By The Numbers: Is the Jets goaltending or team defense to blame?

Garret Hohl
October 25 2016 11:00AM

The Winnipeg Jets have started the season rocky in the goals against department. They have allowed three goals in their most recent game, and four each in the remainder.

Of course, this has ultimately brought up the conversation on who to blame.

Since the move to Manitoba, the topic of goaltending has been both a hot and controversial topic. Over the previous three seasons the Jets have a +416 Corsi differential, +290 Fenwick differential, +86 shot on goal differential, and -59 goal differential over all minutes in 380 games, where their starting goaltender posted a save percentage below that of his back-ups combined.

So, let's take a dig into the small samples and really suss out who is to blame.

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Jets Prospect Update - October 25th, 2016

Anthony Lenting
October 25 2016 09:25AM

Another week is in the bank for Jets prospects. Some continued their hot starts, while others slowed down. Let's take a look at how they performed this week in the prospect update.

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Northern Touch: A Special Week For Winnipeg Hockey

Darrin Bauming
October 25 2016 07:58AM

Well, Winnipeg. How was your Heritage hockey weekend? Heck, how was your whole week? It started back on Wednesday with a moment Winnipeg Jets fans won't soon forget, and ended with another just as memorable.

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By The Numbers: The Jets best forward seasons

Garret Hohl
October 24 2016 10:25AM

The Winnipeg Jets 2.0 have been around now for five full seasons (well... four full and one partial, lockout-shortened, season). This gives us ample data to construct some fun lists of the best and worst statistical seasons for performers.

We take a look at some of the best and worst statistical performances by Winnipeg Jets' forwards.

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JN Recap - Jets Lay An Egg As They Get Goose Egged By Oilers

Art Middleton
October 23 2016 06:33PM

Given the big stage that this game was on today, a 3-0 loss to the Edmonton Oilers feels like a massive kick in the gut to Jets fans, but I'm here to tell you it's not all bad.

No really, this isn't the end of the world. It's not great either and there are major concerns (the power play, the fact the team has trailed to start the third period in all five games) but step back from the ledge and let me explain how things aren't that bad.

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