Winnipeg Jets and Evander Kane agree on deal minutes before lockout


It has finally happened. Winnipeg Jets nation can breathe a sigh of relief as the Evander Kane contract saga is over. Just minutes before the collective bargaining agreement expired and the NHL lockout began, the Jets signed Kane to a […]

NHL Rumors: Will Evander Kane sign by tonight?


At midnight EDT, the NHL’s current collective bargaining agreement is set to expire, which means the league will be locked out barring some type of miracle. That means that the Winnipeg Jets and Evander Kane must strike a deal sometime […]

Rant Sports NHL 30 in 30: Winnipeg Jets Preview

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2011-2012 Recap After the Atlanta Thrashers were sold to True North Sports and Entertainment in spring 2011, it was clear that Winnipeg was getting a NHL team back after much speculation. The franchise remained nameless right up until the draft, […]

A look at a possible Winnipeg Jets fourth line


Last week, I wrote about possible first, second and third lines for the Winnipeg Jets. This post is the fourth and final part of the series, and we’ll round out the rest of the forward corps by looking at who […]

Winnipeg Jets sign RFA Spencer Machacek


On Tuesday the Winnipeg Jets came to terms with restricted free agent-winger Spencer Machacek. The former third-round pick gets a two-way deal for one year and $575,000. Machacek appeared in 13 total games last season, scoring nine points in the […]

Dustin Byfuglien looking big isn’t a big deal


By now you’ve seen the photo of Dustin Byfuglien looking like he could play left tackle for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, and you’re probably concerned about his offseason habits. It’s totally understandable to be worried, because he’s not playing for […]

Who will man the Winnipeg Jets’ third line?


As we continue to take a look at what the Winnipeg Jets’ lineup might look like with the roster as it’s currently constructed, it’s time to figure out a possible third line. Last season, the popular “GST” (Tanner Glass, Jim […]

A Look at Who Might Play On the Winnipeg Jets’ Second Line


Yesterday I came up with a possible first line for the Winnipeg Jets by taking a look at the team’s most talented forwards and putting together a group of players that could complement each other. I ended up with a […]

A shortened season could benefit the Chicago Blackhawks


While we hockey fans can’t help but be upset about a lockout that looks like it will cancel at least the beginning of the season, there can be a silver lining. Over the course of every season, NHL teams get […]

Who will skate on Winnipeg Jets’ top line?


It’s no secret that scoring is not a strength of the Winnipeg Jets, even after making some additions to the forward corps via free agency this summer. As it’s currently constructed, there isn’t a group of forwards that jumps out […]

Tobias Enstrom Must Carry the Load for the Winnipeg Jets


After signing a hefty contract extension at the end of July, Tobias Enstrom figures to have some added pressure on him whenever the Winnipeg Jets hit the ice again. Enstrom is coming off a respectable campaign in which he registered […]

Zach Bogosian to have surgery on wrist, will miss at least 3 months


According to multiple reports, Winnipeg Jets defenseman Zach Bogosian will have surgery on Friday to repair a torn ligament in his right wrist. According to a statement from Jets head physician Dr. Peter MacDonald, Bogosian experienced discomfort during off-season workouts […]