Note: Day 8 of Jets training camp gets underway with group 1 hitting the ice at 9:15 AM followed by group 2 at 11:15 AM. As always keep it locked here for training camp coverage. Check here for updates on the groups and interviews.
Note II: We took a look at what the Jets lines and D pairs might look like for the exhibition game on the 29th against the Canucks and the play-in series against the Flames based on how things have gone to date at training camp.
Winnipeg Sun: Hark the Jansen, I’ll be Ready—With apologies to Mr. Poe, the young forward doesn’t seem to be among the Jets Top 12 forwards for the play-in series against Calgary, but Harkins vows to be ready to contribute, if/when he gets an opportunity.
Winnipeg Sun: Jets are Almost at Full Health, Something Paul Maurice is Thankful For—As we discussed on Saturday’s Illegal Curve Hockey Show, Jets Training Camp 2.0 has been quite copacetic thus far.
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets’ blueline stronger than ever—. After churning through defensemen like they were making butter, it will be interesting to see if a healthy Jets defense can take some stress off Connor Hellebuyck’s shoulders.
Illegal Curve Hockey Show Replay:
Topics: Recap of the first week of Jets training camp (2.0), The Jets forward lines entering the play-in series vs. the Calgary Flames, Should Jansen Harkins be the Jets 13th forward or even be in the Top 12, How does the Jets defence match-up against the Flames, Should/will the Jets play more of an up-tempo style against Calgary
Guest: Paul Edmonds (Winnipeg Jets play-by-play broadcaster on TSN 1290 Radio) at 28:50.
To listen to part 1 click here.
Topics: The controversy surrounding Johnny Gaudreau at Flames training camp, Travis Hamonic opts out of NHL Return to Play for family reasons, Flames goaltending situation, The NHL’s decision to prevent teams from disclosing injuries/illness
Guests: Michael Traikos (National hockey writer, Postmedia) at 00:40, Kristen Anderson (Calgary Flames beat writer for Postmedia) at 35:15 and Brian Engblom (Tampa Bay Lightning broadcaster for FOX Sports Sun) at 51:49.
To listen to part 2 click here.