Why lack of physicality from blue line is Winnipeg Jets' biggest concern
The Winnipeg Jets' defence was hit hard by off-season movement and returns a much different group of six than we're used to. The biggest difference and challenge? A lack of big-bodied physical play in front of the net, and we've already seen evidence of how this could become a problem.
Jets meet Jacob Trouba in opener with plenty of questions facing blue line
The Winnipeg Jets went through a lot of roster upheaval on the blue line this summer and the NHL schedule maker drew it up so they had to face perhaps their biggest loss right out of the gate. Still figuring out how to plug some of the holes, Winnipeg will meet Jacob Trouba in a Rangers uniform Thursday night.