February 23 2017 02:09PM
As Winnipeg continues to work toward a playoff push (and keep that winning record over .500), they may have to make a couple of transactions come Feb. 28.
Some names that come to mind around the trade deadline include Ondrej Pavelec, Drew Stafford and, possibly, Shawn Matthias. There are many teams that could be in the market for the 29-year-old centre.
February 23 2017 08:00AM
Kyle Connor understands that being a full-fledged NHL player doesn't happen overnight.
"Obviously you want to be playing with the big club, but I look at it as a chance to be better, (and) work on those little things and when the chance comes (to play in the NHL), (you need to) be ready for it," Connor said after his team's 1-0 shootout loss to the Rockford IceHogs.
After cracking the Jets lineup out of training camp, Connor was sent down to the Moose on December 9th after stints on the team's fourth line and as a healthy scratch. Since the demotion, Connor has developed all facets of his game with the Moose while recording 18 points in 31 games with the Moose
February 23 2017 07:00AM
This is a four-part series analyzing where each NHL teams stands heading into the trade deadline based on the context of each division, and the short- and long-term implications of buying or selling with the expansion draft around the corner.
The Metropolitan Division is stacked. At the time this article was written, four of the top five teams in the NHL standings were all from the Metro. The Pittsburgh Penguins look even better than they did when they won it all last year, and the Washington Capitals are gearing up for one final run with this group of players. The Columbus Blue Jackets have come out of nowhere, and the New York Rangers have enjoyed a renaissance. Even the bad teams in the Metro, the Islanders, Devils, Flyers, and Hurricanes aren't pushovers. So, what do you do in order to make yourself work your way out of this division come playoff time?
February 22 2017 03:21PM
For this weeks WWYDW, we evaluate the three approaches the Jets can take at this year's trade deadline.
February 22 2017 03:00PM
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It's been quite the road trip for the Winnipeg Jets. Picking up points and questionable hits in each game. Who should really be suspended?