The Athletic Winnipeg: Cole Perfetti sits atop ranking of Jets prospects, a list low on high-end talent. (Paywall). Nathan Smith at the nine spot caught me by surprise but the prospect from Florida playing in Minnesota could be a player to watch.
Illegal Curve Hockey Show Podcast:
Topics: Darren Dreger’s comments about the Patrik Laine situation on TSN 1050 Radio, The pros and cons of paying Patrik Laine $9 million per season, Has Kristian Vesalainen’s development stalled, Is the 2021 Seattle Expansion Draft playing a role in the Jets pursuit of a left side defenceman, Power ranking a potential All-Canadian Division.
Guest: Steven Ellis (Host of The Hockey News Now) at 53:10.
To listen to part 1 click here.
Topics: Playing The Unrestricted Free Agent Price is Right Magic Number Game, Chicago Blackhawks publicly announce that they are entering a rebuild, NHL GMs Zoom Meeting Recap
Guests: Travis Yost (TSN.ca) at 1:30, Matt Loughlin (New Jersey Devils radio play-by-play broadcaster) at 25:37 and Kevin Saurette (Manitoba Junior Hockey League Commissioner) at 47:51.
To listen to part 2 click here.