Here are some interesting facts about the Winnipeg Jets:
The original Winnipeg Jets were founded in 1972 and played in the Western Hockey Association (WHA). They were one of four teams that became part of the WHA – NHL merger and the team played their final game in Winnipeg on April 28, 1996.
In 1999, the city of Atlanta was awarded an NHL franchise. The team was called the Atlanta Thrashers and they played in Atlanta from 1999 – 2011. This franchise was sold to a group of businessmen and the team was relocated to Winnipeg in 2011. The team name was changed to the Winnipeg Jets and they have been playing in Winnipeg ever since.
The Winnipeg Jets logo has had two logo variations, including the original design back in 2000. See the different Winnipeg Jets logo designs that they have had over the years.
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