Jets place Laine, Thompson on injured reserve

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — The Jets placed forwards Patrik Laine and Nate Thompson on injured reserve Friday.

Laine has missed the past three games with an upper-body injury. The second overall pick in the 2016 draft, Laine had two goals and an assist in the Jets’ season opener before being sidelined.

Thompson suffered a lower-body injury Thursday in a win over the Ottawa Senators. He has been held pointless through four games.

Winnipeg added defenseman Dylan DeMelo to the active roster.

The Jets complete a three-game series against Ottawa on Saturday night.

Original article: https://www.espn.com/nhl/story/_/id/30760613/winnipeg-jets-place-patrik-laine-nate-thompson-injured-reserve

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *