Globe and Mail: Bettman plans to take in Jets’ opener. I think the reaction to Gary Bettman, the source for Jets fans 1.o ire, will surprise people. Most might expect boo birds to rain down on him at the home opener, but I think he might (dare I say it) receive some applause. Would you boo or cheer the Commish?
CBC: Jets coach Claude Noel focused on team building. He is still getting to know this team.
Winnipeg Free Press: Some Jets players facing prospect of cuts tonight. If the home crowd isn’t enough to pump these guys up, the prospect of getting cut sure will.
Winnipeg Sun: Latest episode of The Scheifele Show. This is a show Manitobans have waited 15 years for, so don’t expect anyone to be turning the channel anytime soon.
Portage Online: Bodie and the Jets are back home. Good for the Manitoba product to still be at camp.
TSN: Jets make NHL on TSN debut against visiting Hurricanes. It will be nice to watch a game on TSN and not still be subjected to the TSN Jets meter. Expect big ratings for the Jets 2nd home game.
NHL.com: Noel makes tough cuts for Jets. This is likely more difficult for Jets coach Claude Noel as he was forced to cut guys he has last season with the AHL Moose.
The Telegam: IceCaps single-game tickets go on sale October 8th. If you didn’t get a chance to get season tickets, here is your chance to pick up some single game tickets.
Northern Colorado News: Eagles sign Colorado native netminder. Taking a page from the book of the Jets, the Eagles signed a local.