Chris Johnston is in his 14th season covering the NHL and fifth for Sportsnet. His career began with The Canadian Press and has covered 10 Stanley Cup finals and two Olympics. He is a frequent contributor to Sportsnet's TV and radio platforms and a regular guest on the "Puck Talks" speaking series.
Heritage Classic renews Winnipeg's pride in Jets' past, future
There had been talk of bringing an outdoor game to Winnipeg for years but finally the time is right. This has been a weekend wrapped in nostalgia, but the best thing about the Winnipeg Jets and Edmonton Oilers facing off in Sunday afternoon’s Heritage Classic is what it says about the future.