Note: The Jets lost in Philadelphia yesterday afternoon 2-1 which put an end to their four game win streak. Despite the loss Patrik Laine continued his hot play picking up his 40th goal of the season.
Note II: The Moose won a big game last night in Chicago as they beat the Wolves 2-1 to go six points up in the standings. The road trip continues as they wrap up their 17th straight game against the Central division with a 3 pm afternoon game against the Wild in Iowa. This is the third game of their seven game road trip.
Winnipeg Sun: Laine and Ovechkin neck-and-neck in Rocket Richard race. Up against his idol this is going to be quite finish.
Winnipeg Sun: Sniper scores 40th as Jets see four-game winning streak snapped. Ken recaps the game from Philly.
Winnipeg Free Press: Poolman on wild ride between Moose and Jets. (Paywall). Lots of airmiles he is accumulating.
Winnipeg Free Press: Flyers end Jets’ four-game winning streak. (Paywall). Mike recaps yesterday’s contest from Well Fargo Center.
Illegal Curve: Jets don’t find much brotherly love in Philadelphia. The post-game report includes a recap of some of the notable events in the game, a look at the numbers and post-game audio from Patrik Laine, Connor Hellebuyck, Tucker Poolman and coach Maurice.
TSN: Laine has a shot at 50 goals. Patrik Laine’s release is one of his well-known attributes but as Craig Button explains, his ability to read the play and give himself enough space to take advantage of his release is what is fueling his success.
Illegal Curve Hockey Show Replay:
Topics: The Jets win the first three games of a season long six game road trip, Is Dustin Byfuglien playing too much, Jets/Flyers Preview, Replay of the Zane Kalemba Interview from Friday’s Afternoon Ride with Hustler and Rick Ralph
Guests: James O’Brien (NBC’s Pro Hockey Talk, Rotoworld), Anthony SanFilippo (CrossingBroad.com)
To listen to part 1 click here.
Topics: Who will replace Ron Francis as the next General Manager of the Carolina Hurricanes, Washington Capitals re-sign GM Brian MacLellan and what that means for Head Coach Barry Trotz, Manitoba Moose Week in Review
Guests: Erik Erlendsson (Tampa Bay Lightning Insider), Aaron Portzline (The Athletic Columbus), Lauren Taraschuk (University of Manitoba Bisons goalie)
To listen to part 2 click here.