Who thought Montreal was just being nice?

It all makes sense now. Out of all the 29 NHL teams (not including Winnipeg of course), Montreal was the only official site to put up a story welcoming back Winnipeg to the NHL.

There are numerous sources on Twitter stating that the Winnipeg home opener will be against Montreal on Sunday, October 9. We’re still awaiting official word when the schedule is released tomorrow.

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Marshall Stevenson regularly contributes to one of the best Winnipeg Jets blogs as an editor and co-founder while also working on JET FUEL – a documentary about Winnipeg Jets fans. Of course he's also behind the only official, unofficial Jets fan gear site. And as if he wasn't busy enough, a co-host on the popular Winnipeg Jets focused Jets Hockey Podcast.