Coach Claude’s Stream of Consciousness After “Poor Game.”

  Sometimes there is no sense trying to analyze things. Sometimes you just have to let the angry guy vent.   Thursday night at MTS Centre, the Winnipeg Jets lost 1-0 to the Washington Capitals. With the loss, the Jets fell from 10th to 11th in the East and watched as their five-game home winning…

Looking ahead: What is wrong with the Washington Capitals?

The Winnipeg Jets host the Washington Capitals tonight in a Southeast Division showdown. I’ve written before that the key to Winnipeg staying in the playoff hunt rests on whether or not any players from the Jets’ marginally talented division play like they can. Thus far, both Washington and Tampa Bay have showed little that indicates…

Jets Bounce Back. This Month It’s Home Games that Matter.

Hate to say I told you so… what am I talking about? I’m thrilled to say I told you so. That 7-1 loss to Detroit in a wonderful pond-hockey display by the Wings at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday night did turn out to be virtually meaningless, perhaps just a wake-up call for a team…

Jets Claim Antti Miettinen

The Jets added another forward to their NHL line-up today, claiming Antti Miettinen off waivers from the Tampa Bay Lightning. Miettinen was available because he was attempting to return to the NHL after playing 20 games with Kazan Ak-Bars of the KHL, and league rules required Tampa Bay to place him on waivers before he…

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NATION RADIO – DECEMBER 10, 2011

The holiday season is almost upon us and your ol’ pal Lowetide has given you an early gift with this week’s NationRadio episode. Oilers talk? Check. Flames stuff? Why not. Ryan Lambert explaining what exactly "Ovechkin’s steroids" are exactly? Oh yeah. This is NationRadio.

Loss in Detroit a Blip on the Screen

  Sure, when you get your butt handed to you, the initial response is to want to go back to the drawing board, tear everything down and start again. Not this time. Saturday night in Detroit, the Winnipeg Jets had no answer for the Detroit Red Wings. After taking a 2-1 lead into the second…

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December 9th News and Notes

                 It’s time for another review of some of the items of interest from around the Nation and the league, as teams move into the middle third of the season. In this week’s overview, the Oilers hit a sour patch, the Canucks carry on without a couple of…

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NHLNumbers Podcast Episode 4

    The first three episodes of the NHLNumbers podcast focused mostly on definitions and theory in general. In episode four, we move on to applying what we’ve talked about to particular teams/players/news in the league. This week, we decided to focus on the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers – a couple of clubs with a…