JGD 57: ANYTHING ELSE GOING ON TODAY, SPORTS-WISE?

Rhys Finnick
February 02 2014 07:51AM

 

                                                     Poor Patches.

Suuuuuuuuperboooooooooowllllll.

Now that we've got that out of the way, onto the Jets game.

Read Article | 2 Comments

Game 56 vs Vancouver: Pavelec Performance & Neutral Zone Play

Travis Hrubeniuk
February 01 2014 05:58PM

If you're happy and you know it pump your fist. 

The Jets played arguably her most complete game under Paul Maurice Friday night against the Canucks. Outside of a few pushes from Vancouver, the Jets mostly controlled the pace of this game, starting from their superior play in the neutral zone.

Read Article | 0 Comments

Game 56 vs Vancouver: Scoring Chances and Observations

Travis Hrubeniuk
February 01 2014 05:52PM

Fenwick Chart via Extraskater.com

I’ll be the first to say it; I still think the Jets are a very long shot for making the playoffs. I just don’t think they are strong enough overall to make it. BUT, if they can put together performances like the one they had on Friday night against Vancouver, they will at minimum make the last couple months of this season very interesting.

Read Article | 0 Comments

JETS POST-GAME 56: TAKE THAT, CANUCKLEHEADS

Rhys Finnick
January 31 2014 10:46PM

 

                                  Tortorella and Statler must get along great.

This game was so high-octane, it was tiring to watch.

TSN announcers Gord Miller and Ray Ferraro commented multiple times on how few whistles there were, counting only 11 in the second period alone (two were from goals).

Read Article | 4 Comments

JGD 56: A TALE OF TWO TEAMS

Rhys Finnick
January 31 2014 10:12AM

 

                                          Can you tell which twin this is?

What a difference a couple of months can make.

Back in December, the Vancouver Canucks still looked like one of the NHL's elite teams. The Sedins were clicking, a playoff berth seemed like a given, and John Tortorella was lavished with praise for supposedly turning a team with a soft reputation into a team made from sandpaper.

Read Article | 0 Comments