October 03 2015 10:57AM
It's one last chance to make it to the dance for rookies Nic Petan, Nik Ehlers, Andrew Copp and Thomas Raffl, a last chance for Flames rookies such Ryan Wilson to leave an impression with their coaches and a chance for veterans of both teams to gear up before the season starts next week.
Unlike Thursday's contest, the Flames will be bringing a lineup that looks more like their regular NHL lineup and with the chippiness of the third period it could be a more intense affair in the Saddledome tonight.
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October 02 2015 06:45AM
Trade rumors of Zajac to Toronto swirl, Brandon Sutter's big expectations in Vancouver, Flames predicted to make playoffs, young core better positioned than Oilers, Maurice and Yeo clash in Winnipeg, Eberle out for a while in Edmonton, young kids making rosters, training camp cuts, fantasy hockey and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings
October 01 2015 10:35PM
You're starting to feel a little bit better about the Jets at this point aren't you?
A second straight win - this time a 3-1 victory against the
Stockton Heat Calgary Flames - and a second straight game where the youth on this team stepped their game up and kept things interesting for the coaching staff in terms of final roster selection going into the final preseason game this weekend.
October 01 2015 12:49PM
Nic Petan will get another chance to prove he can stick around with the Jets on Thursday night when Winnipeg kicks off the first of a home-and-home series with the Calgary Flames at MTS Centre.
Coming off their first win of the exhibition season, Petan will be inserted on the top line alongside captain Andrew Ladd and Brian Little.
September 30 2015 12:09PM
The cut brings down the Jets training camp roster from 27 to 26 (excluding Grant Clitsome).