Report: Sabres are the most aggressive team in pursuit of Evander Kane, potential deal could include Tyler Myers
February 10 2015 06:14PM
With an eye towards accumulating assets to help them down the road, the Buffalo Sabres are reportedly among the most aggressive teams pursuing injured Winnipeg Jets power forward Evander Kane.
Could a potential package that the Sabres might offer the Jets include Tyler Myers? It's possible, according to TSN's Bob McKenzie.
February 10 2015 05:00PM
Welcome back to our second edition of Future NHEhlers, where we review all the latest in Jets non-AHL prospects and how they have been performing. I am currently writing from Helsinki, Finland where my body's internal clock is screwed up and it is 30 degrees warmer than back in Ottawa.
Read on past the jump for all your latest in Jets Prospects news.
February 10 2015 02:52PM
Last Sunday the Winnipeg Jets pulled off their first victory after a six game losing skid. Now the Jets look to build off their win this evening against the Minnesota Wild at the MTS Center.
February 10 2015 01:00PM
Some of the gents over at Canucks Army have been doing an excellent job investigating trends in drafting and success. This analysis includes excellent articles on size having an impact on draft success looking at forwards (by Money Puck) and defensemen (by Josh Weissbock).
I've gotten my hands on some data, so I thought I throw my own analysis into the pile.
Let's take a glance at what some numbers say.
February 09 2015 04:18PM
So this may or may not surprise you: lots of teams would love to acquire a 23-year-old power forward who scores 5-on-5 goals at a first-line rate, especially if that 23-year-old power forward who scores 5-on-5 goals at a first-line rate can be had on the cheap.
Though Evander Kane is lost for the season following shoulder surgery, the rumours surrounding his future continue to flow in. There's a lot of reported interest and even more reported posturing.
Let's dig in.