February 18 2015 10:46AM
The Winnipeg Jets may be without key second-line forward Mathieu Perreault for what's left of the regular season, Jets coach Paul Maurice told reporters on Wednesday:
Maurice: Perreault has a "significant" lower-case injury. Not likely to return before end of regular season.— PATRICK WILLIAMS (@pwilliamsNHL) February 18, 2015
February 18 2015 08:00AM
Usually when someone calls for a team to increase the workload of a goaltender, it extends from excellent performance from said goaltender. For the Winnipeg Jets though this is not the case. Hutchinson has not played very well over the past ten or more games.
Despite Hutchinson's slumping play, the Jets should start leaning on him more.
Here is why.
February 17 2015 11:00AM
In this episode of the Hockey Graphs podcast, Rhys and Garret discuss Chris Tanev's contract situation, Olli Jokinen's journeyman career, look at the top trade targets available, and discuss the Jets and Canucks strategies to approaching the trade deadline. Join us after the jump to listen!
February 17 2015 10:08AM
The trade deadline fast approaches, and with it comes increased talk about a day that tends to disappoint. The Winnipeg Jets' main target for the deadline is clear. General manager Kevin Chevaldayoff has talked about wanting to add another top nine winger for well over a year.
The Jets are at an important step in their development as they look to compete in the playoffs for the first time as an organization in Winnipeg. How they approach this trade deadline is crucial.
What type of trades are realistically available for the Jets?
February 16 2015 09:15PM
The Winnipeg Jets outplayed the Edmonton Oilers on Monday, even if they required a shootout to defeat a lottery-bound opponent.
That's hockey. Sometimes you stomp a team otherwise, but fail to protect the slot well enough and get burned. That's essentially what happened to the Jets on Monday night.
Luckily for Winnipeg, Michael Hutchinson found his form late and the Jets persevered to emerge with a shootout victory.