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The Illusion of Effort

The NHL is a league of have and have nots. Some teams haven’t the financial capacity to keep up with their competitors in the annual free agency drive. This can […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 1 comment · Advanced Stats, Buffalo Sabres
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Masked Men: Opportunities Arising For Brodeur

Martin Brodeur to the rescue — yes, no, maybe so? Just a week into the NHL season, at least a few teams have to be contemplating that option. The Edmonton […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers, NHL Goaltending
Claude Noel had his ups and downs as head coach in Winnpeg

No Miracles This Season For The Jets

Let’s cut to the chase. The Winnipeg Jets probably won’t make the playoffs this season. Simply put, this team isn’t good enough at this point in time. Granted, I said […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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More than Insurance? Jets Acquire Peter Budaj from Canadiens

The Winnipeg Jets traded Eric Tangradi to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Peter Budaj and Patrick Holland. For most NHL teams acquiring a backup goaltender wouldn’t be newsworthy. For […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Nashville Predators VS. The Central Division

The Preds have missed the playoffs the past two seasons for numerous reasons: goaltender Pekka Rinne’s health, miscommunication between the players and EX-Head Coach Barry Trotz, losing Ryan Suter back […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Nashville Predators
Evaluating the Window of Every Team: Central

Evaluating the Window of Every Team: Central

Part I: Metropolitan Division Part II: Atlantic Division When evaluating a team’s chances to win the Stanley Cup, teams are often judged based on the status of their “window”. A […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 2 comments · Previews and Predictions
Mark Scheifele had a good rookie campaign, but will he experience any effects of a sophomore slump? (Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports)

Top 5 Storylines At Winnipeg Jets Training Camp

With the calendar flipping over to September, hockey isn’t that far away. Training camps are set to open soon. The Winnipeg Jets are getting geared up for the season already. […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Analyze This! The Winnipeg Jets Need To Look At Analytics Differently

The theme for this NHL offseason has been analytics or advanced stats. Many teams have started to add an analytics department to their organizations in order to get the most […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 1 comment · Advanced Stats, Winnipeg Jets
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Failure to Launch: Winnipeg Jets’ Free Agency Woes

  There is a glimmer of hope that exists among fans of professional sports teams like the Winnipeg Jets. Teams that aren’t the top destination for free agents, but perhaps can find a […]

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5 Lowlights Of The Winnipeg Jets 2013-14 Season

When a team misses the playoffs, chances are the dark moments outweigh the bright spots of the season. The Winnipeg Jets are no exception. A third consecutive season of no […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Top 5 Winnipeg Jet Games Of The 2013-14 Season

The 2013-14 season wasn’t one to remember for the Winnipeg Jets. No playoff hockey for the third straight year, since the franchise relocated from Atlanta has made fans in the […]

by · April 13, 2014 · 2 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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5 Things The Winnipeg Jets Need To Do This Offseason

No matter how anyone spins it, the fact remains that the Winnipeg Jets will not qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs again. The Jets haven’t made the playoffs since relocating […]

by · April 6, 2014 · 2 comments · Winnipeg Jets