This isn’t last year’s Tampa Bay Lightning as they currently sit in the 11th spot in the Eastern Conference although it is worth noting that, in addition to winning three straight games, they’ve played a lot less games than the teams around them. The Jets sit sixth in the Western Conference and hope that the 4-3 win over the Panthers on Thursday will continue into today’s game.
No skate this morning. Voice of the Jets on TSN 1290 Winnipeg Paul Edmonds confirmed that it will be the same lineup for the Jets with exception of Connor Hellebuyck back in net.
Jets projected lines and D pairs:
Puck drop is at 3:00 pm CST. Be sure to head over to illegalcurve.com following the game for a recap of the action which includes post-game audio from the Jets room as well as from Coach Maurice.