Despite a solid night from the Jets on the penalty kill, and superior puck possession throughout much of the night the Jets simply did not have the firepower needed to beat the Avalanche on Wednesday night.
The Jets dropped their fourth straight game Monday night to the Colorado Avalanche. The Jets were at least able to force overtime and gain a point on the Dallas Starts, who had their game postponed following some shocking events and a scary scene regarding the health of Rich Peverley.
On this week’s episode, we discuss the Jets lack of movement at the Trade Deadline, Sheifele’s unfortunate injury and Paul Maurice putting all his lines and a stick of dynamite in a blender. All that, plus an epic rant from Travis.
Chart via extraskater.com Just a fair head up before you open this article, these numbers are about as ugly as you would expect them to be following a game like Thursday’s. I’m talking about as ugly as it gets. Probably by some players you like. But hey…enjoy!
Oh no Toby 🙁 It’s pretty difficult to win hockey games when you spend so much of it in your own end. The Jets had their chances to move the puck down the ice and attack the Kings, but they were simply shut down, out possessed, and simply out classed.
Chart via Extraskater.com Despite the result, and various lulls throughout the game, the Jets ended up leading both the possession statistics and the scoring chances in the end. It was far from the worst game the Jets have played under Paul Maurice, despite the talk that was rampant on Twitter afterwards.
This loss was a hard one to swallow. Against an Islander team that has been decimated by injuries and trades came limping into the MTS Center, only to snag a win and leave the Jets sitting point behind Dallas for the final playoff spot.
By this point in time I’m sure you are all aware that the Jets have signed defenseman Mark Stuart to a 4-year, $10.5 million contract. As I’m sure many of you know, I’ve been more than willingly to express my distaste with a lot of Stuart’s play this season. But for right now, I’m going…
On this week’s episode, Travis kicks it off with an epic rant about our Big Media here in Winnipeg, we disagree with staying pat at the trade deadline and discuss how to build a winning franchise. All that, plus a little Zemgus, the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference and the possibility of the WHL coming to…
The Jets finally took the ice following a 17-day layoff on Thursday night and took on a Phoenix Coyote team that’s sitting right ahead of them in the standings. Judging by the way it looked, you would never know it was hyped as one of the “biggest games” of the year. It was a game…
On this week’s episode, the guys discuss the looming decisions for the Jets before the trade deadline, whether or not signing Paul Maurice over the break is Fair or Foul, and make our Sochi 2014 predictions. All that, plus more evidence of the #HumanFactor, more misspelt names and a few coughing fits.
The Jets put together a terrific effort against the Blues on Saturday afternoon, but just weren’t able to pull out a win heading into the Olympic break. We saw the Maurice effect once again in regards to the Jets play in the neutral zone, which definitely had a contributing factor in the Jets game.