Ryan Dixon
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Ryan Dixon has been covering pro sports— beginning with hockey — since 2006. After spending five years with The Hockey News, Ryan joined the Sportsnet team in 2011. He specializes in features and has written about everything from NHL stars to soccer in Northern Uganda. Ryan is the co-host of the Tape II Tape hockey podcast on Sportsnet.ca.
Notebook: Jets motivated by chance to prove critics wrong
Ryan Dixon
Trading away Jacob Trouba has left a big hole on the Winnipeg Jets' blue line. Plus, notes on Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers, who still have room to grow.
Jets' Bryan Little hungry for bounce-back campaign in 2019-20
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Why the Winnipeg Jets need Josh Morrissey now more than ever
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Josh Morrissey is coming off a career-best season on offence despite being limited to 59 games due to injury and was rewarded with an eight-year extension that will keep him in Winnipeg through 2027-28. Perfect timing, because after a summer of roster turnover, the Jets need the 24-year-old blue liner now more than ever.
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Jets 'not worried yet' about Laine, Connor deals but season closing in
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While the Jets — who’ve been gathering in Winnipeg for informal skates for a number of days now — would love to have their teammates Patrik Laine and Kyle Connor twirling around the ice with them, everyone understands the reality of the situation.
Three biggest questions facing the Winnipeg Jets entering training camp
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Orange is the new black: Terry Ryan rocks the ball hockey nationals
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On the ground in Newfoundland with actor, author and ex-NHLer Terry Ryan for a Hall-of-Fame introduction to the sport that got his life back on track.
Luke Hughes following brothers Jack and Quinn on path to NHL
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After Quinn and Jack Hughes both were picked early in the NHL Draft the past two years, a third brother is on the way. Luke Hughes is a defenceman joining the USNTDP this season, and comes with similar characteristics to his Canucks prospect brother.
Nick Suzuki the latest talented addition to Canadiens' revamped centre depth
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How Patrik Stefan’s love for hockey has come full circle
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He was the No. 1 pick in a brutal draft class and his short-lived career is best remembered for an all-time gaffe. But Patrik Stefan’s passion for hockey has never burned brighter. This is why.