Winnipeg Jets Afternoon Links
Winnipeg Sun: Laine on a roll as Jets face bottom-feeding Coyotes. The Jets 2nd line is still trying to find its chemistry. However Laine appears to have disposed of the lack of confidence that was plaguing him a little while back.
Winnipeg Free Press: Hockey was ‘hard’ for Laine two weeks ago… now it ‘feels like a lot of fun’. (Paywall). Mike also wrote about hockey being fun again for the Jets sniper.
NHL .com: Hawerchuk treasuring induction into Jets Hall of Fame. It should be a fun ceremony as the Jets are getting a chance, and more importantly the community is getting a chance to celebrate his career as a player for the Jets.
CTV News: Current Jets eager to honour past Jets great. No surprise that the player will want to honour the Jets 1.0 legend.
Illegal Curve: Jets vs. Coyotes pre-game report. Take a look at what happened at the rink this morning as Winnipeg gets ready to face Arizona at Bell MTS Place tonight.
Illegal Curve: Morning Papers. If you missed any of the news we have you covered.
Illegal Curve: Coach Maurice pre-game. Touched on whether there would be any lineup changes? Is there a different mindset in the room sitting 2nd in the central as opposed to when you are chasing? Where is his level of concern with a “let down” game against the Coyotes? On the maturity of the team. Has he seen anything different in Laine’s last five games?