Old Winnipeg Jets

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  1. howie789

    howie789 Registered User

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    Congrats Winnipeg! I am from Cleveland, Ohio and love all the Canadian cities in the NHL, where hockey is a religion. I want the Nordiques back in Quebec as well. Some old Jets off the top of my head: Teemu (of course), Dale Hawerchuk, Doug Smail, Morris Lukowich, Bob Essensa, Jim Kyte (always got his ass beat), Dave Ellett, Doug Soetart, Thomas Steen, Brent Ashton...to name a few. What memories...and new ones soon to come. Can we expect to see the infamous "Whiteouts"?? We have to! - it's tradition.. :handclap:
    Again, congrats to Winnipeg.
     
  2. vadim sharifijanov

    vadim sharifijanov ugh

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    among former jets still in the league, i can think of off the top of my head doan, selanne, khabibulin, and draper. any others?

    i look forward to seeing the old jets fans giving these guys a round of applause when/if they come back to winnipeg as visitors next season.
     
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    just those four and keih tkachuck who just retired.
     
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    Bobby Hull couldn't come off the top of your head?
     
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    well aren't you a positive person lol
     
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    If we're talkin' OLD Winnipeg Jets, then we go with Chris Bordeleau, Norm Beaudin, Larry Hornung, Joe Zanussi, Steve Cuddie, Bob Ash, Ernie Wakely, Ab McDonald, Bob Woytowich, Garth Rizzuto, Joe Daley...
     
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    And please don't forget former Jet and all time hockey name Freeman Asmundson.
     
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    my favorite name

    Lars-Erik Sjoberg :yo:


    Ulf Nilsson
    Anders Hedberg
     
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    Yes! They called him "Duke".
     
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    Those guys were playing before my time, but I vaguely remember them as a little kid and know they were legendary Jets. Some nice names mentioned. I remember Laurie Boschman.
     

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