January 03 2014 12:04PM
Diabetics need not apply
This weekly column looks to discuss a certain number of relevant Jets topics on a certain day of the week. That certain number? Five. That day of the week? Friday. Also, hole. This is the Friday Five-Hole.
January 03 2014 10:16AM
This week the Jets surpassed the 41-game midway point of the NHL season and I can’t think of a better time than now to give you all a half season update on the Jets scoring chance numbers. Just to be clear, this data if from the first 41 games of the season and therefore doesn’t include the Jets last couple games. Check here for my 20 game update so you can understand my reference points.
January 02 2014 02:14PM
The best team Manitoba ever sent to Ottawa. Louis Riel and his councillors, 1869
It might have just been 2013 that the Red River Rebels entered the Canadian capital to play the Bureaucrats,but it feels like an age. The central question will be as it always has been with Ottawa - who will dictate how this game is played?
January 02 2014 10:04AM
The Jets has a rather poor game in the neutral zone on Tuesday night, but were lucky enough to be playing the Sabres, who were even worse. The Jets were still far too skilled to lose against a completely pitiful team from Buffalo.
January 02 2014 10:00AM
Chart via Extraskater.com
The Jets managed to close out an interesting 2013 with a win against the woeful Buffalo Sabers. A team that is about as threatening offensively as a 6-month old kitten allowed the Jets to play a somewhat questionable game and still come away with a pretty dominating performance.