Al Montoya made 34 saves in his first win in his hometown and Andrew Ladd scored his 150th goal, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 victory over the slumping Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday.
They face nine games prior to the Olympic break, and eight of them are on the road — including games at Detroit, Minnesota, Vancouver, San Jose, Los Angeles, and Anaheim.
This could only happen with hockey fans.
Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane scored in the first period, leading the Chicago Blackhawks to a 4-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday night.
Brandon Bollig, Patrick Sharp and Nick Leddy scored within a 4:55 span in the second period to lead Chicago to a 5-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday that extended the Blackhawks’ winning streak to three games.
The Blackhawks agreed to contract extensions with defenseman Johnny Oduya and forward Jamal Mayers Tuesday, bringing both unrestricted free agents back to Chicago for another season.
The Montreal Canadiens have hired Marc Bergevin to be their new general manager.
The Blackhawks currently own the sixth seed in the Western Conference, and the pressure of making the playoffs is something the 30-year-old defenseman welcomes.
One Jets expert said Oduya will fit nicely with the Hawks’ style of play.
Former Blackhawks enforcer Dustin Byfuglien was reportedly arrested Wednesday night on suspicion of boating while intoxicated on a Minnesota lake.
COLEMAN, Alberta (AP) — Winnipeg Jets center Rick Rypien was found dead in his home Monday, nine months after he took a leave of absence to deal with an undisclosed personal matter. An official with […]
Former Blackhawks forward Andrew Ladd has signed a long-term extension with the Winnipeg Jets, the team announced Tuesday.