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Jets score 2nd overall pick in 2016 NHL Draft
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The Jets had a 7.5 per cent chance — 75 combinations out of the possible 1,000 in the drawing — to move up to the first pick of the draft. This was a new procedure for the 2016 draft with the top three picks being decided by lottery. The Columbus …

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Meet the newest member of the Winnipeg Jets Brandon Tanev
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WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets announced on Wednesday they signed free agent forward Brandon Tanev after the completion of his college career. “It was a difficult process,” said Tanev. “I've never been through something like that so I was able to lean …

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Playbook: Jets need some luck tonight, Wheaties advance to WHL final and more…
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Brandon's Nolan Patrick (right) celebrates his third goal of the game during the second period of Game 5 of the WHL's Eastern Conference final Friday. (Colin Corneau / Brandon Sun). NHL draft lottery: Do ya feel lucky, Jets? WHL playoffs: Patrick's …

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Do ya feel lucky, Jets?
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Tonight's lottery will not make or break the Winnipeg Jets, the sixth-worst team from the 2015-16 regular season. If the Jets, though, should move up from their current No. 6 slot in the draft, it would certainly accelerate the remaking of the team …

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Byfuglien glad Stone wasn't hurt
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And yes, the impact of the collision brought a little smile to the face of the Winnipeg Jets defenceman. Byfuglien was glad that the Ottawa Senators forward wasn't seriously hurt on the play, but the made it clear that he's not about to turn away if …

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Home, awful home: Jets didn't give fans much to celebrate
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The Winnipeg Jets were unable to deliver on either front this season. On Sunday night the Jets will play their final game at MTS Centre this season and will put to bed their worst home record since moving to Winnipeg in 2011. If they don't get at least …

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Scores of former Jets eager to play in the Heritage Classic
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The alumni game at this fall's Heritage Classic between the Winnipeg Jets and Edmonton Oilers will stir up all kinds of great memories, but there's going to be one big problem — it'll be impossible to find enough jerseys for all the players who want …

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Breaking up with Andrew Ladd is hard to do
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I have no reason to believe Winnipeg wasn't a good place for Ladd's family, which just grew by one. He wouldn't have signed his first Jets extension if that were the case. It's the other part that didn't work out here the way Ladd planned it: the …

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Winnipeg Jets fan favourite 'Kroppy' makes emotional comeback at Wednesday's game
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WINNIPEG — Winnipeg Jets fans were treated to a special surprise at Wednesday's game against the Ottawa Senators, as a familiar face appeared on the jumbotron. Len Kropiosky, much better known as “Kroppy”, returned after missing games for a couple of …

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Winnipeg Jets prospect awards recognize growth in the system
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The Winnipeg Jets had many of their prospects in the AHL with the Manitoba Moose during the 2015-16 season. As a result, that team struggled, but several players made great strides toward a potential promotion to the NHL. The team also had several …

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