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January 27 2017 05:00AM

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Shattenkirk reportedly on board with the 'Shanaplan in Toronto, don't buy Ken Holland's hope in Detroit, a closer look at the Jets GM, the Flames need a shakeup, Oilers have to do better against the best teams, the Battle of Alberta sweep, killing the shootout, Henrik Sedin, NHL power rankings and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

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Jets Nation Recap: Can We Play Chicago All The Time?

Jeremy Wiebe
January 26 2017 09:51PM

What is it about the Chicago Blackhawks that brings out the best in the Winnipeg Jets? Is it Winnipeg boy Jonathan Toews that fires them up? Is it those classic uniforms? Is it the statue of Michael Jordan outside the United Centre that motivates this team? (I know, different sport but he's the best basketball player ever.) Whatever the case may be, the Jets love playing the Blackhawks and they did it again tonight, scoring a 5-3 victory over their Central Division rivals.

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JGD 52: Jets Blow Into The Windy City

Jeremy Wiebe
January 26 2017 11:00AM

After splitting a four-game homestand, the Winnipeg Jets head out onto the road yet again as they get ready to face the powerful Chicago Blackhawks at the United Centre. Even though this hasn't been the best of seasons for the Jets, they have won the previous three encounters with the Blackhawks in 2016-17. Do the Jets have Chicago's number or will the Blackhawks finally solve the Winnipeg riddle? This is also the last game for both teams before the All-Star Break.

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NHLNotebook: #TalbotForVezina, Duchene open to trade and Bickell nearing return

Zach Laing
January 26 2017 11:00AM


The NHLN Notebook is a semi-regular feature of interesting hockey content from the past few days that doesn't quite deserve its own article.  

In today's NHLNotebook, we look at whether or not Cam Talbot is making a case to be in the Vezina trophy conversation, Matt Duchene being open to a trade, and Bryan Bickell looking to make his NHL return.

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The Mid-Season NationDraft

January 26 2017 07:00AM

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With the second half of the NHL season well underway it's time to start preparing yourself for another round of trash talking, rivalry chirping, and, of course, a little bit of fantasy hockey. As per Nation Network tradition, I am here to tell you about a brand new NationDraft for the second half of the regular season.

Play against readers across the Nation Network in the 2016-17 Mid-Season Nation Drafts. Grand Prize is a $1000 Visa Gift Card! Enter your fantasy hockey team at for your chance to win and support a good cause! The entry fee is $20, with a portion of all proceeds going to support our charity partner, Earth Group.

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