Winnipeg Jets Morning Papers

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Winnipeg Jets on August 9, 2014 — No Comments

Note:  Tune into the Illegal Curve Hockey show as I will be joining Rich and Ez on TSN 1290 Winnipeg today from 9 am until 11 talking about the Jets as well as the latest NHL news.  GuestsChris Peters (CBS Sports), Aaron Portzline (Columbus Dispatch) and Patrick Williams (NHL.com).

Jets news:

NHL.com:  Jets looking for answers to end playoff droughtIt has been a long time since the franchise has seen the post-season and the team continues to look for answers to the question as to how they can resolve this problem.

NHL.com:  Maurice’s influence, Frolik’s future top Jets’ questionsIn this article Patrick asks and answers five questions including; 1. Can coach Paul Maurice impose his values on the Jets, 2) What will happen with versatile forward Michael Frolik, 3) Can the Jets avoid letdown games and 4) Can the Jets improve against the Central Division and 5) Can Ondrej Pavelec break his way out of the bottom echelon of NHL goaltenders?

NHL.com:  Jets bank on improvement from young talent in lineupA look at the projected lineup for the 2014/15 season and how the youth may influence the team this year.

Couturier vs. Scheifele in 2013

NHL.com:  Jets need Pavelec to play like No. 1 goaltenderNo player will face greater scrutiny this season that Ondrej Pavelec.

NHL.com:  Jets feel AHL success will help top prospectsPatrick takes a look at the top 10 prospects in the system.