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October 02 2015 06:45AM

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Trade rumors of Zajac to Toronto swirl, Brandon Sutter's big expectations in Vancouver, Flames predicted to make playoffs, young core better positioned than Oilers, Maurice and Yeo clash in Winnipeg, Eberle out for a while in Edmonton, young kids making rosters, training camp cuts, fantasy hockey and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings

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Jets Nation Recap: Jets Light Up Flames 3-1

Art Middleton
October 01 2015 10:35PM

You're starting to feel a little bit better about the Jets at this point aren't you?

A second straight win - this time a 3-1 victory against the Stockton Heat Calgary Flames - and a second straight game where the youth on this team stepped their game up and kept things interesting for the coaching staff in terms of final roster selection going into the final preseason game this weekend.

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JGD Preseason #6: Nic Petan on top line as Jets set to clash with Flames

Angelo Montilla
October 01 2015 12:49PM

Nic Petan will get another chance to prove he can stick around with the Jets on Thursday night when Winnipeg kicks off the first of a home-and-home series with the Calgary Flames at MTS Centre.

Coming off their first win of the exhibition season, Petan will be inserted on the top line alongside captain Andrew Ladd and Brian Little.

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Report: Winnipeg Jets re-assign Connor Hellebuyck to AHL

Garret Hohl
September 30 2015 12:09PM

The Jets website announced that Connor Hellebuyck has be re-assigned to the AHL.

The cut brings down the Jets training camp roster from 27 to 26 (excluding Grant Clitsome).

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Why Myers and Stafford may disappoint some but still be helpful impact players

Garret Hohl
September 30 2015 10:32AM

There seems to be some confusion on to what expect from Tyler Myers and Drew Stafford, so I will try to clear the air.

The Winnipeg Jets franchise was pushing to earn its very first playoff berth since the move to Winnipeg. Stafford and Myers came in during a time of need and produced exceptionally well.

Opinion was high but there were some red lights in the underlying numbers. This information then caused a substantial schism in opinion.

Let's see if we can remedy any misconceptions.

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