Jets (and prospective Jets) @ World Championship games:
Nikolaj Ehlers (Denmark) will face Switzerland. (Update – One goal for Ehlers in the loss to the Swiss).
Slovakia takes on Germany. Marko Dano didn’t play the last game due to injury. (Update – Dano remains out of lineup with injury).
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets’ can’t go wrong at draft with either Matthews or Laine. (Paywall). Fans won’t be upset with either of these two can’t miss prospects.
National Post: Auston Matthews wins battle but Patrik Laine takes war in clash at world championship. The projected top two picks next month in Buffalo tangled yesterday in Russia.
Sportsnet: Teammates what’s separating Matthews and Laine at worlds. Plenty for Leafs and Jets fans to be excited about regardless of whom they get. Although adding one of these two to the Jets team should have an immediate impact next season while the expectation is it may be a little longer in Toronto.
Dobber Hockey: Off-season outlook. Guys over at Dobber with their fantasy hockey outlook for Winnipeg.
TSN 1290 Winnipeg: Hustler and Lawless. Ray Ferraro joins the guys from the IIHF Worlds in Russia to discuss Patrik Laine’s performance in the 3-2 Finland win over USA, and what he’s seen in Jets player Mark Scheifele and prospect Kyle Connor.
Official site: Moose look to grow from year one lessons. Mitch writes about the development of the prospects in the Jets farm system.