The Manitoba Moose will make the trek across the city on Tuesday for an open practice at Varsity View Sportsplex.
The noon hour on-ice session is a result of fans submitting entries through the Hockey Manitoba website to promote their local rink as the site of this season’s community practice. The event will end with a team skate with the Minor Atom A1 Winterhawks Blue.
WINNIPEG — Players from the Manitoba Moose will unveil a special edition polar bear jersey the team will wear later this season during a visit to the Assiniboine Park Zoo on Sunday afternoon.
The Moose are also presenting zoo officials with a cheque for $5,793.72 raised from the auction of the team’s polar bear themed jerseys worn last season on February 3, 2017.
Hockey sticks that were broken during last season’s Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose games have been brought back to life thanks to Red River College.
Students in RRC’s Aerospace Manufacturing Program repaired the sticks using composite materials after receiving a donation of the broken hardware from True North Sports + Entertainment.
The Winnipeg Jets inked forward Jansen Harkins to a three-year entry-level contract on Friday.
The deal is valued at $925,000 and will see Harkins spend the remainder of the season with the Manitoba Moose.