Winnipeg Jets

First flight

On Oct. 9 it had been 15 years, five months and 11 days since a team called the Winnipeg Jets played a significant game of…


U of M gets in on Jets excitement

To mark the return of the Winnipeg Jets, the University of Manitoba is displaying a collection of vintage Winnipeg Jets programs. The collection has been…


Getting warmed up

It was only an exhibition game in the pre-season — and a split-squad game at that — but the MTS Centre seemed abuzz with an…



Ready for takeoff

With just over a month to go until the first NHL regular season of the reborn franchise, the Winnipeg Jets unveiled their jerseys in a…


We’re number one!

Maybe it’s karma finally swinging back our way, a cosmic realignment, or perhaps it’s a touch of divine intervention. Whatever it is, there has to…


Quit ‘yer complaining

Nearly one month after True North chairman Mark Chipman announced that the name of Winnipeg’s new NHL team would be the Winnipeg Jets, the ownership…


The Jets will fly again

The Winnipeg Jets are back. I could type that over and over again. The Winnipeg Jets are back. It’s one thing to have the NHL…


That’s it, back to Winnipeg

May 31, 2011 will be remembered by Winnipeg hockey fans as one of the greatest days in the city’s history. As members of the Canadian…


Happy days for Winnipeg

These are joyous days for the city of Winnipeg: the weather is finally warming up, potholes are retreating into hibernation until next February and camping…