Winnipeg Jets Afternoon News (Friday, Mar 30th)
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets, Canes vow professional efforts. While the motivation to make the post season is all but removed for both teams, neither wants to be eliminated by the other. Throw in guys playing for next year and we could be in for a pretty good hockey game.
Winnipeg Sun: Jets battle elimination, Hurricanes. Crazy that Mason has not started in over a month. He has shows a penchant for playing the Hurricanes, having gone 3-1 this year against Carolina. Will be interesting to see if Bogosian takes any flack over his hit which knocked Andreas Nodl out of the Canes lineup since the March 18th game in Winnipeg.
TSN: Jets begin final road trip. Where has the season gone? It seems like just yesterday we were dealing with the excitement of the Jets first road trip.
Hockey’s Futures: Snipers, grinders emerge as week’s best. The Machacek and Maxwell duo should have quite a bit of confidence when they return to St. John’s to help the IceCaps on their Calder Cup bid.
Illegal Curve: Coach Noel game day press conference. Rivalry developing with Carolina. What coach Noel is looking for in last 7 games. Worst team in league in last 10 games. Eric Fehr talk. Temptation to shut down Dustin Byfuglien. What does it say about Buff that he continues to play.