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Blake Wheeler’s return, Dave Lowry’s adjustments and 4 more Jets takeaways
Murat Ates
Jan 24
Plus, the Jets' Ville Heinola conundrum, Pierre Luc-Dubois' physicality and Kyle Connor's scoring surge.
Trustee in Evander Kane bankruptcy seeks to stop funding ex-NHL star’s defamation claim
Daniel Kaplan
Jan 24
Kane countersued his accuser in a highly publicized civil suit, but the trustee says it "has little or no economic value to the estate."
Sizing up Jets’ path to buying, selling or standing pat at the trade deadline
Murat Ates
Jan 22
We know less about the Jets’ playoff fortunes than is typical for this time of year. Nine delayed games mean Winnipeg is just 36 games into a season that started with so much optimism and hope. The Jets are outside of a playoff spot right now, with a middling record, middling goal differential...
How Canada will watch the Beijing Olympics: A CBC exec on the balance of sports, safety and ‘Coronation Street’
Sean Fitz-Gerald
Jan 20
What can you expect from CBC's coverage of the Beijing Olympics? The network's executive director gives a look at the plans.
Why Jets should keep Cole Perfetti in the NHL — and how that helps Winnipeg now and beyond
Murat Ates
Jan 20
Perfetti is already contributing to the Jets during a must-win stretch of games in a playoffs-or-bust season.
One year after the Bell cuts, what are ex-TSN staffers up to? Everything from podcasts to pro wrestling
Sean Fitz-Gerald
Jan 19
Natasha Staniszewski, Andrew Paterson and more of the affected TSN staffers from last February's Bell cuts talk about where they are now.
Dan O’Toole on his new podcast, ‘rising from the ashes,’ and his vision for a Jay Onrait reunion
Sean Fitz-Gerald
Jan 18
“In the last year," Dan O'Toole says, "I don't want to say I'm a phoenix rising from the ashes, but I kind of feel that way."
Winnipeg Jets contracts: How efficiently do the Jets spend their money?
Murat Ates
Jan 17
There is a new generation of prime-aged talent driving most of Winnipeg's success.
Dylan Samberg’s journey to NHL debut for Jets began with his small-town roots
Murat Ates
Jan 13
A state champion in high school and a national champion in the NCAA, Samberg is looking to have the same success with Winnipeg.
NHL Player Cards: Winnipeg Jets
Dom Luszczyszyn and Shayna Goldman
Feb 14
Data visualizations for each relevant player on the Winnipeg Jets, stylized as hockey cards.
What’s it really like for Jets players to do media over video calls?
Murat Ates
Jan 10
Interacting through a screen has been a barrier for players to truly express themselves in a media environment.
Down Goes Brown: Six teams that are surprisingly good, and six bad ones that can draw hope from them
Sean McIndoe
Jan 5
Some teams that struggled a year ago and appeared hopeless are surging and can be an inspiration to those having issues this year.
Are the Jets on track to realize their potential? Inside playoff chances, cap efficiency and ‘rocket science’
Murat Ates
Jan 3
The Jets' own performance is more important to their fate than the play of others and there are positive signs.
‘Let’s keep going’: How history informs the push to restore the IIHF Women’s World U18 Championship
Hailey Salvian and Sean Fitz-Gerald
Dec 31, 2021
A second straight cancelation of the women's hockey U18 worlds left many outraged and set up the latest struggle for equality in the sport.
Questions for Murat’s mom, the Jets’ trade deadline plans and a Bryan Little update:
Murat Ates
Dec 31, 2021
Among the questions asked to Murat's mom: advice for Dave Lowry on coaching his son, Adam, and who her favourite Jets are.