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Joel Armia | Winger | #40

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (24) / 5/31/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 205
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (16) / BUF
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Joel Armia potted a shorthanded goal in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to Columbus.
Armia got his first goal of the season with just 1:37 remaining in the third period. He scored four of his 10 markers last season while on the penalty kill. Oct 18 - 11:14 AM

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Joel Armia will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Vancouver Canucks.

Armia has skated in two games this season, but this will be his second consecutive game in the press box. He has no points and a minus-4 rating this season. Ben Chiarot will join him in the press box, while Dustin Byfuglien is out with an injury.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 12 - 10:06 PM

Joel Armia will probably spend Monday's game in the press box.

Armia played in the Jets' first two contests, but it's not surprising to see Winnipeg mix things up after they lost those games by considerable margins. He has no points and a minus-four rating in 2017-18.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 9 - 8:56 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have announced that Joel Armia will draw into the lineup for Brendan Lemieux tonight against the Flames.

It appears Armia will join Andrew Copp and Marko Dano while J.C. Lipon will be demoted to the 4th line. A former 16th overall pick, Armia netted a career high 10 goals and 19 points last season with the Jets. He's turned into a solid two-way forward with room for some offensive growth.
Sep 30 - 6:28 PM

Joel Armia left Thursday's game with a minor undisclosed injury.

He did not practice Friday and should be considered day-to-day.
Sep 23 - 1:15 PM

Joel Armia helped spark Winnipeg's penalty kill on Tuesday night.

He scored his third shorthanded goal of the year in the contest. The Jets also killed off all four of the Devils' power plays in a 4-3 shootout win. "I've been trying to improve my PK a lot," said Armia. "When you play good defence, maybe you get the (scoring) chances sometimes. But it's not about scoring goals. It's about shutting their power play down." Unfortunately, that hasn't happened often as Winnipeg ranks 28th overall in the league on penalty kill this season.
Mar 30 - 11:20 AM

Joel Armia picked up a goal during Saturday's 3-1 over Montreal.

It was his sixth goal and 12th point of the season. Now through 80 career NHL games, he has 10 goals and 22 points.
Feb 18 - 7:15 PM

Joel Armia scored a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Minnesota Wild.

Armia did all of his damage in the middle period, as he helped set up Bryan Little's goal to cut the deficit to 3-1 and he really made things interesting when he scored to make it 3-2. Unfortunately for the Jets, that's as close as they would come to tying the game. Armia has four goals and five assists in 31 games this season. He isn't worth owning in any fantasy format.
Feb 7 - 11:51 PM

Joel Armia scored his first goal since Oct. 25th during Saturday's 4-3 loss to Buffalo.

It'd only been 12 games in the NHL for Armia over that time, but still, that's a long time between goals. Through 17 games this season he's now up to two goals and five points.
Jan 7 - 4:23 PM

Joel Armia will return to action on Thursday against the Canucks.

Armia is expected to skate to the left of Adam Lowry and Shawn Matthias. The young forward has posted four points in 10 games this season.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 08:21:00 PM

Joel Armia (lower body) is off the injured reserve list.

Armia hasn't been able to play since Nov. 3. He has a goal and four points in 10 contests in 2016-17.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 03:26:00 PM

Joel Armia (lower body) was a full participant at Wednesday's practice.

He is close to returning to the lineup after missing the last 24 games with a lower-body injury. Armia could be an option for Thursday night against Vancouver.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 09:29:00 AM

Joel Armia has been steadily recovering from a lower-body injury and may in fact return to action over the next 7-10 days.

Armia has been sidelined since November 3rd, but he is practising with his teammates and is getting close to re-joining the Jets' lineup.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 12:47:00 PM

Joel Armia (lower body) skated Wednesday in a non-contact jersey.

He could be ready to play next week when the Jets have a home-and-home series versus Vancouver. Armia hasn't played since Nov. 3 due to a lower-body injury.
Thu, Dec 15, 2016 09:47:00 AM

Joel Armia (lower body) could be back in the lineup in mid-to-late December.

Armia has been out of commission since Nov. 3 because of a lower-body injury. He has one goal and three assists in 10 games with the Jets this season.
Tue, Dec 6, 2016 05:04:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mark Scheifele
2Bryan Little
3Adam Lowry
4Nic Petan
LW1Nikolaj Ehlers
2Mathieu Perreault
3Andrew Copp
4Shawn Matthias
5Kyle Connor
6Brandon Tanev
7Matt Hendricks
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Patrik Laine
3Joel Armia
4Marko Dano
5Brendan Lemieux
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Jacob Trouba
3Josh Morrissey
4Tyler Myers
5Dmitry Kulikov
6Toby Enstrom
7Ben Chiarot
8Tucker Poolman
G1Steve Mason
2Connor Hellebuyck