Jets activate Stapleton off IR

The Winnipeg Jets have activated center Tim Stapleton off injured reserve.

Stapleton had been sidelined since January 20 with a lower body injury. He has appeared in 37 games this season, entering Saturday's action, and has posted seven goals with seven assists.

The Jets also assigned forward Aaron Gagnon to their American Hockey League affiliate in St. John's. Gagnon has not registered a point in seven games for the Jets this season.