Hockey Graphs Podcast Episode 17 - Dump Trucks Full of Money

Rhys Jessop
May 22 2015 04:06PM

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This week, Rhys and Garret ask if Mike Babcock is really worth his $6+ million annual salary, look at Canada's dominance on the world hockey stage, examine Tyler Johnson's unlikely ascension from marginal junior player to NHL playoff hero, and of course do some good ol' fashioned prospecting. Join us past the jump to listen!

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Winnipeg Jets By The Numbers: Jim Slater 2014-2015

Garret Hohl
May 22 2015 11:19AM

The season has been laid to rest.

Fans have completed their lamenting of the Anaheim Ducks sweeping the Winnipeg Jets. The healing process has begun.

But, before full closure can be completed, an autopsy of the Jets season must be initiated.

We turn our evidence-based breakdown of the Jets with the Jets' face off specialist, Jim Slater.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
May 22 2015 06:45AM

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Oilers and Leafs land the coaches they want, the Canucks ongoing rebuild and Jordan Subban, Flames draft plans and cap situation, Zack Kassian, Ladi Smid, the NHL draft, free agency and more in this week's Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

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Alexander Burmistrov will leave the KHL for Canada

Garret Hohl
May 21 2015 01:01PM

The Philadelphia Flyers signed Yevgeni Medvedev, who just terminated his contract with Ak Barz Kazan. As a member of Ak Barz, Medvedev was a teammate of Burmistrov. He had some interesting news in regards to Burmistrov as well.

This should not really come as a surprise for anyone. Rumours of Burmistrov wanting to come back to the NHL has circled around for years.

Last summer Alexander Burmistrov and the Winnipeg Jets carried discussions regarding Burmistrov terminating his KHL contract and coming across the water for the 2014-2015 season. After that did not work out but prior to the season's start, Burmistrov stated in an Russian interview that his NHL dream had not ended and he would most certainly return next year

So Burmistrov is likely coming across the water, but who is this player the Jets will likely be either signing or trading?

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Winnipeg Jets By The Numbers: Evander Kane 2014-2015

Garret Hohl
May 21 2015 07:30AM

The season has been laid to rest.

Fans have completed their lamenting of the Anaheim Ducks sweeping the Winnipeg Jets. The healing process has begun.

But, before full closure can be completed, an autopsy of the Jets season must be initiated.

We turn our evidence-based breakdown of the Jets with the Jets' former young forward, Evander Kane.

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