Jets' Laurent Brossoit staying laser-focused between rare starts
Mental toughness is a prerequisite for anyone in the backup job, where the line between pedestrian and excellent can often be razor-thin. On Friday night against the Vancouver Canucks, Brossoit left no question which column this performance would fall under, turning aside all 29 shots he faced to lead the Jets to a 2-0 victory at Rogers Place.
Jets' quarter-mark report: Lopsided schedule makes Winnipeg hard to read
The Jets are third in the North division in points percentage, which is perhaps a bit above expectation. But they haven't faced the division-leading Maple Leafs even once yet, so it's still too early to gain a definitive read on them at the quarter-mark of the season.