slap shot during Jets skills competition

Anthony Peluso isn’t known in Winnipeg Jets circles as an offensive powerhouse. He recently was suspended for boarding Alex Goligoski and is a noted fighter. The most points he’s scored in any league, ever is 22. That was back in 2008-09 while plying for the Brampton Battalion of the OHL. All things considered, Peluso is your prototypical NHL fourth-line plugger. Which is why...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Anthony Peluso suspended three games for boarding Alex Goligoski

Winnipeg Jets forward Anthony Peluso is the latest player to feel the heavy hand of the NHL's disciplinary system as he was suspended three games on Sunday. Peluso was assessed a major penalty for boarding Stars defenseman Alex Goligoski in Saturday's contest and was shown an early exit from the game. The hearing being announced was of little surprise given the poor hit...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets All Out Top 25 2013-14: #22 Anthony Peluso

  Anthony Peluso, 24, RW, 6'3, 235 lbs Last Year's Ranking: N/A This Year's Ranking: 22 Difference: 0   If the Jets ever needed an fighter/enforcer for the future, Anthony Peluso is a steal of a deal for the club.   Claimed off waivers from the St. Louis Blues on January 16, 2013, Peluso became a quick fan favourite - and he did it in...
Via Jets All Out
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Tessier: Peluso Gets A Deal But Do We Need Enforcers?

I'm trying to be on vacation and not think about work, both kinds, but I find myself coming back to Twitter discussions now and then, and today is one of those times. Today, before 7 am PST which is why I have time to write, there was some discussion about Anthony Peluso and his new two year one-way deal for 600,000 per.  Not a huge amount of money by any stretch but it...
Via HockeyBuzz
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets sign Peluso to 2-year deal

The Winnipeg Jets signed forward Anthony Peluso to a $1.125 million, two-year deal Monday. The 24-year-old Toronto native made his NHL debut last season but played just five games before suffering a season-ending injury. Peluso was selected in the sixth round of the 2007 draft by the St. Louis Blues. The 6-foot-3, 235-pounder played in 181 American Hockey League games with Peoria...
Via AP on Fox
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

NHL Fights: Anthony Peluso vs Krys Barch Horrifies Young Girl In Front Row

Look, kid, you wanted to sit in the front row for a New Jersey Devils game so don’t clam up now. This is big boy hockey. You wanted action, how about Anthony Peluso vs. Krys Barch right in your face? How about watching Barch get opened up and bleeding on the ice. And just think, little girl, you’re getting to see Peluso’s maiden voyage as an NHL fighter. The guy went from...
Via Busted Coverage
February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Tessier: Is Anthony Peluso the Rypien Replacement?

The season is about to start so you should follow Pete HERE on Twitter. Yesterday the Winnipeg Jets acquired Anthony Peluso from the waiver wire as the St. Louis Blues took their chances sending the tough forward down to the Peoria Rivermen. Firstly there is one thing a Jets’ fan should know, PIM, Peluso is big, tough and willing to drop the gloves. Exhibit A ...
Via HockeyBuzz
January 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Blues re-sign Porter, Peluso and Sonne

ST. LOUIS St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has re-signed forwards Anthony Peluso, Chris Porter and Brett Sonne to one-year, two-way contracts. Peluso, 23, played in 61 games for the Blues' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, Peoria Rivermen this past season, posting nine points (four goals, five assists...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
July 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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