Winnipeg, MB - The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club announced today they have activated centre Bryan Little from Injured Reserve.
Little, 29, was injured in the Jets first game of the season against Carolina. He has missed the last 23 games with a lower-body injury. Little, from Cambridge, Ont., is third in franchise games played and points and second in franchise history in goals. Last season he had 42 points (17G, 25A) in 57 games. He missed the last 25 games of the 2015-16 season with an upper-body injury. Originally drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the first round, 12th overall at the 2006 NHL draft, Little has 386 career NHL points (163G, 223A) in 614 games played.
Winnipeg Jets forward Nic Petan has been placed on retro-active injured reserve to Nov. 27th with a lower-body injury.