BREAKING: The Worst Is Confirmed For Ville Heinola

Published October 5, 2023 at 11:10 PM

Ville Heinola was looking to earn a roster spot with the Jets this season and was impressing in preseason until the worst came to fruition.

Heinola's Fate Revealed

Earlier tonight, Ville Heinola took a brutal hit where he fell awkwardly into the boards and needed help off the ice.

Ville Heinola helped down the #Jets tunnel after his collision with Erik Brannstrom.

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We now have gotten an update and it looks quite grim.

Ville Heinola's injury will not be a short term thing, says Rick Bowness. More evaluation to come but it doesn't look like a quick return is coming.

Heinola was a first-round pick back in 2019 and was looking for his first full NHL season with the Jets this year but he will need to focus on his injury at this moment. Brutal news for the 22-year-old defenseman.
October 5   |   69 answers
BREAKING: The Worst Is Confirmed For Ville Heinola

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