Note: Jets fans are feeling blue from the less than memorable end to the six game home stand (1-5-0) but Winnipeg is in Colorado tonight so there will be no feeling bad for themselves today.
Note II: The Moose have an afternoon contest today at the MTS Centre as they seek revenge for a thrashing they took Thursday night against the Toronto Marlies. Puck drops at 2 pm.
Note III: Tune in at 9 am to listen to three hours of NHL and Jets hockey talk on the Illegal Curve Hockey Show. The guys will review the Jets/Hurricanes game, look ahead to the Jets/Avalanche game and plenty of NHL talk. Listen here.
TSN: All eyes on Byfuglien. Conventional wisdom seems to be that once Byfuglien situation gets dealt with then the rest will fall into place.
Winnipeg Free Press: What sparked the Jets against Carolina? A players-only meeting. (Paywall). Clearly the fans aren’t the only ones who are fed up.
Winnipeg Free Press: Loss to Carolina leaves Winnipeg tied for last place in NHL. (Paywall). That sound you hear was the Jets hitting rock bottom.
Winnipeg Sun: Auston in city limits? Some were talking playoffs but the reality is much more likely a top draft pick. There has been plenty of tank talk for quite some time as some dream of what it would mean to have a top pick in the fold.
Winnipeg Sun: Get ready for trade talk to heat up, Jets fans. Plenty of uncertainty remains as that trade deadline gets closer and closer.
CBC: Jets, Moose and the common denominator. The big question for Adam is who is responsible for the current state of the franchises?
Hurricanes 5 Jets 3:
Carolina Hurricanes: Coach Peters, Cam Ward, Jordan Staal and Ron Hainsey. To listen click here.
Winnipeg Jets: Alexander Burmistrov, Andrew Ladd and Michael Hutchinson. To listen click here.
Coach Maurice post-game presser: Coach Maurice met with the media following the game against Carolina. To watch click here.
Podcast: Host and Analyst Richard Pollock breaks down the Jets play against the Hurricanes this evening. Clickhere.
Jets on a Deadline: Game recaps, post-game audio and the NHL.com 3 Stars of the night. Click here.
USCHO: Michigan duo of Motte, Connor garner monthly HCA honors. If the above Jets news makes you sad as a fan the continued success of the Jets 2015 1st round pick can only make you happy. He also picked up an assist last night in a 3-2 Wolverines loss to the rival Spartans which gives him 43 points in 24 games (tied for 1st in the entire NCAA and he’s played three less games then his co-leader).