Atlanta Thrashers sale

Winnipeg’s team name announcement should come today; Reports indicate it will be the Jets

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True North is expected to announce the new Winnipeg team's name some time before they make their first pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft tonight. [more]

NHL Board of Governors officially approve Atlanta Thrashers’ relocation to Winnipeg

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As expected, the NHL's Board of Governors approved the relocation of the Atlanta Thrashers to Winnipeg, making True North Sports and Entertainment their new owners. [more]

Report: Winnipeg will interview head coaches candidates … including Craig Ramsay?

The new Winnipeg team plans on interviewing new head coaching candidates, but strangely enough, they'll give lame duck coach Craig Ramsay an interview too. [more]

Winnipeg fallout: Thrashers staffers face uncertain future, Manitoba Moose move

True North replaced many Thrashers staffers with Manitoba Moose employees while key coaching staff members wonder about their future. Speaking of the Moose: they'll play in St. John's N.L. next season. [more]