Posts Tagged Manitoba

Jets face elimination down 3-0 in series against Ducks

Winnipeg Jets right wing Michael Frolik (67) scores against Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen (31) during the second period of Game 3 of the opening round of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey playoffs, Monday, April 20, 2015, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Anaheim defeated Winnipeg 5-4 in overtime, taking a 3-0 series lead. (Michael Goulding/The Orange County Register via AP)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — For teams in the NHL playoffs, the clinching fourth win is often the hardest one to get in a series.

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Ducks rally for 5-4 OT win, lead series 3-0

Anaheim Ducks Ryan Kesler (17) celebrates with Jakob Silfverberg (33) after scoring against the Winnipeg Jets during the third period of game three NHL playoff hockey action in Winnipeg, Monday, April 20, 2015. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)   MANDATORY CREDIT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Fired up for the first NHL playoff game in town in 19 years, Winnipeg Jets fans booed Corey Perry off the ice in warmups and cheered every icing call against the Anaheim Ducks.

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Bettman: Jets return could be example for Vegas

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, speaks to media prior to game three NHL playoffs between the Winnipeg Jets' and Anaheim Ducks in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, April 20, 2015.  (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)   MANDATORY CREDIT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — What the True North ownership group has done since getting the Winnipeg Jets from Atlanta could be an example for Las Vegas if the group led by Bill Foley is awarded an expansion franchise.

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