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Brenden Dillon Thrilled to be Acquired by Jets

When the Winnipeg Jets traded for blueliner Brenden Dillon last week, the organization knew what it was getting- a solid top-four defenseman with a lot of hockey skill and perhaps even better character. While the 30-year-old’s initial reaction to hearing about the trade was understandably a bit of shock, Dillon’s emotion quickly turned to excitement….

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Grading Jets Defense Following Trades For Brenden Dillon, Nate Schmidt

Winnipeg Jets general manager, Kevin Cheveldayoff, entered the treacherous waters of the 2021 off-season with a long to-do list, and since the Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft and NHL Entry Draft are now done, Cheveldayoff could turn his attention to improving his team’s defense. Despite 2019-20 Vezina Trophy winner, Connor Hellebuyck’s skills between the pipes, the…