A roundup of Wednesday’s afternoon headlines. Stanley Cup lineup changes and General Manager contract extensions.
Jets Nation: Q&A with Ivan Telegin. Gotta love answers like these from the Jets Russian players: – Are you concerned about the cold weather in Winnipeg? It’s legendary. Why should I be afraid of cold? It’s not cold if you play. Besides, I’m from Siberia. I’m not going to have any issues with the cold. […]
Note: Be sure you’re following IC on twitter @illegalcurve for all the latest Winnipeg Jets news. Yahoo Sports: Ranking the NHL’s Top 25 defencemen. Despite the fact that we’ve assessed this team’s strength as its defence, we only had 1 d-man crack the top 20 and got 1 honourable mention. NBC Sports: Why this screen […]
Yahoo Sports: Ranking the NHL’s Top 25 left wingers. Unlike when Yahoo ranked the Top 25 centres and the Jets got shut out, this time we have 2 players cracking this list. Fort Francis Times: Byfuglien enjoyed his first FFCBC. The IC crew is hoping to get Big Buff to come fishing with us in […]
Winnipeg Free Press: Two thumbs up…way up. Reporter Ed Tait gives his opinion on a subject that has the internet chatting, the new Jets logo. Jets Nation: Alex Burmistrov interview. Excellent interview with the young Jet. I especially enjoyed these questions/answers: – Do you know that Winnipeg is the coldest city on the planet with […]
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets will open store Sunday. TNSE was originally going to close Jets Gear Sunday due to concerns that stock would be too low but they will be open tomorrow from Noon-5 p.m. Only T-shirts are available at the store. Royal Sports and River City Sports are also selling Jets merchandise. Icethetics: Using the new […]
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets reach broadcast agreement with TSN. Ed Tait was the first to break the news of a deal between True North and TSN. Winnipeg Sun: TSN, Sports 1290 get Jets rights. Many Jets fans have expressed hope to hear the return of Keilback as the voice of the Jets. Brandon Sun (registration […]
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets bolster coaching ranks. I’m sure we will be hearing more from these 3 new coaches as the press conference is taking place at the MTS Centre right now. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Minor schedule change vs. Jets. Nice of the Pens to accommodate ‘Hockey Day in Canada’. Around the NHL: CBC: Blackhawks Kane […]