Jets' Petan out with undisclosed illness; Cormier draws in vs. Flyers

Thomas Drance
November 07 2015 10:30AM

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The Winnipeg Jets will be without prized prospect Nic Petan, 20, on Saturday night when they host the Philadelphia Flyers at the MTS Centre.

Petan, who has mostly played fourth-line minutes for the Jets with occasional stints of power-play time, will miss the contest with an undisclosed illness. He'll be replaced in the lineup by journeyman Patrice Cormier, still just 25-years-old, who is a Thrashers holdover from the Ilya Kovalchuk trade of yesteryear.

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5 things: Paying Andrew Ladd

Ryan Lambert
November 06 2015 02:23PM

Editor's note: Ryan Lambert talks about five things to look at with the Andrew Ladd pending free agent situation.

Let's take a look.

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Where the Winnipeg Jets' skaters have been good and bad

Garret Hohl
November 06 2015 11:27AM

The Winnipeg Jets are 14 games into the season and we can get a good idea of what the Jets are and where they are heading.

We will use a couple visuals to show how Paul Maurice has deployed the Jets and how they have performed.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
November 06 2015 06:45AM

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Connor McDavid out indefinitely, trading Lupul will be hard for Leafs, a prank on Vancouver rookies, some Flames optimism, firing coaches, Jay Onrait, fantasy hockey and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

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Jets Nation Recap: Rally Not Enough In Shootout As Jets Fall To Sens 3-2

Art Middleton
November 05 2015 09:47PM

Last year it was safe to say that it sucked to see a really good game of hockey decided by a skills competition like the shootout.

This year after a really good game of hockey in regulation time, a frantic display of cl(H)utch goaltending late and a semi-chaotic 3 on 3 overtime that would make a cup of coffee nervous, seeing a game decided by a shootout seems almost criminal.

Alas, that is what we have to deal with tonight as the Ottawa Senators survived a rally in the 3rd and managed to be a bit better with repeated breakaways to pick up the 3-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets.

Ah well, at least they got a point right?

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