1. Winnipeg Jets: Short-Term and Long-Term Goals in Rebuilding Mode

    The Winnipeg Jets are a team that has to focus on two sets of goals—what happens in the short-term and what happens in the long-term. They have to address the now and the future...

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  2. Winnipeg Jets: What Will Their Drafting Strategy Be This Year?

    Best available player or reach, forward or defenseman, trade the pick or keep it— these are just some of the strategies NHL draft teams have to decide upon before the draft clock begins to wind down on them...

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  3. NHL Free Agency: 5 Possible Free Agents the Winnipeg Jets Could Pursue

    Free agency is inching closer and the Winnipeg Jets are a team that has to make improvements. There’s no better time to fill in some holes than July 1, the day it all begins...

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  4. Winnipeg Jets: Most Pressing Needs Heading into the Draft

    The draft is still over a month away, but it’s a day where the Jets will look to fill some pressing needs...

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  5. Philadelphia Flyers Get Knock Knocked out of the Playoffs

    Tonight, the Philadelphia Flyers won’t be playing their Mac Miller victory song in the locker room because tonight, they’re the ones that got Knock Knock (ed) out of the playoffs...

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  6. Winnipeg Jets: An Early Look at Where Expectations Are for Next Season

    For the past few weeks, I’ve been talking about expectations and how the Winnipeg Jets surpassed them in this past season. Now it’s time to take an early look ahead at where expectations will lie going into next season...

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  7. Winnipeg Jets: Evaluating Their Crop of Free Agents

    GM Kevin Cheveldayoff is going to be a very busy man this offseason. After his initial focus on the draft in June, he’ll need to shift his attention towards another important matter— free agency, which begins July 1...

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  8. Winnipeg Jets: Was the 2011-12 Season a Success or a Failure?

    There have been ongoing debates and discussions on whether or not the Winnipeg Jets had a successful return-season to the NHL . I’m going to dig a little deeper on this topic and tell you why their past season was a success...

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  9. Winnipeg Jets: Top 10 Players and MVP of the 2011-12 Season

    The 2011-12 season saw many Jets players reach new career-highs. It featured Jets who stepped up and took initiative when needed, Jets who began a new chapter in their careers, and Jets who made an unexpected impact on the team...

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  10. NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: Is This the Year Joe Thornton Carries the Sharks?

    Joe Thornton has been in these playoff situations with the San Jose Sharks for years. The only difference is the Sharks are usually at the top of the conference with odds favoring them to win the Stanley Cup...

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  11. NHL Playoffs 2012: Why This Year's Capitals Are Better Suited Than Last Year's

    Playoff hockey begins tonight, and for once, all eyes aren’t focused on Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals ...

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  12. NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: Can Ilya Kovalchuk Win the Conn Smythe Trophy?

    “I’ll trade all those points to be one day in the Stanley Cup Finals.” Those were the words of Ilya Kovalchuk to Fire & Ice (h/t sports.ru) when he scored his 750th career point earlier in the season...

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  13. Winnipeg Jets: End-of-the-Season Recap for the Team

    The Winnipeg Jets finished the season with a record of 37-35-10, good enough for 84 points and fourth place in the Southeast Division. Overall, the Jets finished in 11th place in the Eastern Conference, eight points out of a playoff spot...

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  14. Winnipeg Jets Historic Return-Season Comes to an End

    The Winnipeg Jets played their final game of the 2011-12 season on Saturday night against the Tampa Bay Lightning . The Jets closed out their season on home ice at the sold out MTS Centre in front of an exuberant crowd...

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  15. NHL Free Agency: Why Teemu Selanne Should and Shouldn't Sign with Winnipeg

    The clock is ticking on Teemu Selanne ’s career. Selanne is a free agent after the season, and is still unsure whether or not he will play for another year or retire...

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  16. Winnipeg Jets: Needs They Will Look to Fill on Draft Day

    The Winnipeg Jets will look to continue their lengthy rebuilding process at the 2012 NHL draft in late June. The draft is one of the most important dates in the NHL. For the Winnipeg Jets, the draft is of extreme importance...

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  17. Winnipeg Jets: Best Bet Now Would Be to Focus on Potential Lottery Draft Pick

    The Winnipeg Jets have been pushing for the playoffs all season long—a push that will ultimately fall just short of its goal. Remarkably enough, however, they’ve stood in the race up until about a week ago...

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  18. Winnipeg Jets: Improvements That Must Be Made for Success in 2012-13

    The remainder of the 2011-12 season is beginning to wind down—a season that will leave the fans of Winnipeg with so many amazing memories...

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  19. Winnipeg Jets Unable to Keep Pace with High-Scoring Pittsburgh Penguins

    The Winnipeg Jets had a tall order in front of them going into Tuesday night’s game as they faced, arguably, the best team in hockey...

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  20. Winnipeg Jets: Playoff Contenders? Spoiler Role? What Are They?

    The Eastern Conference is unique. Who’s in? Who’s out? Who knows? The one thing that we all know is with an abundant of teams still competing for a playoff spot, the ...

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  21. Winnipeg Jets Handle Dallas Stars to Remain in NHL Playoff Contention

    The Winnipeg Jets struck often in their home arena to oust the Dallas Stars by the score of 5-2. It was another strong performance for the Jets on their home ice as they took care of the NHL 's hottest team...

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  22. Kevin Cheveldayoff's Establishment of Winnipeg Jets' New Identity

    Kevin Cheveldayoff has a tough task in trying to establish a new identity for the Winnipeg Jets franchise. But he has them on the right path...

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  23. Winnipeg Jets End Eight-Game Homestand with 3-1 Win over Buffalo Sabres

    The Winnipeg Jets finished their eight-game homestand with a 5-1-2 record, topping it off tonight with a dominating performance against the Buffalo Sabres ...

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  24. Winnipeg Jets: Analyzing Their Chances at Making a Playoff Run

    About this time last week, the Winnipeg Jets were leading the Southeast division. But with consecutive home losses, the lead quickly evaporated...

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  25. Winnipeg Jets Crush the Florida Panthers 7-0 to Leap Back into a Playoff Spot

    The Jets went all-out tonight and put up a whopping seven goals to beat the Florida Panthers by the score of 7-0...

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