While the Jets haven’t played many games at Bell MTS Place of late they are 5-1-1 in their last seven games. They welcome a Ducks team that is just 4-7-2 on the road so far this season.
We learned in practice on Saturday that newest Jets forward Nick Shore will centre the 4th line and that Connor Hellebuyck starts in net.
Jets Projected Lines, D pairs and Starting Goalie:
This audio is from yesterday’s media availability.
Coach Maurice scrum topics: Nick Shore’s status Status of Appleton and Bourque. Chemistry of the 4th line. What has Tucker Poolman done well this season? How has Morrissey helped with Poolman’s development? Reflecting on Neal Pionk after 29 games. Does he keep tabs on former Jets? Who will start tomorrow? Decision on David Gustafsson? Is there a time frame?
Puck drop is at 2 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.