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Jacob Trouba | Defenseman | #8

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (23) / 2/26/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 202
College: Michigan
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (9) / WPG
Contract: view contract details

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Jacob Trouba (lower body) could be back in the lineup in March.
Trouba is slated to return a week or two after Adam Lowry (upper body) comes back in early March. The Jets blueliner has been out of action since Jan. 25 with what is believed to an ankle injury. Feb 20 - 5:07 PM

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Jacob Trouba (lower body) has been placed on injured reserve.

Trouba is projected to miss six-to-eight weeks because of a lower-body injury, so this move isn't surprising. The Jets also activated Adam Lowry from injured reserve in a corresponding move.
Jan 30 - 4:13 PM

Coach Paul Maurice has confirmed that Jacob Trouba will be out six-to-eight weeks due to a lower-body injury.

The initial report called it an ankle injury. Maurice said Trouba was hurt late in last Thursday's shootout loss to Anaheim.
Jan 29 - 4:31 PM

The Winnipeg Jets could be without defenseman Jacob Trouba for an extended period due to an ankle injury.

Trouba has reportedly been given a six-to-eight week timeline for a recovery. He suffered the injury late in Thursday’s 4-3 shootout loss to the Anaheim Ducks. He has three goals and 20 assists in 50 games this season and is second on the Jets for average ice time behind only Dustin Byfuglien. Trouba will join a lengthy injured list that also includes star center Mark Scheifele.
Jan 29 - 12:09 AM

Jacob Trouba had a goal and an assist in Friday's 4-3 win against Buffalo.

Trouba snapped a 17-game goalless drought with his third goal of the year. He finished the match with four shots and currently has 15 points through 42 contests.
Jan 6 - 12:13 PM

Jacob Trouba will play on the top power-play unit Monday night.

Trouba will replace injured defender Dustin Byfuglien, who is considered week-to-week with a lower-body injury. He has two goals and 10 points in 30 games this campaign.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 12:33:00 PM

Jacob Trouba received a match penalty for an illegal check to the head of Calgary's Marek Hrivik on Monday night.

Trouba is suspended pending league review of the hit, but coach Paul Maurice believes it could be rescinded. "I've looked at it a bunch of times. I understand the call on the ice, just the way it looks because of the angles of the referees," Maurice said. "And I want that call in exhibition, you don't want to miss something like that and the game gets right out of hand. But I think you'll find it end up being a pretty clean hit."
Tue, Sep 26, 2017 09:55:00 AM

Jacob Trouba tallied a pair of power-play goals in a 5-4 win against Columbus on Thursday night.

He has produced six of his 33 points in the last five outings. It's been a great year for Trouba even though he started late due to a contract dispute.
Fri, Apr 7, 2017 11:59:00 AM

Jacob Trouba collected a pair of assists in Saturday's 4-2 win over Ottawa.

He finished the match with a plus-3 rating in 24:46 of ice time. Trouba has a career-high 31 points in 57 outings this season.
Sun, Apr 2, 2017 10:29:00 AM

Jacob Trouba will suit up in Friday night's game against the Anaheim Ducks.

Trouba has missed five consecutive games because of the injury. He has six goals and 21 assists in 52 games this season. Trouba averages 24:49 of ice time per game for the Jets this season.
Fri, Mar 24, 2017 09:34:00 PM

Jacob Trouba (upper body) won't play in Thursday's match against the Kings, despite taking in the morning skate.

Trouba hasn't played since March 11th. He's posted six goals and 27 points along with 52 PIMs, 90 hits and 103 blocks in 52 games this season.
Thu, Mar 23, 2017 02:46:00 PM

Jacob Trouba will be out another week with a knee injury.

Trouba has been out since March 11th. He has six goals and 27 points with 52 PIMs, 90 hits and 103 blocks in 52 games.
Sat, Mar 18, 2017 04:59:00 PM

Jacob Trouba (upper body) will miss Thursday's game.

Trouba was already regarded as doubtful, so this doesn't come as a surprise. He is missing his third straight contest.
Thu, Mar 16, 2017 11:37:00 AM

Jacob Trouba (upper body) is doubtful for Thursday night.

Trouba was on the ice Wednesday after he missed Monday's game with an upper-body injury.
Thu, Mar 16, 2017 10:10:00 AM

Jacob Trouba won't be available on Monday due to an upper-body injury.

Trouba is regarded as day-to-day and hasn't been ruled out for Tuesday or Thursday's contests. Still, this is an unfortunate setback for the Jets, which were already missing blueliner Toby Enstrom and haven't had Tyler Myers since November. Trouba has six goals and 27 points in 52 contests this season.
Mon, Mar 13, 2017 03:23:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mark Scheifele
2Bryan Little
3Adam Lowry
4Matt Hendricks
5Nic Petan
6Jack Roslovic
LW1Nikolaj Ehlers
2Kyle Connor
3Mathieu Perreault
4Andrew Copp
5Shawn Matthias
6Brandon Tanev
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Patrik Laine
3Joel Armia
4Marko Dano
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Jacob Trouba
3Tyler Myers
4Josh Morrissey
5Dmitry Kulikov
6Toby Enstrom
7Ben Chiarot
8Julian Melchiori
9Tucker Poolman
G1Connor Hellebuyck
2Steve Mason
3Michael Hutchinson