Reverse Retro: Central Division

Continuing with the NHL's Reverse Retro program, today we are going to take a look at the Central Division Chicago Blackhawks: The jersey the Blackhawks are going with is based off of the famous barber pole-striped jerseys as well as white alternate jersey design from 1937-1955. https://twitter.com/NHLBlackhawks/status/1328352153707175938 Colorado Avalanche: The Nordiques look makes its return! … Continue reading Reverse Retro: Central Division

Reverse Retro Jerseys Have Been Unveiled

Earlier today, Adidas and the NHL released the "Reverse Retro" jerseys that will be worn by all 31 teams this season. https://twitter.com/adidashockey/status/1328350864164204544 The NHL and adidas Hockey teamed together for the first-ever League wide alternate jersey program called "Reverse Retro". The idea behind the program is for each team to "throwback" to an era that … Continue reading Reverse Retro Jerseys Have Been Unveiled

Flames Torch the Jets to Advance

  The Calgary Flames look to win the series 3-1 after the Flames won Game 3 6-2 Tuesday evening.  The Winnipeg Jets look to tie the series with a potential win-or-go home scenario for Game 5 Saturday. Calgary Flames Projected Lines and Defenceman Pairings Johnny Gaudreau Sean Monahan Elias Lindholm Andrew Mangiapane Mikael Backlund Matthew … Continue reading Flames Torch the Jets to Advance

Qualifying Round Preview: Calgary Flames vs Winnipeg Jets

This will be one of the most fun series in the play in round. Both Winnipeg and Calgary have a great dose of skill and size. While Winnipeg may have the deeper and more deadly forward corps, Calgary has the defense corps to do everything they need to do to stop them. This is going … Continue reading Qualifying Round Preview: Calgary Flames vs Winnipeg Jets

Stanley Cup Playoffs Team Preview: Winnipeg Jets

Regular season record: 37-28-6 80pts (4th place Central Division, 9th place in Western Conference) Today, we're going to take a look at the Winnipeg Jets heading into the 24 team playoff. The Jets are about where they were statistically a year ago before the global pandemic put a pause on the NHL season. Offensively, the … Continue reading Stanley Cup Playoffs Team Preview: Winnipeg Jets

Game Recap – 2/27/2020 – Washington Capitals v. Winnipeg Jets

Washington Capitals (39-18-6 84pts) v. Winnipeg Jets (32-27-6 70pts)   Game Recap: In the second game of their home and home with the Winnipeg Jets, the Washington Capitals travel to Winnipeg looking to sweep the series with the Jets and earn their third consecutive victory. In the first period the Jets would be buzzing to … Continue reading Game Recap – 2/27/2020 – Washington Capitals v. Winnipeg Jets

Home & Home Cookin’: Washington Capitals vs Winnipeg Jets

Washington Capitals (39-19-5) vs Winnipeg Jets (32-28-5)  Predicted GoaltenderRecordGAA / SV% / # SOWashington CapitalsIlya Samsonov16-5-12.41 / .916 / 1Winnipeg JetsConnor Hellebuyck26-20-52.72 / .918 / 4 The Washington Capitals are off to Manitoba to now take on the Jets on their home ice after defeating Winnipeg in a five-round shootout on Tuesday night.  Tom Wilson … Continue reading Home & Home Cookin’: Washington Capitals vs Winnipeg Jets

Game Recap – 2/25/2020 – Winnipeg Jets v. Washington Capitals

Winnipeg Jets (32-27-5 69pts) v. Washington Capitals (38-18-6 82pts)   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals would play host to the Winnipeg Jets on a night where the honor Alex Ovechkin for scoring 700 career NHL goals, and less than two minutes into the game Ovechkin would net goal number 701 to give the Capitals the … Continue reading Game Recap – 2/25/2020 – Winnipeg Jets v. Washington Capitals

Flying High: Washington Capitals vs Winnipeg Jets

Washington Capitals (38-19-5) vs Winnipeg Jets (32-27-5)  Predicted GoaltenderRecordGAA / SV% / # SOWashington CapitalsBraden Holtby22-13-53.13 / .897 / 0Winnipeg JetsLaurent Brossoit6-7-03.32 / .893 / 0 The Washington Capitals ended a four-game losing streak with a gritty, hard-earned win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday to take back the top spot in the Metro. Next … Continue reading Flying High: Washington Capitals vs Winnipeg Jets

NHL Three Stars of the Week for Dec. 30th – Jan. 5th

Today the National Hockey League announced their Three Stars of the Week for the week of October 2nd through 6th.   First Star – Nathan MacKinnon (C, Colorado Avalanche) MacKinnon would share the lead with three goals and five assists for eight points in three games played. MacKinnon would also record multi point games in … Continue reading NHL Three Stars of the Week for Dec. 30th – Jan. 5th