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Winnipeg Sun: Canes desperate for goals, win vs. Winnipeg. They were riding high in the Eastern Conference but two straight losses which saw them get shutout both times plus the loss Andrei Svechnikov has Carolina in a bit of a tail-spin. Winnipeg gonna need to bring their A game tonight if they want to earn a clean sweep of their trip out east including scoring from their big dogs and tight defensive play.
News & Observer: Has Hurricanes forward Andrei Svechnikov been lost for the season? It sounds that way. That’s a brutal loss for a Hurricanes team that stood pat for the most part at the Trade Deadline.
Illegal Curve: Jets vs Hurricanes pre-game report. The Jets held a morning skate as they prepared to face Carolina. Check out the projected lines and D pairs and hear from players/coaching staff media availabilities.
Illegal Curve: Morning Papers. If you missed any of the news from earlier today, we have you covered.
Winnipeg Sports Talk: Dave Poulin on the Winnipeg Jets wins in Florida & push for the playoffs. TSN Hockey Analyst Dave Poulin joined Andrew “Hustler” Paterson on Winnipeg Sports Talk Daily. They discussed the Winnipeg Jets wins over the Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning over the weekend as they push towards securing a spot in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.