Why Connor Hellebuyck is Winnipeg's X-Factor in push for playoff spot
The Winnipeg Jets were one of the best first half stories as they were able to stay firmly in a playoff spot, but when Connor Hellebuyck started to struggle, so did the team. Now that he's on his game again, he's showing how important he is to the rest of their season.
Taylor Hall arrives in Edmonton facing free agent questions
As Taylor Hall swings through Alberta for two games with his New Jersey Devils, the pending UFA's agent will reportedly meet with Devils GM Ray Shero. Until an extension is signed, however, questions about his future with the team will follow.
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.