May 18 2015 11:36AM
Recently we looked at what Michael Frolik is worth in terms of comparable on ice impact. Drew Stafford is the Jets next big name entering the free agent market.
We are planning on doing a more in depth look of Drew Stafford's contributions to the team in our Winnipeg Jets by the Numbers series. We thought we'd investigate, since the topic of Jets re-signing their pending free agents has come up quite a few times over Twitter and the radio.
Let's take a look at how history suggests Stafford should get paid.
May 18 2015 11:05AM
When Kevin Cheveldayoff was hired as general manager of the Winnipeg Jets in 2011, his first order of business was to replenish a cupboard bereft of young talent. Slowly but surely, Cheveldayoff is stocking the shelves of players either through the draft or via the trade route and meticulously cultivating them until they're NHL ready. Here are five such players that may (and I strongly emphasize may) be ready to crack the Winnipeg Jets lineup in 2015-16.
May 18 2015 07:00AM
The season has been laid to rest.
Fans have completed their lamenting of the Anaheim Ducks sweeping the Winnipeg Jets. The healing process has begun.
But, before full closure can be completed, an autopsy of the Jets season must be initiated.
We turn our evidence-based breakdown of the Jets season to the number pugilist evolved to depth forward, Chris Thorburn.
May 16 2015 01:29PM
The Nation Network isn't accustomed to playoff success. What else do you expect from a blog network based out of Edmonton?
We're experts in the draft lottery though, and we know a thing or two about playoff pools - particularly the Nation Drafts charity playoff pool that we run annually. With the second round of the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs already in full swing, let's take a moment, look back at round one, and check out the progress that the Nation Network's poolies are making in the competition!
May 15 2015 11:09AM
As it currently stands, Michael Frolik could be the best player the Winnipeg Jets let walk to free agency.
We are planning on doing a more in depth look of Michael Frolik's contributions to the team in our Winnipeg Jets by the Numbers series. We thought we'd investigate, since the topic has come up quite a few times over Twitter and the radio.
Let's take a look at how history suggests Frolik should get paid.