Prospect Pulse: Prospects Tourneys

Given the abbreviated time frame the Jets’ had to work with this summer, it is clear why the team will not have a prospects camp, but will participate in a 5-team rookie tournament with the Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames, Vancouver Canucks and the San Jose Sharks. I thought it would be fun, just for argument’s […]

Posted by Kyle Kosior in Jets Prospect Pulse,Prospect Pulse,Winnipeg Jets on August 30, 2011

Prospect Pulse: Jason Kasdorf

After leaving Tom Reid’s in downtown St. Paul following the draft, Remis, Ezra and I had the opportunity to meet the Kasdorf family.  They were very friendly and engaging, as well as thrilled that Jason was selected by the Jets.  Since that meeting, I have been following Kasdorf, a Winnipeg native, a little more closely […]

Posted by Kyle Kosior in Columns,Jets Prospect Pulse,Prospect Pulse,Prospect Pulse,Puck Prospectus Column,Winnipeg Jets on August 9, 2011

Prospect Pulse: Akim Aliu

Of all the current or former Jets’ prospects, Akim Aliu just may be the most famous (infamous?). As a 16-year old, Aliu had a much publicized on-ice altercation with teammate Steve Downie, stemming from Aliu’s refusal to participate in rookie hazing. Sticks were swung, teeth were lost, both parties were suspended and Aliu was eventually traded […]

Posted by Kyle Kosior in Columns,Jets Prospect Pulse,Prospect Pulse,Prospect Pulse,Southeast Division,Winnipeg Jets on August 2, 2011

More on Ivan Telegin

Illegal Curve had the chance to get a quick late-night scouting report on newly signed Winnipeg Jets Center Ivan Telegin. Courtesy of Corey Pronman of Hockey Prospectus: ” (Telegin’s)a toolsy forward who has a lot going for him. He’s a big guy who at times can dominate physically, and has a decent skill set for […]

Posted by Ezra Ginsburg in General Jets News,Jets Prospect Pulse,Winnipeg Jets on July 26, 2011