Future Plans: Dec. 23, 2014

View image | gettyimages.com Merry Christmas readers, today is the fifth installment of Future Plans. With players leaving their respective teams for camps and World Junior tournaments it’s been tough trying to rank them, but I’m going to try my best.

Enjoying the camp life: All Three Jets set to play in WJCs

View image | gettyimages.com Last night, after a 2-1 overtime pre-tournament loss to their longtime rivals Russia, Canada announced the 22 players that will represent their country in the 2015 World Junior Championships in less than a week’s time. Of the 31 players invited to camp, Winnipeg had the most prospects attending camp with three,…

Trouba out. Big trouble for the Jets?

View image | gettyimages.com Today is a tough day in the “Heart of Canada” as the depth of the Winnipeg Jets defence just got a little bit thinner, and the end of the tunnel is nowhere in site. It was announced this morning that Jacob Trouba joins the long list of injured Jets rearguards and…

Future Plans: Dec. 9, 2014

#187783939 / 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 In the past two weeks since our last Future Plans, Winnipeg’s…

Byfuglien back to the blueline? Big mistake?

#482423317 / gettyimages.com The Jets are faced with a difficult decision over who will play defence through the month of December. Due a string of injuries to some key rearguards, the Jets will have a different look to it this month.

Jets prospects look for opportunities at brining Canada back to WJC glory.

#460754631 / gettyimages.com Hockey Canada unveiled their camp roster for the upcoming World Junior Championship. The tournament will be hosted jointly between Toronto and Montreal, and kicks off on Boxing Day (surprise, surprise). Of the 29 players under the age of 20 invited to camp, Winnipeg has the most players taking part in this camp…

JGD #25: Battling the big, bad bullies of Boston

#138141091 / gettyimages.com The Jets make their way to Beantown to wrap-up their three game road trip against the Boston Bruins. The Bruins have been a team who has struggled with injuries all season and have not had a fully healthy lineup since the early part of October. The Jets will have to capitalize on…

What would you do Wednesday: Replacing TJ Galiardi

#458799196 / gettyimages.com In this installment of What Would You Do Wednesday, I want to see what you, the readers, would do with TJ Galiardi who was placed on waivers yesterday and can either be claimed by another team, sent to the minors or kept up in the NHL. Don’t hold back and fight for…