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Latest Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose news.

Note:  The Jets will play the ninth game of this ten game home stand tonight against the Florida Panthers who flew into town late last night after handing it to the Flames by a 6-3 score in Calgary on Saturday night.  The Jets had a busy practice on Saturday which provided some health updates and they will hit the ice at 10:30 am for morning skate.  Puck drop is at 7 pm.  Stay tuned throughout the day for any and all Jets news and updates via  Twitter | Facebook | Instagram.

Note II:  The Moose lost 5-0 last night in a game that was dominated from start to finish by the visitors.  The team is scheduled to practice today at 12 noon at the IcePlex ahead of a Monday afternoon game against the Admirals.

Jets news:

NHL .com:  Jets unfazed by trade deadlineNo real point of getting worked up about something that is completely outside of your realm of control.

Winnipeg Sun:  Five keys to Jets vs PanthersPaul’s big matchup is James Reimer vs Connor Hellebuyck.  His five keys include: 1) Fatigue. 2) Special teams. 3) Home, sweet home. 4) No complacency. 5) Shut down the big guns.  

Winnipeg Sun:  Jets SnapshotsPaul’s list includes: 1) Back-to-back wins allow Jets to exhale. 2) Big Buff team cop, and clown. 3) Perreault slump no big deal.  4) Relieved Copp likes new mates.

Mathieu Perreault at ice level

Winnipeg Free Press:  Jets penalty killing third-best in the league.  (Paywall).  Considering they had one of the worst penalty kills in the league last season (26th) not too shabby an improvement.

Moose news:

Illegal Curve:  Griffins dominate Moose from start to finish in 5-0 winIt was a tough night for the squad as they just couldn’t generate much against the defending Calder Cup champions.

Illegal Curve Hockey Show Replay:

Topics: Jets/Avalanche Recap, Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers on a line with Andrew Copp, Jets/Panthers Preview, Should the Jets be embracing the expectations and pressure of being a Top 5 Team in the NHL.

Guests: Mike Kelly (TSN, NHL Network), Matthew DeFranks (South Florida Sun Sentinel).

To listen to part 1 click here.

Topics: Vancouver Canucks sign GM Jim Benning to a contract extension, The war of words between PK Subban and Brendan Gallagher, Would Patrick Maroon be a good fit on the Jets.

Guests: George Richards (Columbus Dispatch), Kristen Anderson (Calgary Herald), Kelly McCrimmon (Vegas Golden Knights Assistant General Manager).

To listen to part 2 click here.