Does Claude Noel Need To Step Up His Game?

Why aren’t the “experts” talking about Claude Noel needing to step up his game? — 

The experts (quote, unquote) talk about Olli Jokinen needing a bounce-back year.

The experts talk about Mark Scheifele finally stepping up and earning the centre-ice position on the second line. [Read more…]

Winnipeg Jets: The Kane Scrutiny Is Ridiculous

The Kane Scrutiny Is Ridiculous — 

Ask an editor or news scavenger what he/she thinks of Evander Kane and he/she will tell you it was love at first sound byte. [Read more…]

Winnipeg Jets: No Respect From Bookies


No Love From the Sports Books For The Winnipeg Jets 

I’m not feeling the love for the Winnipeg Jets.

Kevin Allen of USA Today doesn’t like them, nor do any of the bookies who take bets in the U.S. and across the pond in the U.K. [Read more…]

What do you think of Winnipeg now, Ilya Bryzgalov?


What’s in the Kool-Aid that the Winnipeg GM has been selling lately?

I just want to know one thing this morning: What’s in the Kool-Aid that Kevin Cheveldayoff’s been selling lately? [Read more…]

Two Kids From The Bronx Made It To The NHL


That's my house on the right and Neil Komadoski's house on the far left.

That’s my house on the right and Neil Komadoski’s house on the far left in the Bronx.

I grew up in The Bronx. Ya, that’s right, The Bronx.

It wasn’t such a tough neighborhood. Most of the kids I hung with were rink rats. Neil Komadoski, for example. He lived two doors down from my shack on Helmsdale Avenue, right where that street partners with long-and-winding Kildonan Drive in East Kildonan. [Read more…]

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