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Paul Postma | Defenseman | #4

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (28) / 2/22/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 195
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 7 (205) / WPG
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Paul Postma underwent double sports hernia surgery on Friday.
He obviously won't play again this season. Postma recorded career-highs in games played (65), assists (13) and points (14). His future with the Jets is uncertain because he is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent in the summer. Apr 3 - 3:30 PM

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Paul Postma will undergo surgery for his lower body injury, which will need four-to-eight weeks for recovery.

And so ends his season. In 65 games this season Postma has posted just a goal and 14 points with 36 hits and 42 blocks.
Apr 1 - 3:31 PM

Paul Postma (lower body) may need surgery.

Coach Paul Maurice said a decision on that matter will come in the next few days. Postma hasn't played since Mar. 16 because of a lower-body injury.
Mar 28 - 12:47 PM

Paul Postma is out of action with a lower-body injury.

Consider the Jets' seventh defenseman day-to-day for the time being. Brian Strait will take his place against the Wild on Sunday.
Mar 19 - 11:49 AM

Paul Postma scored his first goal of the season on Thursday night.

He logged just 7:51 of ice time against Pittsburgh, but it was enough to finally get on the board in the goal department. The Jets defender has also contributed 11 assists in 54 games this campaign.
Feb 17 - 10:30 AM

Paul Postma will be scratched against the Oilers on Sunday.

Through 25 games this season the veteran defender has five helpers with 14 hits and 17 blocks.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 08:25:00 PM

Paul Postma won't be in the lineup Wednesday when the Jets take on the Minnesota Wild.

Joining Postma in the press box will be Chase De Leo, a familiar combination that watches games often. Rosters aren't likely to need adjusting with these two so low on the fantasy radar.
Wed, Nov 23, 2016 07:01:00 PM

Paul Postma will be joined by Chase De Leo in the press box on Sunday against Carolina.

Postma has picked up a trio of helpers along with 10 blocks and 12 hits in 16 games this season. Which is nice to see considering how much time he's lost to injury over the last couple of seasons.
Sun, Nov 20, 2016 04:41:00 PM

Paul Postma will tag in for Tyler Myers against the Sabres on Sunday afternoon.

Unfortunately Postma has yet to make an impact on the score sheet through his first three games of the season, and has not made much of a career in doing so either. So we'd let him lie on the wire.
Sun, Oct 30, 2016 02:38:00 PM

Jacob Trouba's trade request might give a defender like Paul Postma a shot at regular playing time with the Jets this season.

"I try not to worry about stuff that happens in the media, contracts and stuff. What's going on with (Trouba) has nothing to do with me, but it does play a small part and it's tough not to think about," said Postma. "I just want to play my best and whatever happens, happens." He appeared in just 26 games with the Jets last season and would like to play on a more consistent basis.
Wed, Sep 28, 2016 09:21:00 AM

It's been a long, long time since Paul Postma last scored a goal.

Since Dec. 31st, 2014 to be exact, however that's only a span of 19 games for him due to injury. Postma scored the seventh goal of his career in 115 games, but the Jets fell to the Ducks 3-2 in overtime on Sunday.
Sun, Mar 20, 2016 06:35:00 PM

Paul Postma played in his first game Thursday night since returning from his minor-league conditioning stint.

Thursday's 6-5 shootout loss to Tampa Bay was Postma's first appearance since Nov. 10 and his third of the season. He had a minus-2 rating in 9:00 of ice time.
Fri, Feb 19, 2016 03:31:00 AM

Paul Postma's conditioning stint with AHL Manitoba has been going well.

Postma, who hasn't played with the Jets since Nov. 10, was sent to the minors on Jan. 11. He has a goal and three points in five AHL games. A conditioning stint can last up to two weeks, so he'll be back with Winnipeg soon.
Fri, Jan 22, 2016 03:33:00 PM

Paul Postma has been sent to the AHL on a conditioning assignment.

He has played in just two games with the Jets this season and he hasn't been in the lineup since Nov. 10.
Mon, Jan 11, 2016 01:14:00 PM

Paul Postma will make his regular season debut for the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night.

He will play on a pairing with Mark Stuart. The 26-year-old had two goals and six points in 42 games with the Jets last season. He won't have any fantasy value tonight or any other night this season.
Sat, Nov 7, 2015 12:42:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mark Scheifele
2Bryan Little
3Adam Lowry
4Nic Petan
5Marko Dano
LW1Nikolaj Ehlers
2Mathieu Perreault
3Andrew Copp
4Shawn Matthias
5Brandon Tanev
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Patrik Laine
3Joel Armia
4Chris Thorburn
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Jacob Trouba
3Toby Enstrom
4Tyler Myers
5Josh Morrissey
6Ben Chiarot
7Paul Postma
8Julian Melchiori
9Mark Stuart
G1Connor Hellebuyck
2Michael Hutchinson
3Ondrej Pavelec