Note: Yesterday wasn’t the day but maybe today might be the day the next play by play voice of the Jets is announced? Last Thursday Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette indicated English play by play voice of the Habs on TSN 690 Dan Robertson is leaving for a TV gig but couldn’t say to which team. If it is Dan here are some of his greatest hits.
Note II: The Jets training camp rosters (click here) and schedules (click here) came out on Tuesday. Today the team will finally kick off day 1 of the on ice portion of training camp which gets underway at 10 AM.
Global News: Losing captaincy should motivate, refocus Jets’ Wheeler. Paul reacted to the big news regarding Blake Wheeler and the captaincy of the Winnipeg Jets.
The Athletic Winnipeg: Jets training camp primer: Roster projections, position battles. (Paywall). There is certainly going to be plenty of opportunity for prospects to seize a role on this team unlike in years past.
TSN: Will Dubois remain with the Jets after this season? Pierre-Luc Dubois said he wasn’t ready to make a long-term commitment to the Jets in the offseason. Will he ever be? Does Dubois’ decision tie into the other leadership issues the organization has tried to address? That’s Hockey weighs in.
The Hedge: Chat with Ken Wiebe. What’s wrong in Winnipeg? Ken Wiebe joins The Hedge to discuss the Jets “broken” locker room.
CJWW 600: Former WHL star defenceman Ashton Sautner looks to rise from “fringes” to regular NHL role with Winnipeg. The Flin Flon product spent some time with Manitoba when the Canucks stashed some of their players with the Moose during the All Canadian division of the covid shortened season.