Winless in Winnipeg: 1980–81 Jets Set Record Streak

On Oct. 17, 1980, the Winnipeg Jets scored an impressive 6-2 victory over the Chicago Black Hawks, bringing their record to 1-2-0 on the young season. Morris Lukowich scored a hat trick, Markus Mattson stopped 40 shots, and things were...

Winnipeg Jets/Atlanta Thrashers’ Coaching History

While it’s the players jumping over the bench that score the goals, make the big bucks, and get most of the glory, the man behind the bench is also of utmost importance to any NHL squad. After all, it’s the...

Bobby Hull – The Golden Jet

He dominated two different professional leagues for more than two decades. He won three Art Ross Trophies, two Hart Memorial Trophies, two Avco Cups, a Lady Byng Trophy, and a Stanley Cup. He was an NHL first All-Star 10 times...

Jets/Thrashers’ Top 10 Goal Scorers All-Time

In 1999, the Atlanta Thrashers began play as the NHL’s newest expansion team. After years of Ilya Kovalchuk scoring highlight-reel goals, the team relocated to Winnipeg in 2011 where the Winnipeg Jets 2.0 have played ever since. Related: Top 3...

Jets’ Laine Has Evolved into a Complete Player

Remember the Patrik Laine of yore who was a liability when he wasn’t lighting the lamp? That player is long gone. Laine’s Game Has Exponentially Evolved Laine’s third-period goal on Saturday afternoon in the Winnipeg Jets’ 5-2 win over the...

Jets’ 2020 NHL Trade Deadline Assets

The Winnipeg Jets should approach the Feb. 24 NHL Trade Deadline far differently than in the past two seasons. In 2017-18 and 2018-19, they went all-in, trading away their first-round picks for established players (the Paul Stastny rental worked out...

Jets With 100-Point Seasons

Recording 100 points in a single season is an outstanding offensive achievement that speaks not just to pure talent and dominance, but also consistency and determination. A number of Winnipeg Jets players have reached the 100-point plateau — many in...

Jets’ Roslovic Struggling in Top-Six Role

While most of the players on the Jets’ top two forward lines are producing nicely overall this season, there is one exception: Jack Roslovic. Slumping on the Second Line Roslovic is in quite the slump: he has just one goal...

Jets’ Heinola and Gustafsson to Play Key Roles at 2020 WJC

In just two more sleeps, the first round-robin games of the year’s most exciting hockey tournament will begin. Boxing Day is almost as (if not just as) highly-anticipated as Christmas Day for hockey fans around the globe, who enjoy seeing...

Jets’ 4th-Line Reload Coming Soon

A complete overhaul of the Winnipeg Jets’ fourth line is on the horizon. The three players on the current fourth unit — left-winger Joona Luoto, centre Logan Shaw, and right winger David Gustafsson — will be pushed out of the...
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