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  • Alex Burmistrov Admits Fault after Elbowing Penalty (Video)

    Alex Burmistrov Admits Fault after Elbowing Penalty (Video)

    You don’t often see NHL players admitting fault for their transgressions, no matter how blatant they are. Instead, you normally see them bicker and protest, to no avail. After taking that course of action following an elbowing call in last night’s Winnipeg-Minnesota game, we seethe Jets’ Alex Burmistrov step up and actually admit fault. And the […]

  • Ducks’ Emerson Etem Scores ‘Goal of the Playoffs” Nominee (Video)

    Ducks’ Emerson Etem Scores ‘Goal of the Playoffs” Nominee (Video)

    The Anaheim Ducks completed their four-game, first-round sweep of the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday. But for a moment during last night’s Game 4 contest at the MTS Centre, the Jets’ chances of staving off elimination were looking good, as they held a 1-0 lead with just a few minutes remaining in the opening period. Then, […]

  • Jesus, Moses In Attendance For Jets-Ducks Game 3 In Winnipeg (Pics)

    Jesus, Moses In Attendance For Jets-Ducks Game 3 In Winnipeg (Pics)

    Heading into Game 3 of their first round playoff match-up with the Anaheim Ducks, many people probably figured the Winnipeg Jets needed a miracle or the work of some sort of savior in order for them to come back from 2-0 down to win this best-of-seven series. Well it is my pleasure to inform Jets fans […]

  • Jets Goalie Ondrej Pavelec Taken Out By Teammate During Warm-Up (Video

    Jets Goalie Ondrej Pavelec Taken Out By Teammate During Warm-Up (Video

    The Winnipeg Jets suffered quite the scare during warm-ups prior to Game 1 of their playoff series against the Anaheim Ducks, when captain Andrew Ladd lost an edge while skating around, causing him to fall and take out the legs of goaltender Ondrej Pavelec in the process. Pavelec seemed to be a little shaken up following […]

  • Dustin Byfuglien Delivers Nasty Crosscheck to J. T. Miller’s Neck (Video)

    Dustin Byfuglien Delivers Nasty Crosscheck to J. T. Miller’s Neck (Video)

    Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien didn’t receive a penalty for this nasty crosscheck to the back of J.T. Miller‘s neck during the New York Rangers’ 3-2 victory over the Jets last night. That angered Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault, who said the cross-check “could have broken (Miller’s) neck.” But he’ll likely be happy to hear […]

  • Atlanta Thrashers Fans Protest By Throwing Jerseys On The Ice (Video)

    Atlanta Thrashers Fans Protest By Throwing Jerseys On The Ice (Video)

    Two surprising facts were unveiled during Saturday night’s game between Winnipeg Jets and the Nashville Predators.  The first is that the Atlanta Thrashers actually did have fans before being moved north of the boarder to Winnipeg prior to the start of this season.  The second is that those fans, although few in number, apparently still […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Dwyer vs. Machacek — 3/18/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Dwyer vs. Machacek — 3/18/12

    If you are a fan of on-ice beatings, you will certainly be a fan of this bout, which features the Winnipeg Jets’ Spencer Machacek and the Carolina Hurricanes’ Patrick Dwyer. Machacek was taking part in just his first NHL bout, and he made quite the impression as he pummeled Dwyer with fists from all angles […]

  • 15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    Tonight the Detroit Red Wings take on the Nashville Predators at Joe Louis Arena, where the Preds will try to do something no team has been able to do since November 3, 2011: beat the Wings at home. In fact, this past Tuesday, when Detroit beat the Dallas Stars 3-1, they extended their home winning […]