The Winnipeg Jets latest six game pointless streak really came at an inconvenient time.
Thanks, Captain Obvious.
It isn't any secret though why it happened when it did.
On March 4th, rookie Mark Scheifele – the face of the franchise – went down due to an injury and that 3-2 loss at the hand of the Islanders that night began a six game pointless streak that lasted until...
The Winnipeg Jets have come out of nowhere to within one point of the Dallas Stars for the eighth and final Western Conference playoff seed, but if they're going to get over the hump and make the post-season tournament, it's going to have to be without second-line centerman Mark Scheifele.Scheifele collided with New York Islanders' defenseman Calvin de Hann midway...
The Winnipeg Jets may have to move forward without Mark Scheifele for a while.
Though the Jets have not confirmed any updates to Scheifele's status, TSN Hockey Analyst Aaron Ward says early reports indicate he suffered an MCL injury and will likely out 6-8 weeks.
Winnipeg Jets rookie forward Mark Scheifele has gotten off to a hot start, with 15 points in 36 games. Up against the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night, Scheifele scored two gorgeous goals in the same shift to start the second period. Sabres goalie Ryan Miller barely stood a chance on either of these, and Scheifele is starting to show why he was a Top 10 pick in the 2011 NHL Draft...
Mark Scheifele got some assistance getting off the ice on Saturday afternoon, but the rookie centerman probably would’ve liked to reach his bench on his own accord.
During the first period of the Dallas-Winnipeg matchup, Ryan Garbutt welcomed Scheifele to the league with a check that sent the first-year player flying. Garbutt leveled the Jets winger, flipping him over the boards...
What a day, what a night. The NHL season is finally upon us and Fantasy Hockey is set to kick off tonight. There are only 3 games on the schedule, but I’ve got my Draft Street Fantasy Hockey Bargain Picks ready to go. Being able to slide in a cheaper option will help you load up the rest of your roster, so here are a few under-priced players to help maximize your roster’s potential...
Mark Scheifele, 20, C, 6'2, 194 lbs
Last Year's Ranking: 21
This Year's Ranking: 18
The first thing that comes to my mind when I see Mark Scheifele's junior stats is that they aren't overly impressive, but still pretty good.
Three seasons leading the Barrie Colts from a cellar dweller to the penthouse (although...
Overview: Mark Scheifele is a right-handed shooting centre from Kitchener, Ontario who is listed at 6’2″, 184 lbs and turned 20 years old back in March. He was selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the first round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, seventh overall. Scheifele was the first draft pick by the Jets since relocating from the Atlanta Thrashers [...]
The Winnipeg Jets are sending 19-year-old forward Mark Scheifele to the Barrie Colts of the Ontario Hockey League.
Jets general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff says he still has confidence in Scheifele.
He adds that Scheifele was a top performer with his junior club and will get a chance to continue his development with the Colts.
Scheifele, who was selected by the Jets with the seventh...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2013
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What to do with center Mark Scheifele? That's the question the Winnipeg Jets' brass will no doubt have bouncing around its head all summer as it attempts to figure out where its first draft pick from 2011 should play in the fall of 2012. Scheifele, whom the Jets selected seventh overall last June in St. Paul, Minn., played in seven games for Winnipeg last fall, and even...