Description: Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba played the role of hero Saturday in a come-from-behind win over Edmonton.
Insight: Trouba tied the game at one with a shorthanded goal early in the third period and provided the game-winner just 70 seconds into overtime. The 19-year-old is second among rookie defensemen with seven goals this season.
10/19/2013 3:48:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg blue-liner Jacob Trouba could miss up to a month after suffering a sprained neck on Friday. SOURCE: Winnipeg Free Press
Insight: Considering how awful the injury looked, it's actually good news that Trouba will only be out a month. The 19-year-old from Michigan has registered three points (one goal, two assists) in eight games this season.
10/18/2013 10:37:00 PM
Description: Jets rookie defenseman Jacob Trouba left Friday's game on a stretcher after losing his footing and falling face first into the boards behind the Blues' net.
Insight: The Jets tweeted that Trouba was alert and gave the fans a thumbs up as he was being wheeled off the ice. Prior to Friday's game, the 2012 No. 9 overall pick had one goal, two points, 14 SOG and was averaging 23:26 of ice time over his first seven NHL games.