Bell MTS Place
Bell MTS Place, originally known as True North Centre and later as MTS Centre, is a sports arena in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The arena opened on November 16, 2004, and is the current home to the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League (NHL). The arena was originally known as True North Centre during planning but naming rights were bought by Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS). After Bell Canada purchased MTS in spring 2017, the arena was renamed effective that May 30.
The arena has been home to the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League (AHL), the Jets' top minor-league team, two different times. The team first played there from 2004 to 2011 before moving to St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, and then returned to Winnipeg in 2015.
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- "MTS Centre, Iceplex renamed following Bell takeover of MTS". The Canadian Press. CBC. May 30, 2017. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/mts-centre-renamed-1.4137892. Retrieved August 19, 2017.
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