Winnipeg Jets Defenseman Dylan DeMelo and Brenden Dillon together at a Jets practice.
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Breaking: Winnipeg Jets Start Contract Negotiations with 2 Key Defenseman

Published January 11, 2024 at 1:47 PM
BY TRAVIS NEIL
     
Breaking news coming out of Winnipeg as Kevin Cheveldayoff has begun to start talking about extensions to 2 key players.

Jets Talking Extensions With DeMelo and Dillon



With how well the Jets have been doing this season it is quite an easy choice for a General Manager to try and keep the team together for as long as they can.

Kevin Cheveldayoff and Larry Simmons have begun contract negations with 2 big reasons for the Jets hot start to the season.


Kevin Cheveldayoff and Larry Simmons have begun conversations with Dylan DeMelo and Brenden Dillon's camps. Doesn't say negotiations are ongoing exactly. Sounds preliminary.


Both of these defenseman are known for their strong physical and defensive play that has allowed the team to sure up their defensive play. Along with having arguably the best goalie in hockey Connor Hellebuyck has made the Jets a scary team to play.
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January 11   |   266 answers
Breaking: Winnipeg Jets Start Contract Negotiations with 2 Key Defenseman

Do you wnat both of these guys extended?

Yes!17666.2 %
Only DeMelo207.5 %
Only Dillon3412.8 %
None3613.5 %
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