August 21, 2017


13° C, Partly cloudy

Full Forecast


Advertise With Us

Jets put Pavelec back in goal

Hey there, time traveller!
This article was published 20/10/2011 (2131 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.

OTTAWA -- The Winnipeg Jets will start Ondrej Pavelec in goal tonight as the club looks for its second win of the season.

The Ottawa Senators have allowed 30 goals in six games and have won just one game in six tries.

Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec.


Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec.

The Jets fell 4-3 in the shootout to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday and are now 1-3-1 on the season.

Jets coach Claude Noel wants to see Pavelec again tonight despite the back-to-back games.

"He was pretty good last night. This is a chance to get him into a rhythm," said Noel.

The coach wasn't expecting to make any lineup adjustments but did say forward Jim Slater could miss tonight due to the flu.

"I'll have (Tim) Stapleton take the warmup and if Jim can't go, that'll be the switch," said Noel.


Advertise With Us


Updated on Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 1:19 PM CDT: Corrects typo

You can comment on most stories on You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

Have Your Say

New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscribers only. why?

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press Subscribers only. why?

The Winnipeg Free Press does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. These terms were revised effective January 2015.

Photo Store

Scroll down to load more