Should Evander Kane Be Better?

Kevin McCartney
March 13 2014 04:47PM

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The TSN talking heads offered up their usual keen analysis in the intermission of last night's shootout loss to the struggling Canucks. One of the most stunning bits of wisdom came from Bob McKenzie's mouth, who articulated something Jets fans have heard before. Sure, Evander Kane is good and all, but why isn't he better?

In particular, McKenzie and TSN showed clips of Kane's speed - busting around Jason Garrison in Vancouver, drawing a penalty shot call, and beating Jan Hejda like Hejda was on roller skates - and made the comment that even as a 30 goal scorer, Kane looks like he should score more. 

Is that a reasonable analysis of Kane? How much better can he be?

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JGD 67: Coaches, coaches, coaches

Kevin McCartney
March 12 2014 05:20PM

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I’ve been locked in an office for two months reading and writing about health policy, I moved and didn’t have internet for a while, and I’ve watched one hockey game since January – Slovakia/Slovenia in the middle of the night on Valentine’s (don’t read into that) – and even I know things are looking grim with the Canucks.

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Game 66 @ Colorado: Scoring Chances & Observations

Travis Hrubeniuk
March 11 2014 11:23PM

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Despite a solid night from the Jets on the penalty kill, and superior puck possession throughout much of the night the Jets simply did not have the firepower needed to beat the Avalanche on Wednesday night.

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Game 66 @ Colorado: Montoya Performance & Scoring Chances

Travis Hrubeniuk
March 11 2014 11:17PM

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The Jets dropped their fourth straight game Monday night to the Colorado Avalanche.  The Jets were at least able to force overtime and gain a point on the Dallas Starts, who had their game postponed following some shocking events and a scary scene regarding the health of Rich Peverley.

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Jetstream Podcast Ep 22: Dynamite in a Blender

Travis Hrubeniuk
March 10 2014 08:14PM

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On this week's episode, we discuss the Jets lack of movement at the Trade Deadline, Sheifele's unfortunate injury and Paul Maurice putting all his lines and a stick of dynamite in a blender.  All that, plus an epic rant from Travis.

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