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”

What Went Wrong: Winnipeg Jets

The Winnipeg Jets took a step or two back in 2018-2019, posting a 47-30-5 record good for second in the Central Division and fourth in the Western Conference. The previous season, the Jets put up 52 wins and were second in the Western Conference – and they posted 114 points, putting them second overall. OnlyContinue reading “What Went Wrong: 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”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

It’s safe to say that expectations are high for the Edmonton Oilers going into the 2017-2018 season. They came close to landing in the Western Conference Final last season and finished well in numerous statistical categories. They had the fifth best power play in the league and the eighth best goals and goals against totals.Continue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers”