Jets Reassign Heinola to MooseBy: Manitoba Moose Staff | Published: January 24th 2023
The Winnipeg Jets announced today the team reassigned defenceman Ville Heinola to the Manitoba Moose.
Heinola, 21, has 11 points (1G, 10A) in 14 games with the Moose this season. The Honkajoki, Finland product sits fourth on the team in scoring among defencemen and paces the club with a plus-17 rating. Heinola has 49 points (10G, 39A) in 77 AHL contests, all with the Moose, in his career. Heinola has suited up in 10 games with Winnipeg this season and tallied one assist. Over the course of his career, the defender has appeared in 35 NHL games with the Jets, tallying 11 points (1G, 10A). Heinola was a first round pick (20th overall) of the Jets in the 2019 NHL Draft.
The Moose tangle with the Toronto Marlies at Canada Life Centre on Friday, Jan. 27. Puck drop is slated for 7 p.m. CT. Tickets to all upcoming Moose home games are available at MooseHockey.com/TICKETS.