Topic: winnipeg jets 2019 nhl playoff run

Home-ice advantage 'doesn't seem as powerful,' coach says as Jets come back to Winnipeg with series tied

Fans might think the Jets have all the momentum coming home after winning the last two games against the Blues in St. Louis, but no one was hearing that from the Winnipeg coach and players Thursday.

They did a survey, and guess what? (Almost) everybody loves Jets, and Big Buff most of all

If they used this survey on Family Feud, Winnipeggers would rake in all the points.
Opinion

The storm over Winnipeg's Whiteout and why words matter

Don't abolish the Winnipeg Jets Whiteout parties, says linguistics professor Nicole Rosen — but consider other names that mean exactly the same thing, but have less potential for unwanted undertones.

Whiteout street party tickets for Thursday already sold out after capacity cut to 11,000

True North Sports and Entertainment is cutting down the number of tickets available to attend the Whiteout street party to 11,000 after consulting with police about staffing across the city.
Video

Breaking down the mechanics of Jets winger Patrik Laine's whip-fast one-timer

It's no secret Winnipeg Jets winger Patrik Laine was in a scoring slump in the latter half of the season. Jets fans love the Finnish phenom, but it's not a stretch to say some of his biggest supporters have grown a little anxious waiting for him to hit a hot streak again like he did last fall.

This Manitoba couple has a good reason to cheer for the St. Louis Blues — their son

Donning a St. Louis Blues jersey in Winnipeg right now is likely to draw the ire of all around you. But Bob and Lois Edmundson have a pretty good excuse to do that — their son is St. Louis defenceman Joel Edmundson.

PHOTOS: Whiteout fans left singing the Blues, as visitors again dash Jets' hopes

Jets fans were subjected to wild swings of emotion at Friday's Whiteout street party.

'They've got to find another level': Jets fall into 2-0 hole in series against Blues

The Jets finally found their wings. It just wasn’t enough to fly past the St. Louis Blues and now they face a 2-0 deficit in their playoff series.

Winnipeg Whiteout Street Party sells out

All 15,000 tickets to the street party outside Bell MTS Place during the Winnipeg Jets' second playoff game had been sold by Friday morning, organizers say.

From Winnipeg's walls to the Winnipeg Jets: Artist designs custom jackets for players' wives, girlfriends

Local graffiti artist Pat Lazo, who just learned how to skate three years ago, never imagined he'd be tapped to create custom jackets for members of the Winnipeg Jets organization.

Winnipeg Jets' Whiteout street parties need name change, says black organization

Winnipeg's Whiteout street parties are attracting thousands of Jets fans downtown to celebrate their team, but for some people the image of throngs dressed head-to-toe in all white can be threatening.

Physical Jets-Blues playoff series will take toll on players, says coach

Whichever team manages to advance from the playoff series between the Jets and Blues, they are going to be battered and bruised and still face a long road to the Stanley Cup.

Don't read too much into Jets' Game 1 loss, sports psychologists caution anxious fans

Two Manitoba sports psychologists think the Winnipeg Jets still have a shot at being successful in their quest to take home the Stanley Cup despite a 2-1 loss Wednesday to the St. Louis Blues and a tendency of failing to hold on to a lead after two periods.

'We're a total Jets family': As NHL playoffs begin, step into a Winnipeg superfan's shrine

Nearly every square inch of Greg Burnett's Winnipeg home is adorned in the red, blue and white of his hometown Jets.

Jets Whiteout street parties get $400,000 shot from province

The money — $100,000 for each playoff round reached by the Jets on their quest to the Stanley Cup — will be used by Travel Manitoba to help the city and True North Sports and Entertainment host the parties during every home game.

Morrissey back, Tanev still out as Jets prepare for St. Louis Blues

Defenceman Josh Morrissey will draw back into the Winnipeg lineup but forward Brandon Tanev won't dress when the Jets open their first-round playoff series against St. Louis Blues at home on Wednesday.
Analysis

In the first round of the playoffs, Winnipeg needs to get rid of the Blues

The Winnipeg Jets and St. Louis Blues finished 2018-19 with the same amount of points, but the two teams trended in opposite directions over the latter part of the season. Here's how they match up.

Winnipeg Jets begin playoffs at home on Wednesday

The NHL has released the schedule for the first round of the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs, and Winnipeg Jets fans won't have to wait long to get a taste. 

Winnipeg Jets Whiteout parties to return

Popular street parties to cheer on the Winnipeg Jets in the NHL playoffs to return now that Jets have clinched a spot. Details coming in a few days.