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Maurice took an unusual path to becoming Florida's coach

Jun. 23, 2022 16:45 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Paul Maurice’s journey toward becoming the new coach of the Florida Panthers included a fortuitous flick of the remote control, plus was aided by a college admissions department. He was watching games one night in January, a month or so after he stepped aside...

Jets' Kyle Connor wins Lady Byng for gentlemanly conduct

Jun. 06, 2022 20:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Winnipeg Jets forward Kyle Connor has won the Lady Byng Trophy, given to the NHL’s most gentlemanly player. The league announced the honor Monday night before Game 4 of the Western Conference final between Colorado and Edmonton. Connor tied for the...

Column: Maple Leafs now at 55 years since last championship

May. 16, 2022 15:08 PM EDT

As soon as the NHL expanded to more than six teams, and television sets started showing games in color, the Toronto Maple Leafs were in trouble. Once again, the hockey playoffs are moving on to the second round without the Maple Leafs, who will be watching the rest of the postseason...

Connor scores 47th, Jets rally for 4-3 win over Kraken

May. 01, 2022 21:37 PM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Kyle Connor scored his 47th goal of the season at 9:05 of the third period to rally the Winnipeg Jets to a season-ending 4-3 win over the Seattle Kraken on Sunday. Morgan Barron, Blake Wheeler and Dominic Toninato also scored for Winnipeg (39-32-11), which...

Eric Comrie has first NHL shutout, Jets beat Flyers 4-0

Apr. 27, 2022 23:41 PM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Eric Comrie made 35 saves for his first NHL shutout in the Winnipeg Jets’ 4-0 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night. “It feels really good. It’s a happy moment for myself,” Comrie said. “A lot of hard work went into that. But a...

Jets score quickly in 3rd, sending Avs to 4th straight loss

Apr. 24, 2022 23:22 PM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Adam Lowry, Blake Wheeler and Kyle Connor all scored in a span of 3:21 in the third period to help the Winnipeg Jets beat Colorado 4-1 on Sunday night, handing the Avalanche their season-high fourth straight loss. Nikolaj Ehlers also scored a late...

Jarvis helps Hurricanes rally from 2 down to beat Jets 4-2

Apr. 21, 2022 22:43 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Seth Jarvis has been watching his Carolina Hurricanes teammates closely as a rookie learning the NHL game. And he's following their advice when it comes to finding the back of the net. “Go to the net," Jarvis said of the veterans' message, “and good things...

Rangers record 3rd straight shutout, beat Jets 3-0

Apr. 19, 2022 23:38 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Strome scored twice, Adam Fox added a goal and Igor Shesterkin made 31 saves as the New York Rangers recorded a third-straight shutout and their 50th win of the season, 3-0 over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night. Eric Comrie made 31 saves for the Jets....

Nikita Kucherov, Victor Hedman help Lightning beat Jets 7-4

Apr. 16, 2022 23:29 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Nikita Kucherov scored twice and added two assists, Victor Hedman had four assists and the Tampa Bay Lightning tied a season high in goals in a 7-4 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night. Two-time defending champion Tampa Bay won consecutive games for...

East-leading Panthers beat Jets 6-1, win streak at 9 games

Apr. 15, 2022 22:35 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky made 30 saves, Jonathan Huberdeau and Gustav Forsling each scored twice and the Florida Panthers won their ninth straight game, beating the Winnipeg Jets 6-1 on Friday night. Bobrovsky picked up win number 36 for the season, a franchise record....