Jets Better Not Believe Their Apologists

Nation World HQ
December 26 2011 03:03PM

 

As the end of December approaches and a truly frightening test grows larger on the horizon, real fans in Winnipeg would like nothing more than to have the their beloved Jets ignore the media noise.

Sure, a lot of the fans are a source of that noise, but those who would like to see the Jets emerge from a difficult January-February road show with at least a shot at making the playoffs, want nothing more (or less) than to have the Jets drown out last week's silly rationalizations for losing.

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WJC Team Russin Preview - Will + Skill

Andrey Osadchenko
December 26 2011 02:29PM

(The Nations will also be bringing you some WJC coverage now and then this holiday season. Andrey Osadchenko starts us off with an in-depth look at Team Russia)

What is the first thing that pops up in your mind when you think of Team Russia? It’s their skilled and crazy fast offense, isn’t it? How often would you say it has worked for Alex Ovechkin’s compatriots? That’s right – not so often. Something needed to be added. As we learned last season – that secret ingredient was will to fight till the end.

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NATION RADIO - DECEMBER 24, 2011

NationRadio
December 26 2011 01:05PM

We sincerely hope that this special holiday edition of NationRadio finds you in good health and in good spirits. All the very best to you and yours and here's to a most excellent 2012.

As hoped by many, this week's show is laden with previews of the 2012 World Junior Championships as well as some talk about the Oilers and the Flames.

This is NationRadio.

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WJC: GETTING READY TO PLAY AS A TEAM

Wanye
December 24 2011 01:37AM

In his second installment,  WJC  alumni Brian Sutherby talks about his behind the scenes experiences as a member of Team Canada back in 2002. It's pretty sweet if you ask us- WG

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Whipped By a Better Team

Nation World HQ
December 23 2011 09:30PM

Sometimes, you just get whipped. 

There is no excuse. There is not even a rational explanation. Just an answer.

Why did the Winnipeg Jets lose 4-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night? Because the Pittsburgh Penguins were a superior hockey team.

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