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Wheeler Gets Two Points in 500th Game with Jets as Winnipeg Tops Wild 7-2

Wheeler Gets Two Points in 500th Game with Jets as Winnipeg Tops Wild 7-2

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Winnipeg Jets - Minnesota Wild
The Winnipeg Jets’ and Minnesota Wild brawl after Winnipeg Jets’ Bryan Little (18) scored during third period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Monday, November 27, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG – Captain Blake Wheeler celebrated a rare milestone with style on Monday.

Playing his 500th game for the Winnipeg Jets/Atlanta Thrashers franchise, Wheeler scored once and added a pair of assists in a 7-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild. Linemates centre Mark Scheifele and left winger Kyle Connor also each had a goal and two assists as the Jets scored seven straight goals to rebound from a two-goal deficit.

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Jets Second-Period Barrage Beats Devils 5-2; Hellebuyck Makes 34 Saves for Win

Jets Second-Period Barrage Beats Devils 5-2; Hellebuyck Makes 34 Saves for Win

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Mark Scheifele
New Jersey Devils’ Blake Coleman (40) and Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele (55) fight for possession of a loose puck during the second period NHL action in Winnipeg on Saturday, November 18, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG – A little chat between players on the Winnipeg Jets’ fourth line paid off in a big way Saturday.

The new line of centre Matt Hendricks with Mathieu Perreault and Joel Armia accounted for two goals as the Jets defeated the New Jersey Devils 5-2.

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True North Unleashing Dogs in New Security Measure

True North Unleashing Dogs in New Security Measure

TNSE Canines
Two adult canines are part of a new group of security dogs working at Bell MTS Place. (TNSE)

WINNIPEG — True North Sports + Entertainment is going to the dogs with a new in-house security canine team.

Lea by former Winnipeg police canine officer, Dave Bessason, the team consists of two working adult dogs and three new puppies to roam Bell MTS Place.

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WE Day Manitoba Lineup Includes George Takei, Jully Black and Others

WE Day Manitoba Lineup Includes George Takei, Jully Black and Others

George Takei
George Takei

A day of inspiring speakers and musicians for some 16,000 Manitoba youth will include a list of celebrities to fill Bell MTS Place later this month.

Taking the stage at WE Day on October 25 will be actor, director, author, activist George Takei — best known for playing Hikaru Sulu, helmsman of the USS Enterprise in the television series “Star Trek.”

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