Jets Should Have Brought Niku to Finland The Winnipeg Jets have multiple Finnish players in their organization, including Sami Niku, but many of them are still in North America as the Jets prepare for their overseas games. On and off the ice, this is a mistake. The Jets haven’t met expectations so far this season and that has a lot to

‘Antifreeze in the veins’: Jets’ Sami Niku makes impact in NHL debut

Head coach Paul Maurice praises play of young stars in 5-4 OT win over Canadiens Darren Bernhardt · CBC News · Posted: Apr 04, 2018 9:00 AM CT | Last Updated: 2 hours ago The Winnipeg Jets’ Sami Niku celebrates his first NHL goal Tuesday night, after scoring on Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price during the third period. (Paul Chiasson/Canadian

Jets have a perfect replacement for Toby Enstrom in Sami Niku

TOGGLE NAVIGATION Jets have a perfect replacement for Toby Enstrom in Sami Niku By Murat Ates Mar 12, 2018 40  The Winnipeg Jets needed to find a replacement for Toby Enstrom – and fast. With Winnipeg scheduled to play the next day in Philadelphia, Enstrom skipped last Friday’s optional practice to nurse the lower body injury that

The peak season for Finnish sanction continues – AHL’s first-rate defender!

22.12.2017 12:20 Translated from Finnish; Sami Niku , defender of the Winnipeg Jets organization for this season, may be happy with his autumn season in North America. The 21-year-old defender in JYP last season finished the 1 + 1 night on Friday night when AHL’s Manitoba Moose, represented by Nik, broke the San Antonio Rampage 7-2.

Jets sign Sami Niku to entry-level contract

Niku was drafted in the seventh round of the 2015 NHL Draft by Winnipeg Jets PR @WpgJetsPR / Press Release 28 minutes ago Share The Winnipeg Jets announced they have agreed to terms with defenceman Sami Niku on a three-year entry-level contract with an annual value of $916,700. Niku, 20, played his third season with