Note: Join us for three hours of The Illegal Curve Hockey Show on TSN 1290 Winnipeg this morning starting at 9:00 a.m. CT. Today’s guests on the show: Geoff Kirbyson (Author of “Broken Ribs & Popcorn), Charlie Roumeliotis (Blackhawks Insider for NBCS Chicago), Joe Haggerty (Bruins writer for BOSHockeyNow) and Willy Palov (QMJHL reporter for Halifax Chronicle Herald). You can listen to The IC Hockey Show here.
Note II: In a battle of Jets 1st rounders Ville Heinola (2019) and Lukko defeated HPK and Kristian Vesalainen (2017) on Friday night. Heinola had two assists which gives him five in the last two games while Vesalainen clocked a shot at 139.5 km/h. Over in Sweden it was a productive night for Jets 2018 2nd rounder David Gustafsson who had an assist to help tie the game for Tingsryds and then scored the game-winner in the shootout.
Sportsnet: Where would the Winnipeg Jets rank in an all-Canadian division? Sean Reynolds joined Faizal Khamisa to predict where he thinks the Winnipeg Jets would rank and finish among the other six Canadian teams, if they were indeed put in a division all together.
Sportsnet: Why leaving the Central for an all-Canadian division would really help Jets. Jets reporter Sean Reynolds joins Faizal Khamisa to discuss why he thinks the Winnipeg Jets would have an easier path by leaving the group of death in the Central division for an all-Canadian division.
Hockey Debates: Ezzy’s joins the Podcast. Is Patrik Laine going to be moved? Will the Jets be a factor in a proposed Canadian Division?