It’s Time For The NHL To Get Rid Of The “Limited No-Trade Clause”

The NHL and NHLPA need to come to an agreement on getting rid of “Limited No-Trade Clause”.

I know Gary Bettman likes to think he can con the average fan into thinking that there is parity in the National Hockey League BUT he isn’t fooling anybody.  Most of us don’t buy it.  NO, I’m not going on my annual rant on how awarding three points in some games and two points in other games is a joke and creates FAKE parity. Surprise, surprise.   [Read more…]

Around the National Hockey League: Week 8

Views, opinions, and comments on teams in the National Hockey League –

Winnipeg Hockey Talk writer George Bain takes a look around NHL this past week.  [Read more…]

Winnipeg Jets: Segment 1

How many points will it take for the Winnipeg Jets to secure a playoff berth?

2014-15: Winnipeg Jets got the last wildcard position with 99 points. (96 would have been enough)

2013-14: Dallas Stars needed 91 points to get the last wildcard position.
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Winnipeg Jets: Segment 5 Update

UPDATE:

The Winnipeg Jets 5th 10 game segment –

Eleven every ten

My theory is that if you can garner a minimum of eleven points in every ten game segment (on average) and win those two extra games you should be in the playoffs (92 points) or be in the hunt on the last weekend of the season.  The team would have ninety-two points.  In 2013-14 the Dallas Stars grabbed the last playoff spot with 91 points.

The original article explaining my theory can be seen here.

Winnipeg Jets:  Slow and Steady Should Do It

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Finally !!!! Gameday !!!!

Winnipeg Jets Home Opener Finally Here !!! –

After waiting like what seems an eternity, the Winnipeg Jets “Home Opener” is finally upon us.  Only in the NHL can you open the season with three games in four nights on the road then have almost a week off!  I bet the players were really looking forward to another mini-training camp after their 1-2-0 road trip.  On the bright side, Evander Kane had time to heal his injured knee without missing any games. [Read more…]

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