Note: This is day 42 since the NHL and AHL hit the pause button on their respective 2019-20 seasons.
Winnipeg Sun: Jets Copp fit, tanned and ready to roll if the NHL returns. Scott recaps yesterday’s chat with the Michigan born forward.
Winnipeg Sun: Dale Hawerchuk puts cancer treatments behind him. Paul caught up with the longtime member of the Jets 1.0 who remains an absolute fan favourite in this city.
Winnipeg Free Press: Copp hoping to stay sharp by staying active, watching film. (Paywall). If there is one player that you shouldn’t be surprised is staying ready to go it would be number nine. Mike has more from today’s conference call.
The Athletic Winnipeg: Part 2 of the results from The Athletic’s Winnipeg Jets fan survey. (Paywall – 90 day free option). Murat wraps up the comprehensive survey they took of the fan base who consumes The Athletic.
The Athletic Winnipeg: Andrew Copp’s analytical approach extends to NFL Draft, Tom Brady, MJ vs. LeBron. (Paywall – 90 day free option). No doubt the Michigan man qualifies as one of the more cerebral members of the Jets squad.
The Athletic Winnipeg: The day I got a glimpse of the real Dustin Byfuglien. (Paywall – 90 day free option). Good timing by Kenny considering yesterday was the five year anniversary of this memorable clip.
Sportsnet: Top Dustin Byfuglien Career Highlights…So Far. Watch all the best Dustin Byfuglien hits, goals and fights from the Chicago Blackhawks, the Atlanta Thrashers and the Winnipeg Jets, as “Big Buff” makes a massive impact on the NHL.
JetsTV: Andrew Copp video conference call. The Jets forward is in Florida right now and Tuesday morning he participated in a video conference call. Spoke about what he’s been up to, his play this season, his versatility, what he’s seen from some of the younger Jets, his thought on playing an NHL game at Yost Arena in Ann Arbor and quite a bit more.
TSN 1290 Winnipeg: Talking Jets, equipment and football with Mason Appleton. Jets forward Mason Appleton joined the Afternoon Ride for an update on what he is up to during the paused NHL season. Tthe Wisconsin native and Packers fan also gives the guys some of his NFL takes.
Grand Forks Herald: Westin Michaud on his transfer year: ‘I was fortunate enough to be part of something special’. Brad had a chance to chat with one of the college players signed by Manitoba last week.
Official Manitoba site: Moose sign Haralds Egle, re-sign Hayden Shaw. Another pair of players added by Manitoba. This would be the fifth and sixth signings by the team since the pause began.