Consider them Santa’s little helpers, the ones who are quick to gift-wrap perfect passes for their teammates.
Blake Wheeler co-led the league with six assists as part of his seven-point week (1-6–7) which featured a career first.
The Winnipeg Jets have signed captain Blake Wheeler to a five-year contract extension.
Blake Wheeler has plenty of fond recollections of growing up in Plymouth, Minnesota, the place where the Winnipeg Jets captain first discovered hockey.
In keeping with the spirit of the season, specifically, ‘‘Tis better to give than to receive,’ we can’t pass up featuring the Top 5 assists leaders so far in 2017-18.
Blake Wheeler helped lead the Winnipeg Jets to a seven-point week while he tallied 10 points of his own (2-8–10) to take over the league lead in assists with his 28th of the season.
Blake Wheeler didn’t realize it’s been 10 years since he scored ‘the goal.’ But he’s had plenty of reminders through reenactments from a familiar face.