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Winnipeg Wants the Phoenix Coyotes to Be the Jets Again

Published by on May 9, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

While the Phoenix Coyotes make headlines over a controversial bankruptcy and a possible move to Hamilton, Ontario, Winnipeg hockey fans wish the franchise was returning to Manitoba as the Jets.

The Phoenix Coyotes may be moving back to Winnipeg, Forbes magazine reported earlier this year.

"Winnipeg hockey fans, whose hearts were ripped out when their beloved Jets became the Phoenix Coyotes over a decade ago, are crossing their fingers in hopes the financially strapped NHL franchise could be returning to Canada," according to the Canadian Press and The Hockey News.

Jets' diehard believes Winnipeg's NHL time will come, according to the Ottawa Citizen.

Faltering Phoenix gives Winnipeg fans hope, the...

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