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Former Jets Goalie Joe Daley Honoured with Community Mural

Former Jets Goalie Joe Daley Honoured with Community Mural

Joe Daley Mural

Joe Daley
Former Winnipeg Jets goaltender Joe Daley speaks at a ceremony to unveil a mural in his honour on Sunday, January 20, 2019. (TNSE / HANDOUT)

Former Winnipeg Jets goalie Joe Daley was honoured Sunday with the unveiling of a mural at the Bronx Community Centre.

The Winnipeg Jets unveiled the first of a series of historic team murals that will pop up in communities throughout the city to highlight the storied history of the team and its alumni.

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Brossoit Sets Franchise Record to Help Jets Past Golden Knights 4-1

Brossoit Sets Franchise Record to Help Jets Past Golden Knights 4-1

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

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Winnipeg Jets’ Mathieu Perreault (85) celebrates after scoring on Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during second period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Tuesday, January 15, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG — Laurent Brossoit didn’t mind facing a barrage of pucks. He quite enjoyed it, actually.

The Jets backup goalie stopped a franchise-record 26 shots in the second period and made a season-high 43 saves in Winnipeg’s 4-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday.

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Little Scores in Overtime to Give Jets 4-3 Win, Send Ducks to 11th Straight Loss

Little Scores in Overtime to Give Jets 4-3 Win, Send Ducks to 11th Straight Loss

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

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Winnipeg Jets’ Jacob Trouba (8) and Bryan Little (18) celebrate after Little scored the game-winning goal in overtime as Anaheim Ducks’ Rickard Rakell (67) looks on NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Sunday, January 13, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG — This time Bryan Little scored the game-winner with the spotlight on him.

The Jets forward found the back of the net off a rebound at 4:49 of overtime Sunday to lift Winnipeg to a 4-3 victory that extended the Anaheim Ducks’ losing streak to 11 games.

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Little Gets 500th Career Point as Jets Double Up Red Wings 4-2

Little Gets 500th Career Point as Jets Double Up Red Wings 4-2

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Kyle Connor - Winnipeg Jets
Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) jumps on a loose puck as Winnipeg Jets’ Kyle Connor (81) applies pressure and Wings’ Mike Green (25) defends during second-period NHL action in Winnipeg on Friday, January 11, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods )

WINNIPEG — Bryan Little was having a bit of a hard time wrapping his head around recording his 500th career point.

The Jets forward scored the game-winning goal as Winnipeg doubled up the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Friday.

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Zucker, Wild Hold on to Beat Winnipeg Jets 3-2

Zucker, Wild Hold on to Beat Winnipeg Jets 3-2

By Dave Campbell, The Associated Press

Connor Hellebuyck - Winnipeg Jets
Minnesota Wild’s Jordan Greenway (18) shoots a goal against Winnipeg Jets’ goalie Connor Hellebuyck (37) in the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Jason Zucker is squarely among the skaters Minnesota needs more production from over the second half of the schedule to return to the playoffs, a responsibility that’s not lost on him or anyone else on the Wild.

After a morning meeting of reassurance from coach Bruce Boudreau, lo and behold, Zucker responded with two goals.

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Injured Broncos Player Returns to the Ice for First Time Since Bus Crash

Injured Broncos Player Returns to the Ice for First Time Since Bus Crash

By The Canadian Press

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Hockey sticks to remember members of the Humboldt Broncos are silhouetted against the morning sun along a stretch of highway 6 in Saskatchewan, Friday, April 13, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward)

COLONSAY, Sask. — A defenceman who suffered a brain injury in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash last spring was back on the ice for the first time this week.

Layne Matechuk, 18, was injured in April when a transport truck and the bus carrying his junior hockey team collided at a rural intersection in Saskatchewan.

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Wheeler Scores, Sets Up Three Goals as Jets Topple Avalanche 7-4

Wheeler Scores, Sets Up Three Goals as Jets Topple Avalanche 7-4

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

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Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Scheifele (55) knocks his own rebound out of the air and into the back of the net behind Colorado Avalanche goaltender Philipp Grubauer (31) during third period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG — Blake Wheeler knows the Winnipeg Jets have offence that can explode at any time. It did Tuesday night.

The captain was one of seven players who scored, and he added three assists, as the Jets defeated the Colorado Avalanche 7?4.

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‘I Don’t Want a Trial:’ Truck Driver in Humboldt Broncos Crash Pleads Guilty

‘I Don’t Want a Trial:’ Truck Driver in Humboldt Broncos Crash Pleads Guilty

By Ryan McKenna, The Canadian Press

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu leaves provincial court in Melfort, Sask., Tuesday, January 8, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Kayle Neis)

MELFORT, Sask. — The driver of a transport truck involved in a deadly crash with the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team’s bus pleaded guilty Tuesday to all charges against him.

“I plead guilty, your honour,” Jaskirat Singh Sidhu said as he stood before a judge in a court in Melfort, Sask.

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