Note: With the Jets, Moose and Ice all now in offseason mode our notes section will be consolidated.
theScore: Which vacant NHL head coaching job is most appealing? They’ve got Winnipeg listed as the fourth most desirable spot.
Illegal Curve Hockey: Saturday Podcast. Topics from our show this past weekend included: Jets coaching search (nothing new with Barry Trotz, is Scott Arniel a lock to return to Winnipeg as associate/assistant coach, other potential head coaching candidates). Kevin Cheveldayoff’s comments about Mark Scheifele at NHL Combine in Buffalo. Jets signing 2020 6th rounder Tyrel Bauer. Guests included Scott Billeck of the Winnipeg Sun and former NHL goalie and current analyst on TSN/RDS Marty Biron.
Olean Times Herald: NHL Draft prospect Conor Geekie could be intriguing pick for Sabres. We often say the “pride of _______” when referencing a player but it is clear from the pride of Strathclair, Manitoba that he is happy to represent his hometown.
Philly Hockey Now: Did NHL Combine help Flyers decision on dynamic Matthew Savoie? Another member of the Ice who is projected to go in the 1st round.