Winnipeg Jets Morning Papers

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Winnipeg Jets on January 1, 2014 — No Comments

Note:  The team heads off to Ottawa to start their East coast swing.  We will have audio later this afternoon before they take off.

Jets news:

Winnipeg Free Press:  Jets shut down Sabres 3-0Lots of good efforts last night.  Kudos to Chris Thorburn who played in his 500th NHL game picking up an assist and having a number of good chances to score.
Thorburn assist in 500th game

Winnipeg Sun:   Jets blank Sabres in NYE tiltThe Jets had some luck (disallowed goal) and then played a pretty solid game against an offensively challenged Buffalo teamPlenty of good scoring chances including 3 or 4 breakaways and another solid game by Al Montoya.

TSN:  Three’s CompanyThe Jets have a nice little win streak and Dennis gives you his thoughts on last night’s contest.

Illegal Curve:  Jets sign Ryan Olsen to a three-year, two-way, entry level contractGM Cheveldayoff is locking up a lot of his prospects and Ryan Olsen was the latest added to the mix.

Jets 3 Sabres 0:

Winnipeg Jets: Chris Thorburn, Al Montoya, Keaton Ellerby and Evander Kane.

Buffalo Sabres: Coach Nolan, Drew Stafford and Jhonas Enroth.

Coach Noel post-game. Coach Noel met with the media following the game against Buffalo.

Jets on a DeadlineGame recaps, post-game audio, video highlights and the NHL.com 3 Stars of the night.

IceCaps news:

TSN:  Falcons score final three goals in win over IceCapsSt. John’s drops the final game of 2013 and had a bit of a power outage going 0 for 6 in the contest.