IceCaps close homestead with third period comeback

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
February 16 2015 10:19AM

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I mentioned in yesterday’s recap that the St. John’s IceCaps really needed to pick up some points against the Worcester Sharks if they wanted to remain in contention for a playoff spot. Their game on Saturday did them no favours, and it looked like history was going to repeat itself on Sunday as well. However, as the hourglass trickled away on the game, something magical happened.

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Sharkbitten: IceCaps lose against Worcester

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
February 15 2015 08:03AM

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A few months from now, the St. John's IceCaps might look at this game with a bit of regret. As the season progresses and a playoff spot begins to look somewhat attainable, it's games like these that will make all the difference in making possibilities into realities. Unfortunately for the Caps, they gave up two points to a team that they're looking to overtake.

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IceCaps Go Back-To-Back over WolfPack

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
February 12 2015 11:01AM

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Don't look now, but the St. John's IceCaps are starting to climb the ladder towards a playoff position once again. After a rocky start to the year, the team really appears to be gaining its stride, and a pair of wins over the Hartford WolfPack leave them just four points away from the last playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with 25 games to go.

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Evaluating the future assets from the Evander Kane trade

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
February 11 2015 06:06PM

On Wednesday the Winnipeg Jets made a franchise altering trade, sending Evander Kane and Zach Bogosian to Buffalo for Tyler Myers and Drew Stafford. 

But beyond the big names and the established NHL-level players, this trade included several intriguing and lesser known future asset in Brendan Lemieux, Joel Armia and a late first-round pick.

Let's look into what the Jets acquired on Wednesday in terms of futures. 

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From Blowout to Shutout, IceCaps Finish Weekend Strong

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
February 07 2015 09:28PM

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The St. John's IceCaps had an up and down weekend against the Portland Pirates. If this was a soccer series played on aggregate, heads would be rolling. But two completely separate games? Different story. You can almost take it as a net positive.

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