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The 68 Game Solution

When (or if) we get a return of the NHL 2019-20 season, there is zero doubt it’s going to be done under strange circumstances and adjustments are going to be made by the league to get the season completed in the shortest amount of time possible so as to not cause too much disturbance to…

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The NHLPA Player Poll Results You *Didn’t* See… Until Now.

The NHL Players Association released it’s annual Player Poll on Tuesday, a little bit ahead of schedule, but thanks to the lack of anything interesting going on right now, a much welcome talking point for hockey fans, those in the media and those of us pretending we are media. (Seriously NHL, I couldn’t get an…

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Jets History: Teemu Selanne sets rookie record in 1993

It was on this day back in 1993, that Winnipeg Jets legend, Teemu Selanne, set a franchise record for rookie scoring with his 20th goal of the month which came against the Calgary Flames. On this day in 1993, Jets' rookie Teemu Selanne became the first NHL player to score 20 goals in one month…

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Our Favorite Jets Goals: “Hat-Trick Laine”

It’s not uncommon for the top two picks in an NHL draft to forever be linked to each other, especially when there is debate to be had leading up to the draft on which player should go first overall. In 1995, the Ottawa Senators had to pick between two standout defensemen in Bryan Berard and…

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Our Favorite Jets Goals: John Albert’s Only NHL Goal

John Albert’s NHL career (to date anyway) has only been nine games long. The 175th overall pick of the Atlanta Thrashers in the 2007 NHL Draft, Albert spent the first two years of his pro career with the St. John’s Ice Caps with some small measure of success before breaking out with a fine 2013-14…

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Jets News & Notes + Stanley Cup Odds

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Winnipeg Jets are far down on the Stanley Cup betting futures since it is unclear whether they would be part of any National Hockey League postseason.

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Could The Jets Have Four Official Jerseys Next Season?

Icethetics is a fantastic site for those of us who love hockey jerseys and want all the latest info on what may be coming down the road. Recently they published “JerseyWatch 2020” which is their annual look at the rumors, concepts and news about potential new sweaters and this year the big item seems to…

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Jets players donate $100,000 to Winnipeg Harvest

Yesterday, several Winnipeg Jets players, including Blake Wheeler, Mark Scheifele, and Kyle Connor, all tweeted out the same message that they had come together to raise some money and were donating $100,000 to Winnipeg Harvest as a means of supporting the community.

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Hey, Let’s Remember: Johnny Oduya

Swedish defenseman Johnny Oduya was a solid, dependable defenseman with the New Jersey Devils for a couple of seasons before he was made a part of the massive Ilya Kovalchuk deal between New Jersey and the Atlanta Thrashers in 2010.

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The CHL officially cancels remainder of regular season

Yesterday, the Canadian Hockey League (QMJHL, OHL, and WHL) officially decided to cancel the remainder of the 2019-20 season, officially scrapping the remaining regular-season games that were scheduled as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. At the time of posting, there has yet to be any official word on what will happen with the playoffs…

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Report: NHL looking to maintain 82-game season in 2020-21

This morning on Twitter, TSN’s Pierre LeBrun posted a short tweet thread to regarding a couple of items from his interview with deputy commissioner Bill Daly regarding the future of the NHL. According to LeBrun, the league is still trying to make this year’s playoffs in some capacity while also looking towards the 2020-21 season….