February 26, 2024

Winnipeg Jets activate forward Mark Scheifele from IR

The Winnipeg Jets activated forward Mark Scheifele from injured reserve prior to Tuesday’s game against the host Pittsburgh Penguins.

Scheifele has been sidelined six games due to a lower-body injury. The Jets placed forward Axel Jonsson-Fjallby on waivers.

Scheifele, 30, has totaled 41 points (14 goals, 27 assists) in 41 games in 2023-24.

He has recorded 686 points (286 goals, 400 assists) in 764 games since being selected by the Jets with the seventh overall pick of the 2011 NHL Draft.

Jonsson-Fjallby, 25, had five points (two goals, three assists) in 26 games this season.