Winnipeg Jets Afternoon Links

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Winnipeg Jets on January 25, 2014 — 1 Comment

Note:  After the game, be sure to check us out for all the post-game reaction. As soon as the site is updated we notify you via twitter @illegalcurve and Facebook.

Note II: For away games we have our #ICGWG  contest. Make sure to @ tweet @illegalcurve with your guess. Remember that for your vote to qualify you must send in your guess using a hashtag (#). (i.e. #ICGWG Ladd).

Jets news:

Winnipeg Free Press:  Jets, Leafs both eager to right recent stumbles in tonight’s gameWinnipeg is coming off a well fought loss whereas Toronto was decimated by Dallas.  Both teams are desperate for a win which should translate into a very good hockey game tonight.

Winnipeg Sun:  Jets still 10 points out of playoffsWith the three point format of the NHL making up ground, especially when it is a tall high to climb, is not an easy task.  It is why people point to teams not in a playoff position by November 1st and show how unlikely it is to get back above the line.

Toronto Sun:  Jets catching Leafs at a bad timeAlways better to face a team coming off a 7-1 win instead of the alternativeShould make for a surly bunch.

Winnipeg Sun:  Jetting down south for a good causeNice ingenuity and in support of charity.

TSN:  Pavelec starts as Jets host LeafsBrian breaks down the game from inside the MTS Centre with this look at tonight’s Jets and Leafs game.

CBC:  5 things to WatchJeff looks at five things to keep in mind for tonight’s game including; Maurice’s magic, long time no see, Manitoba muscle, centre of attention and rising stock.

Illegal Curve:  Coach Maurice pre-game presser.   Trouba’s comfort in playing defence.  On how young guys learn and how Trouba has learned from Mark Stuart.  Learning about his players.  What does he see Mark Scheifele?  On his development.  What has his team learned?  On the Leafs team.  Pavelec’s confidence.
Mark Stuart at practice

Illegal Curve:  Game day set-up.  Ez sets up tonight’s action between the Jets and Leafs including projected lineups, starting goalies, game notes and more.

Illegal Curve:  Morning Papers. If you missed any of the news this AM we have you covered.

  • masterjuddi

    should be a beauty tonight. Gotta love the Leafs coming into town on HNIC in the middle of January. Hoping for some old time hockey. go jets go