Nation World HQ
October 21 2016 05:00AM
Auston Matthews could be best Leaf ever, Canucks long term goalie outlook, Jets coach could be first to go, Flames preparing for expansion draft, Oilers window is opening, Nail Yakupov, the Nation at the Heritage Classic, Q & A with Bernie Nichols, a week full of stars fighting and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.
October 20 2016 12:26PM
Online gambling site Bodog has released betting lines on the first NHL coach to get the axe this season. Jets coach Paul Maurice made the cut at number six on their list, with 7/1 odds to be the first coach fired this season.
Courtesy Bodog: Who gets fired first?— SiriusXM NHL Network (@SiriusXMNHL) October 18, 2016
In two and a half seasons with the Jets, Maurice has steered the franchise to a 98-79-26 regular season record and one playoff series. But rather than pushing beyond the first round after the franchise's first playoff berth, last year's Jets crashed and burned to a 78-point season.
Is Maurice's job really at risk this season? Should it be? Read on after the jump.
October 19 2016 09:31PM
So that was fun wasn't it? In what may turn out to be the most memorable game in the brief NHL history of the MTS Centre, Patrik Laine asserted himself as the new mayor of Winnipeg by recording a hat-trick as the Winnipeg
Jets Laines came back from a 4-0 deficit to defeat the Toronto Maple Leafs Matthews 5-4.
Nation World HQ
October 19 2016 01:08PM
On Monday night the Nation Network learned, along with the rest of the hockey world, that NHL salary resource GeneralFanager.com was off-line for good.
October 19 2016 12:00PM
It will be a battle of the top two draft picks in the 2016 NHL Draft on Wednesday evening as the Winnipeg
Jets Patrick Laines host the Toronto Maple Leafs Auston Matthews at the MTS Centre.