Jets activate Blake Wheeler off IR

Winnipeg, MB ( - The Winnipeg Jets activated forward Blake Wheeler off injured reserve Sunday.

Wheeler had missed the team's last two games because of a knee injury. He is the club's third-leading scorer entering Sunday's game against Los Angeles with 44 points, having notched 16 goals with 28 assists.

The Jets also assigned forward Carl Klingberg to their American Hockey League affiliate in St. John's. Klingberg appeared in two games and did not record a point.