Winnipeg Sun: The possibility of trading Patrik Laine, and the complexity of a delicate situation. Scott with another measured column on the topic which gripped the Winnipeg hockey scene all last week.
The Athletic Winnipeg: Mailbag. (Paywall). Murat is taking questions from Jets fans so if you’ve got something that has you curious feel free (provided you’re a subscriber) to ask him a question.
The Athletic: NHL offseason priorities: What to expect from all 31 teams. (Paywall). It is almost like folks in the NHL think people in Winnipeg forgot the Teemu Selanne for Chad Kilger, Oleg Tverdovsky and a 3rd rounder trade. Most haven’t. So the idea of trading Laine (something most aren’t advocating for anyway) for pieces aka magic beans isn’t likely very palatable.
Illegal Curve: Interview with head coach Pascal Vincent. Moose bench boss Pascal Vincent joined us on The Illegal Curve Hockey Show to discuss what he and the Manitoba Moose are up to during the off-season, player development over the summer break and looked ahead to the upcoming AHL season. The coach also discussed his time within the NHL Bubble with the Winnipeg Jets, as well as players including JC Lipon and Kristian Vesalainen.
Illegal Curve Hockey Show Replay:
Topics: Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers appear on TSN Trade Bait Board, Should Kevin Cheveldayoff be ruthless this summer in trying to acquire a #2 centre, The seven forwards the Jets will protect for the 2021 Expansion Draft, Recap of Game 7’s of Dallas-Colorado series & Vegas-Vancouver series
Guests: Mike McIntyre (Winnipeg Free Press) at 29:23 and Pascal Vincent (Manitoba Moose Head Coach) at 53:12.
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Topics: Montreal Canadiens acquire Jake Allen from the St. Louis Blues/The goaltending market, UFA of the Week: Torey Krug, NY Islanders/Philadelphia Flyers Game 7 Preview, Florida Panthers name Bill Zito as the team’s new General Manager
Guests: Stephen Whyno (Associated Press) at 23:03 and Joe Smith (The Athletic Tampa Bay) at 46:54.
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