Winnipeg Jets Afternoon Links
Note II: For home games we have both our #ICGWG and #IC5050 contests. 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 Slater & #IC5050 $59,700.00). Reminder that tonight the Jets are Sweetening the Pot as the 5050 starts at $40,000.00 (Hint: Increase your usual guess by 20K).
Winnipeg Free Press: Captain Ladd hopes his 600th NHL game will be a winner. As do the 15,004 fans inside the MTS Centre who are hoping to see the end of this five game losing streak.
Winnipeg Sun: Jetstream blog. Ken’s notebook is wide open and ready for perusal as he gets you ready for tonight’s Jets and Rangers contest.
NHL.com: Rangers visit Jets in search of first win on trip. Another preview of tonight’s action.
TSN: Opportunity awaits. Brian gives you his pre-game assessment.
CBC: Jets, Rangers both struggling. Two teams desperate for points should translate to some exciting hockey one can hope. These teams need to play like their seasons are on the line.
Illegal Curve: Coach Maurice pre-game scrum (audio). On folks seeing Scheifele around the rink. On Ladd’s 600th game and his role on this team. Being prepared for a Rangers team that lost last night. Talk about Martin St. Louis and what he can do.
Illegal Curve: Game day set-up. Ez sets up tonight’s action between the Jets and Rangers 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.