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Jets Links January 11th 2011

| January 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

So just for the young Jets players a hockey game in the NHL is THREE count them 1, 2, 3. Three periods. Not one, not two but three and you have to play all of them. The Jets looked really good for the first two periods before collapsing in the third. Yes Boston is good […]

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The Two Solitudes

| January 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

When Donald Fehr was named head of the NHLPA you just knew that he and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman would probably not be the best of buddies. These are two men with massive egos who like to be seen as the winner no matter the cost. Both men have scrapped a pro sports season in the past just to […]

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Jets Links October 7th, 2011

| October 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

TWO DAYS! Can you believe it? It still seems surreal to me. The Jets make a pick up off of waivers, the NHL partes in the Peg, a sports writer tells you what to do and the biggest shocker in history Home Opener tickets are a hot commodity. These and more stories as we welcome […]

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Jets Links October 4th, 2011

| October 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Only a few days before the eyes of the sporting world gaze upon Winnipeg. Its going to be a magical time in the River City. More on the Schiefele signing, Gary Bettman will be in attendance for the home opener and a look at Manitoba’s hockey history. These stories and others in today’s links. Claude Noel would be stunned […]

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Globe and Mail Says Thrashers Moving To Winnipeg!

| May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Update: The hockey insiders at TSN as well as CBC have since indicated that this announcement is not confirmed. See a whole list of mainstream media denying the story is official here. Stay tuned. From Stephen Brunt at the Globe and Mail An agreement to sell the National Hockey League’s Atlanta Thrashers to a Winnipeg […]

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