I have been a diehard Jets fan from day one. There was a point when just having a team was the coolest thing ever. That first year, even though there was plenty of losing attached to it, was incredibly fun. There was entertainment value with the Jets having one of the best forwards in the
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With the trade deadline coming up in one week, it has been rumoured that the Jets are interested in acquiring a defenceman. The Mattias Ekholm rumours seem to have cooled a bit, as it seems the Nashville Predators want to keep him since going on a bit of a heater putting themselves in a playoff
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There has been much talk about the upcoming expansion draft and who the Jets should protect and expose. By the rules of the expansion draft, each team may choose to protect 7 forwards and 3 defencemen, or 8 total skaters. Each team may also protect one goaltender. The Jets will clearly go the 7/3/1 route.
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12 games into the 2021 season, the Jets’ top defence prospect, Ville Heinola, despite playing very well and doing things that no other Jets defenceman can, has played just one game this season. Their number two defence prospect, Dylan Samberg, despite being a force in training camp, has not even gotten a sniff of game
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