Winnipeg Jets Afternoon Links
Winnipeg Sun: Jets determined not to be distracted by glitz. Ken sets things up for tonight’s game as the Jets are looking to maintain their focus in the bright lights of the Vegas strip.
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets hoping Lady Luck among hordes of Winnipeg fans in Vegas. (Paywall). Something tells me the #TrueNorth you hear during the opening anthem will be rather throaty.
Sportsnet: Connor Hellebuyck has been the Jets’ MVP, but can he keep it up? It seems to be the question on everyone’s mind “when will this run end?” for the Jets goalie but he sure seems to be able to shoulder the load he has been saddled with.
The Athletic: Jets’ record is great but long-term success requires better shot generation. (Paywall). While things are generally positive in the Jets world he takes a moment to focus on the areas that require cleaning up. Specifically the Jets 5-on-5.
Illegal Curve: Jets vs. Golden Knights pre-game report. Take a look at what happened at the rink this morning as Winnipeg gets ready to face Vegas at T-Mobile Arena tonight.
Illegal Curve: Morning Papers. If you missed any of the news we have you covered.
TSN 1290 Winnipeg: Jets are set up to be more consistent. TSN Hockey Analyst Ray Ferraro discusses the Jets hot start to the season and if they can maintain their success.
Illegal Curve: Coach Maurice pre-game. Touched on the Jets fans who will be at T-Mobile Arena, break time, maintenance guys status, getting started after the break, things taken out of last long break, any fan encounters in Vegas, goalie plan, Mason during this stretch & more.