Not quite on pace for 50

Given his ambitious outlook before the NHL season began, you'd have thought the snark would be closing in on Evander Kane by now. The Winnipeg Jets hit Game No. 22 of the season this afternoon when they meet the St. Louis Blues at the MTS Centre (3:30 p.m., TSN3, TSN 1290) and the power...

Jets almost always close

They were among the NHL's top three participants in one-goal games last season and the Winnipeg Jets are ramping up another run to near the top of that category once again. Heading for this afternoon's contest at the MTS Centre against the St. Louis Blues, the Jets have played 12 one-goal

Jets vs. Blues

"Ø"Ø ABOUT THE BLUES The Blues have an odd weekend schedule, beating Ottawa 3-2 Saturday afternoon and playing the Jets today at the MTS Centre. Coming into the weekend, St. Louis had lost two straight on the road (Boston, Montreal) after having won 10 of its previous 11 games. At 25.4 per

Enstrom excused from practice before Jets take on Blues

Defenceman Toby Enstrom was missing from practice today but will be in the lineup Sunday afternoon when the Winnipeg Jets wind up a three-game stay at home with a 3:30 p.m. start against the St. Louis Blues (TSN3, TSN1290). Enstrom was just given a day off, coach Paul Maurice said after practice

Jets’ locker-room humming along at steady, positive pace

They're onto something that fits, Jets' players say about their evolving game preparation in the first quarter of the 2014-15 NHL season. It has shown itself in better starts this season. The team has allowed just 10 first-period goals in 18 games after giving up five in its three-game opening...

‘Defence’ defines Jets

As the Winnipeg Jets launch into the meat of their season, they're about to do so in a whole new way. The Jets went past the quarter-pole of the NHL's 82-game campaign with their 21st game Thursday night, a 4-3 loss to the Detroit Red Wings. The team's record at this stage, 10-8-3, is the best

Weak 4th line will be costly

What the Winnipeg Jets have been doing with three lines isn't sustainable, so the lack of a trustworthy and effective fourth line must be on GM Kevin Cheveldayoff's radar. Against strong competition that can roll four lines, the three-line Jets are vulnerable. This will only get worse as the

Michael Hutchinson making a strong case for playing time over Pavelec

It’s just a matter of time before it bubbles to the surface again.

Frolik is Mr. Shutdown

No doubt Michael Frolik has heard a lot of compliments over a career that has covered 451 games with three different NHL teams. But it could be said none of them carried more weight than a recent bouquet tossed his way, courtesy Mark Scheifele earlier this week. Said Scheifele, who had been...

Old, bad habits return as Winnipeg Jets blow leads, fall to Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings provided a not-so-subtle reminder to the Winnipeg Jets that taking your foot off the gas pedal can be costly.