The World Junior Championship is in full swing and the round robin standings are beginning to take shape. Each team has played multiple games and trends are starting to emerge. With only two games and one Jets prospect playing on day three, we decided to wait until after day four to write our daily recap.
Dustin Byfuglien is going to be out of action until “at least the All-Star Break” according to Jets head coach Paul Maurice in an update to reporters Sunday morning. The NHL All-Star Game is January 26 with team returning to action two days later on the 28th on the road against the Philadelphia Flyers.
The Manitoba Moose finished a 4 game homestand leading into the Christmas break with a 2-game series against the Grand Rapids Griffins. The Moose were looking to snap both a 3-game home losing streak and a 3-game losing streak overall.