September 30 2016 01:03PM
The Jets will face off against the Oilers in the second game of their back to back pre season series. Unfortunately, the game will not be televised on TSN3 due to the Bombers game but you can catch the game on TSN GO or give it a listen on TSN 1290 radio.
September 30 2016 11:47AM
Welcome to the Jets Nation Round Table. Preseason has arrived and the Jets have a lot of exciting things going for them. We touch on Trouba's trade request, the Central Division and we even get a new trademark from Garret.
Take a read after the break and feel free to put your thoughts in!
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September 30 2016 05:00AM
Jacob Trouba no shows at Jets camp, Babcock for coach of the year, a look back at Canucks draft picks and the season ahead, will Edmonton send Puljujarvi to the AHL, the Gaudreau dilemma in Calgary continues, every team kicks tires on Trouba, fantasy hockey, cherish your father and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.
September 29 2016 11:56PM
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Nobody expected Team Europe to get as far as they did. Pockets of players had played together before, on their own international teams, on professional teams, but there was never much of a chemistry building period for this group. That didn't matter, though, as they took a shorter warm-up camp than most, with a rougher start than all, and turned it into a Cinderella run all the way to the World Cup of Hockey Final.
There wasn't much of a shot given to them there, either. Nobody thought they stood a chance against Canada, the odds-on favourite from start to finish. To the surprise of many, they put up a very good fight. Ultimately, though, the Red and White hockey giant proved just too powerful to break through, even for a game.
September 29 2016 09:15PM
Preseason hockey usually isn't about wins and losses. For the most part, the preseason is about evaluating young talent and making sure the veterans don't get hurt. A win is a nice bonus. The Winnipeg Jets did get their first win of the preseason, a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild.