A second day of practice in Helsinki for the Jets as they prepare for tomorrow’s game against the Florida Panthers.
Practice Lines & D pairs:
Same lines and D pairs as yesterday according to Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun.
Coach Maurice: How would he describe the start of the season for Dustin Byfuglien? Is today the day they flip the switch as they prepare for the games this week? On acclimatizing to the differences this week. On working with the glass at Hartwall Arena. Has he decided on a plan for the goalies?
All audio courtesy of TSN 1290 Winnipeg.
Jets bench boss Paul Maurice confirms that Connor Hellebuyck will start on Thursday. He also indicated that he could use Hellebuyck back-to-back.
The Jets are set to play the Panthers in game 1 of the Global Series on Thursday at Hartwell Arena at 1 pm central time. As always stay tuned for the latest Winnipeg Jets news by keeping it locked to illegalcurve.com and on social media including Twitter | Facebook | Instagram. And you can follow me on twitter as well (@icdave).