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The Hockey Writers 4 hours ago

Jets’ Off-Ice News Continues to Be in Spotlight

Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice revealed Friday that he met with defenceman Dustin Byfuglien this week, putting another off-ice development front and centre during an unusual training camp. Byfuglien has been on a personal leave of absence since the f... The post Jets’ Off-Ice News Continues to Be in Spotlight appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
CBC News 19 hours ago
Jets' off-ice news remains the focus as Maurice meets with Byfuglien

Jets' off-ice news remains the focus as Maurice meets with Byfuglien

Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice revealed Friday that he met with defenceman Dustin Byfuglien this week, putting another off-ice development front and centre during an unusual training camp.
Sportsnet.ca 20 hours ago
Jets coach Paul Maurice says he met with Dustin Byfuglien

Jets coach Paul Maurice says he met with Dustin Byfuglien

Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice revealed Friday that he met with defenceman Dustin Byfuglien this week, putting another off-ice development front and centre during an unusual training camp. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Winnipeg Sun 23 hours ago

Maurice has ‘wonderful’ meeting with Byfuglien

Paul Maurice’s propensity this training camp to meet questions about his missing players with subtle jokes continued in full force on Friday. A couple of Instagram photos of Dustin Byfuglien enjoying a cold one on the patio at an Earl’s restaurant in Winnipeg on Thursday seeped into Maurice’s scrum after Friday morning’s practice. Selfies with […]
Sportsnet.ca 23 hours ago
Maurice throws shade when bombarded with new Byfuglien questions

Maurice throws shade when bombarded with new Byfuglien questions

Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice has some fun ripping social media, says he pays zero attention to it, and says he did have a great face-to-face chat with Dustin Byfuglien, but spares details again. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 20, 2019
Elliotte Friedman discusses Chabot’s new deal, Matthew Tkachuk and the Jets’ roster

Elliotte Friedman discusses Chabot’s new deal, Matthew Tkachuk and the Jets’ roster

Elliotte Friedman talks with Boomer and Klein to give his take on Thomas Chabot’s new deal. He weighs in on Matthew Tkachuk and the restricted free agents. Friedman discusses the Jets’ roster, offseason and Dustin Byfuglien. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Sep 19, 2019

NHL Rumors: Byfuglien, Rantanen, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news on the reasons for the absence of Dustin Byfuglien in Winnipeg, updates on how close (or not close) the Colorado Avalanche are to signing Mikko Rantanen, and if there is a deal in place from the Edmonton Oilers to sign a KHL forward. Why is Byfuglien Taking […] The post NHL Rumors: Byfuglien, Rantanen, Oilers, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 19, 2019
31 Thoughts: Byfuglien decision will have major ripple effect

31 Thoughts: Byfuglien decision will have major ripple effect

If Dustin Byfuglien retires, it will affect not just the Winnipeg Jets but the entire Western Conference playoff race. More in the latest 31 Thoughts. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Silver Seven Sep 19, 2019
Melnyk Goes Back to Court, Byfuglien Ponders Retirement, and more!

Melnyk Goes Back to Court, Byfuglien Ponders Retirement, and more!

Photo by Richard A. Whittaker/Icon Sportswire via It’s the Thursday edition of our Links, News, and Notes feature The Ottawa Senators are 2-0, and look poised for a breakout....pre-season. Jokes aside, hockey’s back and we’ve got lots of interesting things to talk about so let’s get to it: You may have heard that Dustin Byfuglien has been granted a leave of absence from the Winnipeg Jets. There’s not much known about the situation, but Paul Maurice told the media there wasn’t anything “sinister” about it, and Bob McKenzie tweeted on Wednesday that Byfuglien might just...
The Hockey Writers Sep 19, 2019

Jets Will Have a Big Hole if Byfuglien Retires

For the past eight seasons, Dustin Byfuglien has been — both literally and figuratively — a huge part of the Winnipeg Jets’ D-corps. However, with the 6-foot-5, 260-pound blueliner taking a leave of absence earlier this month and pondering walking away from the game entirely, the Jets might lose “Big Buff” for good. Retiring early […] The post Jets Will Have a Big Hole if Byfuglien Retires appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Winnipeg Sun Sep 18, 2019

Morrissey blossomed under big Buff’s wing

Josh Morrissey says he misses No. 33 every day that he’s away from training camp. The Winnipeg Jets defenceman says Dustin Byfuglien was a big part of his being able to make the jump straight from the AHL to the NHL three years ago. The two were paired together at the beginning of Morrissey’s rookie […]
Sportsnet.ca Sep 18, 2019
Byfuglien uncertainty puts more pressure on thin Jets blue line

Byfuglien uncertainty puts more pressure on thin Jets blue line

With Dustin Byfuglien taking a leave of absence from the Winnipeg Jets and considering retirement, a Winnipeg Jets defence corps that lost other key players this summer is suddenly in the spot light and could be a concern for the win-now team in 2019-20. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 18, 2019
Is Dustin Byfuglien Calling It A Career? | Instant Analysis

Is Dustin Byfuglien Calling It A Career? | Instant Analysis

Almost a week after granting Dustin Byfuglien a leave of absence, Sportsnet has learned that the Jets defenceman may be considering retirement. Jets Insider Sean Reynolds joins Danielle Michaud to discuss the situation. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 18, 2019
Maurice makes it clear that Dustin Byfuglien news will remain private

Maurice makes it clear that Dustin Byfuglien news will remain private

Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice addresses the news that Dustin Byfuglien has taken a leave from the team and is contemplating his future in the NHL. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
CBC News Sep 18, 2019
Uncertainty surrounds Jets' Byfuglien as defenceman remains no-show at training camp

Uncertainty surrounds Jets' Byfuglien as defenceman remains no-show at training camp

Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien is believed to be using his time away from the team to ponder his career and possible retirement, TSN hockey analyst Bob McKenzie says.

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