Jets Nation Podcast: Contenders or Pretenders

As the playoffs draw closer and the Winnipeg Jets keep putting up points, the attention has started to shift from making the postseason to contending for a Stanley Cup. Are the Winnipeg Jets “contenders”? The guys also look at the return of Mark Schiefele, the fines handed out from the Washington game and line changes…


Jets Nation Podcast: Dealing With Depth

Injuries have struck but the Jets haven’t skipped a beat. The depth of Winnipeg’s roster is being tested and passing with flying colours. When Mark Scheifele and other forwards return to the lineup, what happens to all of the up and coming stars? Is it time for the Jets to be buyers at the deadline?


Jets Nation Podcast: Much About Hutch

Coming out of the All-Star weekend the Winnipeg Jets gave Michael Hutchinson his first NHL start of the season. With Mason out for an undetermined amount of time, what does this mean for the goalie situation in Winnipeg? Does Jack Roslovic stay up with the club after Scheifele comes back, and what happens to the…


Jets Nation Podcast: Is Hellebuyck A Legitimate All-Star?

Connor Hellebuyck is an NHL All-Star and will take part in the festivities in Tampa Bay this weekend along with Blake Wheeler, but what do the underlying numbers say? Has he truly earned his spot, or is he benefiting from injuries and down years from other Central division goalies? Kyle feels he might not be as good as…


JetsNation Podcast: Do We Miss Chris?

Chris Thorburn, who is still the franchise leader in games played for the Atlanta Thrashers / Winnipeg Jets franchise made his return to Winnipeg this past weekend as a member of the division rival St. Louis Blues.


Jets Nation Podcast: Line Change

Petan between Ehlers and Laine? Dano on Defense? With the Winnipeg Jets near the top of the standings and playing fairly well, should they tinker with the lines? The guys also look at what Winnipeg should do while “Buff” and Enstrom are out with injury, they discuss the trade market for Hutchinson and note some of…


Jets Nation Podcast: Cap Crunch

The Winnipeg Jets are rolling right along at the top of the NHL standings, but it’s always good to have one eye on the future… Can the Jets sustain this level of success in the next few seasons and will they be able to afford the young players who are going to need a raise…


Jets Nation Podcast: Should The Jets Make A Trade?

The Jets are third in the NHL and teams are looking for a piece of Winnipeg’s depth. The guys look at potential trade options, the recent California road trip and the loss of Steve Mason. (0:32) – Calfornia Dreamin’ (9:46) – Trade Centre (18:43) – Connor for Calder (22:20) – The Real Deal


Jets Nation Podcast: How Hot Is The Hot Start?

The Jets have been on fire to start the season, but what do the underlying numbers say? Kyle invents a new stat to give us a better picture of the Winnipeg Jets’ offensive and defensive ability. The guys also look at the recent lineup changes and the hot start to the Manitoba Moose. (0:44) –…