Note: The Jets picked up a big win over the Sharks last night as they defeated San Jose 4-1 . The top line of Pierre-Luc Dubois, Kyle Connor and Evgeny Svechnikov continued their strong play, Nate Schmidt picked up his first goal as a Jet which turned out to be the game winner (in front of his family in Winnipeg for the first time) and the team didn’t let up after they built themselves a lead. Today they are scheduled to practice at 12 noon so stay tuned for the Practice Report.
Note II: The Moose are looking to build on the momentum they created on Wednesday in Milwaukee when they kick off the final weekend of this six-game road trip when they take on the Griffins in Grand Rapids. Puck drop is at 6 PM CT.
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Sportsnet: With a natural chemistry, Dubois and Connor forming dynamic duo for Jets. Folks around these parts have seen 26/55 as a solid pairing for Winnipeg and quite quickly this season we have seen 80/81 form a similar sort of dynamic. Ken has more on the pairing which is driving the bus for the Jets these days.
Winnipeg Sun: Jets snap two-game skid with win over Sharks. The most important thing for the Jets is you’ve seen the team get better, whether they were losing or winning games, the last three or so.
Winnipeg Sun: New-looks Scheifele line doing all sorts of good despite lack of production. You can just sense that it is right there for 55 and company and the expectation is that the dam will burst sooner rather than later.
Winnipeg Free Press: Jets bite back in 4-1 win over Sharks. (Paywall). Hard to believe these two teams have already played three times this season. Jeff recaps the action from last night’s game.
Winnipeg Free Press: Lowry adjusts to life on the wing.(Paywall). Given the adjustments to the lines last night that headline may no longer be relevant after we saw Lowry back with Copp in the 3rd period. (In Jeff’s defence this article came out before the game).
San Jose Mercury News: Sharks lose to Jets, now await return of players in COVID protocol. Read about the game from the perspective of a writer that covers the Jets opponent.
Sportsnet: Connor and Dubois proving to be dynamic duo for Jets. Sean Reynolds and Ken Wiebe discuss the dynamic duo of Kyle Connor and Pierre-Luc Dubois as well as what’s been working for the Jets from an offensive standpoint.
TSN: What isn’t there to like about Kyle Connor’s game? Kyle Connor picked up his 10th goal in 13 games this season in a convincing win over the San Jose Sharks. TSN’s director of scouting Craig Button joins Sara Orlesky to discuss Connor’s play and the Jets win over the Sharks.
Global News: Weekly segment with John Shannon on the Jets. This is from two days ago but I missed it so perhaps it is new to you. They talk about the red-hot Kyle Connor, the future of Andrew Copp in Winnipeg, and the importance of the rest of this Jets homestand.