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The Roundup

Halloween hacks, Henrik Sedin, Randy Carlyle, Jets fan etiquette, Oilers are hot, Flames tendies, and more in this week’s Roundup.

Jets Start Season in a Hole: When Is the Window to Compete?

#482423485 / gettyimages.com Entering November, the Jets sit in 25th place with an underwhelming 9 points in 10 games and a 26th ranked goal differential. Of four wins, three have come against teams in the bottom-third of the standings and a playoff appearance is as far away as any October on record. The question of when the…

JGD #10: Dealing with the Devils

#452132223 / gettyimages.com The Jets continue their four-game road trip Thursday night when they visit the Prudential Center and the New Jersey Devils. This will be the first of three games in four nights for the Jets, and the rest of the road trip wont get any less difficult for Winnipeg.

Boo To Your Booing (Not a Halloween Pun)

There are a lot of things we do well at MTS Centre during Jets games. Goalie chants, catchy chirps for players; “SILVER MEDAL” for Ryan Miller after the Olympics.  “CROSBY’S/OVI’S BETTER” for whichever one is in town.  “REF YOU SUCK”, the list goes on and on for all the cool original stuff we do at the…

The Nation Minute

The Nation Network brings you the Nation Minute, a rapid fire look around the network and the NHL. On tap this week, Draisaitl, Scrivens, Wideman, Vrbata, the Leafs and more.

Playing Jr. ’til You’re 24?!?

#457549596 / gettyimages.com Sam Berg, former CHLer has filed a class action lawsuit against the league claiming he (and the 1300 other CHL players) was underpaid while he played in the league, when he says underpaid, he’s talking about being paid below minimum wage.

Future Plans: Oct. 27, 2014

#451342368 / gettyimages.com No matter how good or poor a team is playing, fans always seem to be concerned about a team’s prospect list and who will be the next player to make a difference on the team. The Jets’ faithful are no different Future Plan will be a bi-weekly countdown blog about Winnipeg Jets…

JGD #8: Severe Storm Warning

#184716690 / gettyimages.com The Jets continue their trend of facing off against natural disasters when they welcome the Colorado Avalanche to the MTS Centre Sunday afternoon. The Jets hope to wrap up their five-game home stand on a positive note after winning just one in the previous four games on home ice.

Fantasy Minute: Waiver Wire

The Fantasy Minute is a quick run through the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy low-sell high candidates for the week. (Based on 12 team leagues)

JGD #7: The Storm Continues

#161135718 / gettyimages.com Out of a Hurricane and into a Lightning storm, the Jets continue a dangerous home stand tonight against a young Tampa team. Collecting two points against the only club left in the league that doesn’t have a win has somehow soothed tempers around Winnipeg.  Facing his former employer, Paul Maurice called it…

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THE ROUNDUP

The Canucks adjusted plus/minus, T.J. Brodie signs on the cheap, Oilers are streaking, Yakupov, Draisaitl, Richard Peddie, the Twitter crowd and more in this weeks Roundup.

JGD #6: Coming out of a Hurricane

#122369992 / gettyimages.com Sometimes i’m of the Gene Principe spawn with puns, and I like to call myself the metaphorical genius, but sometimes the stars align and it works out perfectly. The Winnipeg Jets will host the Carolina Hurricanes in a game that is much like fighting the opposing team’s actual given name. The beginning…