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April 03 2015 06:30AM
The Oilers tank continues, Leafs draft plans, Flames luck and new arena plans, Byfuglien suspended for brutal cross-check, the Calder Trophy race, 2015 draft prospects and more in this week's Roundup brought to you by Draftkings.
April 02 2015 02:36PM
Dustin Byfuglien, Winnipeg Jets All-Star defenceman, has been sentenced to a four game suspension after a telephonic meeting with the Department of Player Safety for a crosscheck to the neck by on New York Rangers forward J.T. Miller.
The NHL's Department of Player Safety previously announced that Byfuglien's actions would be evaluated in a hearing.
Read on past the jump.
April 02 2015 11:58AM
Courtesy: Sarah Hobday
the latest instalment of the IceCaps Recap where we review all the weekly
activities of the St. John’s Ice Caps, the AHL affiliation of the Winnipeg
Jets. Similar to the Future NHEhlers
weekly article, we review all the stats and news we can find for your IceCaps.
Continue past the jump to read what went down.
April 02 2015 11:49AM
It wasn't that long ago the Winnipeg Jets were riding high on a five-game winning streak and in cruise control for a playoff berth.
Fast forward two weeks later, the Jets are now clinging to the final wild-card spot in the West with 90 points as the Los Angeles Kings breathe down their necks and the Calgary Flames pull ahead.
Let's take a look at the Jets situation after the jump.
April 01 2015 01:33PM
Nothing is guaranteed.
Indeed while the Winnipeg Jets have their best shot at making the playoffs in the version 2.0 era, there remains a good chance that the club will miss the playoffs yet again for the fourth consecutive time since relocating to Manitoba.
Banish such darks though though because today we open our series looking at how the Jets match up against their most likely playoff opponents. We'll start it off with the Anaheim Ducks.
Let's take an an indepth look at the matchup after the jump.