Winnipeg Jets Afternoon News (Tuesday, Jan 31st)
Note: Don’t forget to tune in to Illegalcurve.com following the game to catch Jets on a Deadline, which features all the recaps, video highlights and the 3 stars of the game.
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets head into crunch without Byfuglien, Burmistrov and Kane. What a different lineup the Jets have when these 3 are suited up. Doesn’t pay to have them in the press box or even worse as is the case with Kane, back in Winnipeg.
TSN: Jets seek third straight victory over Flyers. You would think the Jets and Flyers are division, not conference rivals with the 27 combined goals through 2 games played. Will this trend continue tonight?
Jets TV: Pre-game video. Blake Wheeler, Bryan Little, Ondrej Pavelec and coach Noel.
Next opponent news – Philadelphia Flyers:
Philadelphia Inquirer: Jagr returns, Bryz gets start. This will be the 1st game Bryz gets to start against the Jets. Most Jets fans won’t forget the parks comment he made about the Peg’. Should be interesting to see how they treat the quirky goalie if the Flyers start him February 21st when Philly comes to town.
Globe and Mail: Jaromir Jagr finally feeling his age. How many teams would kill to get his 12 goals and 22 assists?