2019-2020 Season Preview: Winnipeg Jets

The Winnipeg Jets had an ambiguous summer and things picked up over the last few weeks. Not only did the franchise sign restricted free agents Patrik Laine and Kyle Connor over the past weekend, they still don’t know what’s going on with Dustin Byfuglien. That’s cast a shadow over the imminent season, to say theContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Winnipeg Jets”

Playoff Preview: Winnipeg Jets vs. St. Louis Blues

The St. Louis Blue and Winnipeg Jets will meet in the first round of the playoffs and it is sure to be, in the words of Paul Maurice, a “grinder.” The Blues are in the dance thanks to a masterful comeback. They were last in the NHL on January 2, then went on a tearContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Winnipeg Jets vs. St. Louis Blues”

Jets: Can Winnipeg Take the Central Division?

The Winnipeg Jets are, at the moment, second in the Central Division. That could change in an instant, with their head-to-head battle with the Nashville Predators set to settle the question of divisional supremacy. Eventually. Right now, the Jets are a point behind the Predators. Winnipeg is a day removed from a 5-2 loss toContinue reading “Jets: Can Winnipeg Take the Central Division?”

Golden Knights: Vegas on a Roll Again, Eliminates Winnipeg in Five Games

The Vegas Golden Knights have eliminated the Winnipeg Jets and will face either the Tampa Bay Lightning or Washington Capitals in the Stanley Cup Final. The Golden Knights ousted the Jets from the Western Conference Final with a 2-1 Game Five win on Sunday afternoon. Vegas became just the third team in NHL history toContinue reading “Golden Knights: Vegas on a Roll Again, Eliminates Winnipeg in Five Games”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Winnipeg Jets

The Winnipeg Jets made things interesting in the off-season by actually spending some green, something they haven’t really done since relocating from Atlanta in 2011. They signed goalie Steve Mason and defenceman Dmitry Kulikov off the free agent market and made moves to protect key players in the expansion draft. The Jets did win 40Continue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Winnipeg Jets”