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Behind the Mask With Mikhail Berdin

A sixth-round pick in 2016 for the Winnipeg Jets, Russian goaltender Mikhail Berdin decided to cross the pond last autumn to play in the USHL, for the Sioux Falls Stampede. The Hockey Writers talked with the goalie prospect in his native Russian after a practice. In this exclusive interview, Berdin talked about his move to the USHL, his adaptation to his new life, and his prospects...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Jets’ win streak at 3 after 3-2 win over Flyers

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Blake Wheeler and Mark Scheifele each had a goal and two assists and the Winnipeg Jets earned their third straight victory with a 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night. Linemate Mathieu Perreault picked up a goal and one assist in the Jets’ second three-game win streak of the season. The teams were tied 1-1 until Wheeler put a high shot...
Via MyNorthwest.com
3 days ago

Wild's rally led by Stewart comes up short in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Josh Morrissey one-timed in a goal with 7:17 left to end Minnesota's rally from four goals down and give the Winnipeg Jets a chaotic 5-4 victory over the Wild on Sunday. It was Minnesota's fifth straight loss. The last time the Wild lost five in a row was the final five regular season games last spring. They only have two wins in their last 10 games. Winnipeg...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild rally from 4 down but lose again, 5-4 to Jets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Josh Morrissey one-timed in a goal with 7:17 left to end Minnesota's rally from four goals down and give the Winnipeg Jets a chaotic 5-4 victory over the Wild on Sunday. It was Minnesota's fifth straight loss. The last time the Wild lost five in a row was the final five regular season games last spring. They only have two wins in their last 10 games. Winnipeg...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild rally from 4 down but lose to Jets 5-4 for latest loss

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Josh Morrissey one-timed in a goal with 7:17 left to end Minnesota's rally from four goals down and give the Winnipeg Jets a chaotic 5-4 victory over the Wild on Sunday. It was Minnesota's fifth straight loss. The last time the Wild lost five in a row was the final five regular season games last spring. They only have two wins in their last 10 games. Winnipeg...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Flames' Bennett and Jets' Trouba both wind up bloody after violent fight in Winnipeg

Neither Sam Bennett nor Jacob Trouba are particularly known for their fighting abilities but the two went at it this weekend in Winnipeg and delivered one of the most entertaining scraps of the NHL season. Bennett and Trouba mixed it up late in the second period of Saturday's game at the MTS Centre and both came away bloodied and a little worse for the wear. That came as a result...
Via FOX Sports
11 days ago

Tom Sestito ejected for dangerous hit on Tobias Enstrom

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Winnipeg Jets may not face one another very often, but that hasn’t stopped the two teams from developing a fiery rivalry this season. There were some controversial hits the last time these two teams played, and that trend continued on Wednesday.Tom Sestito made his first appearance with the Penguins since November and was memorable for all of the wrong...
Via The Comeback
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dustin Byfuglien knocked over three guys with one hit

Dustin Byfuglien is a big, terrifying player. He’s been known to throw his weight around the ice, delivering some huge hits over the course of his career. Usually those hits are on just one person at a time, but that all changed Monday night.Racing back to try and prevent an odd-man rush, Byfuglien wiped out three guys at once – two Sharks and one teammate – before also crashing...
Via The Comeback
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Blake Wheeler: Department of Player Safety’s recent decisions 'raise a lot of questions'

Blake Wheeler was left questioning the decision making of the Department of Player Safety and their inconsistency following a string of similar hits with different punishments.Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba earned a two-game suspension for a check to the head of Senators forward Mark Stone. On the flip side, Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin wasn’t suspended for a very similar...
Via Puck Drunk Love
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Wrong call on extra point costs Patriots a point

New England Patriots linebacker Shea McClellin was wrongly called for a penalty on an extra point in the second quarter of the Super Bowl on Sunday.After the Atlanta Falcons scored their second touchdown to go up 13-0, they attempted their extra point. But Matt Bryant didn't even try his kick because McClellin had hurdled the line, resulting in a failed try. Unfortunately for New...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 05, 2017  |  Discuss

Patrik Laine’s mom helps plan birthday surprise for young Jets fan (pics)

A young Winnipeg Jets fan got quite the birthday surprise recently when Patrik Laine showed up at his house bearing gifts. And the young fan, Lucas Bydak, has Laine’s mother to thank for all of it. It all started when Laine’s mom, Tuija, came across a tweet from Lucas’ uncle highlighting the boy’s letter in which he invited Laine, his favorite Jets player, to his eighth...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jets players howl as Brock Lesnar walks on logo

Brock Lesnar on Monday was an honored guest of the Winnipeg Jets at MTS Centre during the team’s tilt against the Calgary Flames. But the UFC/WWE superstar violated a sacred -- but arguably silly -- rule when he stepped on the Jets logo located on the floor of the team’s locker room. The way in which the Jets players erupt with indignation at Lesnar’s faux pas is perhaps...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Winnipeg’s Mark Scheifele will appear in a Nutcracker ballet show

Mark Scheifele is part of the Winnipeg Jets’ promising future and was their first draft pick after the team moved from Atlanta to the Manitoban prairies. Not only is he one of the better young players in the league, with 31 points already this campaign, he’s multi-talented and going to try his hand at ballet. Well, sort of. Scheifele is one of 17 Winnipeggers (I know) chosen...
Via The Comeback
December 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Patrik Laine scores game-winner in own net, consoled by Jets captain Wheeler

Patrik Laine has been putting pucks in the back of nets with relative ease all season. On Sunday in the Jets-Oilers game, he did so once again, but this time he buried it into his own net. Laine was upset on the bench. Captain Blake Wheeler consoled the rookie on the bench. The goal was credited to Mark Letestu and turned out to be the 3-2 game-winner. Laine sitting in his stall...
Via Puck Drunk Love
December 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Paul Maurice: Game plans won’t work trying to stop McDavid

At 19, Connor McDavid is already one of the best players in the NHL. With an unfair combination of speed and skill, the Edmonton captain leads the league with 31 points in just 24 games. McDavid has singlehandedly kept the Oilers from mediocrity. The coach of the Winnipeg Jets recognizes the young star’s talent. Speaking with Jets TV, Paul Maurice admitted there’s no way to...
Via Puck Drunk Love
December 02, 2016  |  Discuss
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