December 22 2016 11:17PM
And now exhale...
The Jets head into the Christmas break on a little bit of a high as they beat the Vancouver Canucks and avoid a bit of a mini-disaster by splitting the two game series and even more important for the psyche of everyone involved, staying two points ahead of those Canucks in the standings.
December 22 2016 02:17PM
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.
Today's NHLNotebook covers a rough night in Glendale that saw 81 PIMS, Patrik Laine being Patrik Laine and the amazing story of Craig Cunningham.
December 22 2016 11:00AM
Yes, Tuesday night's game was as much fun as a trip to the dentist for root canal surgery. In other words, it wasn't a good night for the Winnipeg Jets as they fell 4-1 at the hands of the Vancouver Canucks. The Jets hope to avenge the loss in Thursday's rematch before going on a Christmas break.
December 21 2016 03:00PM
December 21 2016 11:01AM
The Winnipeg Jets are not going to make the playoffs.
Look, I get it. Some fans aren't going to want to hear that with nearly 50 games left to play in the season and the Jets sitting near points-.500 and still "in the hunt." But this isn't your wild clickbait-grabbing hot take (hawt taek?) headline here. This is your reality check. This is your sober moment heading into an often not-so-sober holiday season when friends and family get more opportunity to sit down and debate the good and bad, the exciting and the disappointing.