Dallas scoreboard pokes fun at Winnipeg again during Jets-Stars game

The Dallas Stars scoreboard followed up December's tongue-in-cheek Top 10 list about Winnipeg with this list Thursday. Justin Newell / Twitter

WINNIPEG – The folks who run the Dallas Stars’ scoreboard have learned a bit about Winnipeg – but they’re still ready to make jokes at our expense.

The American Airlines Centre scoreboard in Dallas featured a followup Thursday to a list of “Top 10 reasons to visit Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada” displayed during the Dec. 9 Jets-Stars game. The December list included items such as “4. Time to do a Google search …” and “7. Ever been to a Tim Hortons?”

READ MORE: Morning News anchor responds to Dallas Stars’ Winnipeg Top 10 list

Thursday’s list was titled “Things we’ve learned about Winnipeg since we last played them.” The first four were facts about the Manitoba province, but the fifth and final item on the list was “5. Winnipeg doesn’t take jokes very well.”

But there were plenty in Winnipeg enjoying the fun.

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In the end, Winnipeg had the last laugh with a 2-1 victory, thanks to Ondrej Pavelec’s show-stealing goaltending:

READ MORE: Ondrej Pavelec makes season-high 46 saves, Jets beat Stars 2-1


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