With the news of the Jets restructuring their leadership group it was fortunate timing for Elliotte Friedman and Jeff Marek that they were having Winnipeg centre Mark Scheifele on their 32 Thoughts Podcast.
The conversation begins with Blake Wheeler but then delves into his summer, his plans for playing in Winnipeg, working with Adam Oates and much more. Starts at the 5:40.
1) Blake Wheeler and the removal of the captaincy.
2) Did he request to be considered as the next captain?
3) Would he want to be captain?
4) What did he think the summer would be like for Winnipeg?
5) How was his summer?
6) His end of season comments.
7) Adam Oates obsession with hockey.
8) How have the conversations been with Rick Bowness?
9) What did he tell Rick Bowness about the Jets room?
10) Some changes Rick Bowness might make.
11) What move in NHL was the biggest to him this summer?