February 23 2015 09:00AM
Tension is getting higher and blood pressure for fans is starting to rise. There are some calling for Kevin Cheveldayoff to take step in and make an immediate impact. The Jets have recently seen an uncharacteristic rise in goals against, and with it came a bad losing streak.
The time for panic has not yet arisen.
February 23 2015 07:00AM
With a strong finish to the season the Winnipeg Jets can bring playoff hockey back to the Province of Manitoba for the first time in nearly 20 years.
With a week to go before the 2015 NHL trade deadline on March 2, the stakes are high for the Jets. So let's take stock of where the Jets are, what they need and what assets they have to play with as they chase a Stanley Cup playoff spot.
Nation World HQ
February 22 2015 02:00PM
NHL Fantasy Hockey tips from The Nation Network and DailyFaceoff.com. Here’s a quick run through of the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy-low sell-high candidates for the week (Based on 12 team leagues).
February 22 2015 12:53PM
Like sands through the hourglass, so is First Star, Worst Star.
February 21 2015 08:59PM
The Winnipeg Jets lost against the Toronto Maple Leafs in the most non-Jet fashion: good special teams and bad 5-on-5.
The game started off slow until Korbinian Holzer picked up a penalty for goalie interference. Leo Komarov ended up with a fast break and a quick release on the penalty kill, beating Michael Hutchinson to make it 1-0 for the bad guys.
Jets answered back quickly with a Jacob Trouba goal on the same power play. Mark Scheifele later that period also picked up a power play goal off a great picked-off pass in the slot.
The game continued to go back and forth, with the Leafs getting one, then the Jets, and then the Leafs tying up the game at three a piece.
James van Riemsdyk stopped a 10 game goalless drought with a one-timer from Olli Jokinen in OT to finish the Jets.
Let's break it down.