How Does Trouba’s Arrival Change Rangers’ Lineup?

report this ad The New York Rangers acquired another piece to the puzzle that they’ve been eyeing for quite some time. In exchange for defenseman Neal Pionk and the 20th overall pick in Friday’s NHL Entry Draft, the Winnipeg Jets decided to end Jacob Trouba’s tumultuous tenure with the Winnipeg Jets. This acquisition may dramatically […]

Sabres Should Swap Ristolainen for Trouba

report this ad Arguably the most polarizing Buffalo Sabres player over the last three seasons, Rasmus Ristolainen is at a crossroads in his career in Buffalo. While boasting a booming slapshot and a penchant for physicality that makes fans drool, he has also been criticized by the analytics community. Rasmus Ristolainen appears to be at […]

Jets Defensive Depth Tested by Rash of Injuries

Like a swarm of prairie mosquitos, the injury bug can pop up fast and bite hard. It’s bitten the Winnipeg Jets’ blue line recently, putting the Jets’ depth blueliners to their first real test of the season. Lately, it’s been up to them be the antidote that soothes the pain and the repellent that keeps […]

NHL Rumors: Seguin, Pacioretty, Trouba, More

In today’s rumor rundown, Tyler Seguin is losing faith in a deal getting done with the Dallas Stars, Max Pacioretty isn’t even getting offers to stay from the Montreal Canadiens, Jacob Trouba isn’t ruling out another extension with the Winnipeg Jets and Auston Matthews isn’t concerned about what’s happening in Toronto with their pending contracts. […]

Jets Options With a Morrissey Holdout

It is T-minus 26 days to the Winnipeg Jets first preseason game and 43 days to their first regular season tilt. However, it’s becoming more and more possible with each passing day the team may be entering those battles —against the Minnesota Wild and St. Louis Blues, respectively — without one of their big guns […]

Jets Wise to Sign Morrissey Long Term

The Winnipeg Jets have checked most of the boxes on their offseason to-do list in regards to restricted free agents. They’ve agreed to a long-term contract with Vezina-nominated goaltender Connor Hellebuyck, locked up terrific team-first forward Adam Lowry for the next three years, and retained spark-plug fourth-liner Brandon Tanev for another year. In addition, Tucker […]

NHL Rumors: Trouba, Zetterberg, Cammalleri, More

In today’s rumor rundown, there is speculation the recently awarded contract to Jacob Trouba is the writing on the wall that a trade is coming that will give the Jets salary cap space and Trouba a fresh start elsewhere. There are also reports that a KHL team is interested in Mike Cammalleri, that Henrik Zetterberg […]

NHL Rumors: Karlsson, Panarin, Maroon, More

In today’s rumor rundown, Elliotte Friedman has a theory as to why the Erik Karlsson trade front has gone so quiet. He also thinks the Columbus Blue Jackets are re-opening discussions to trade Artemi Panarin. Meanwhile, Devil’s GM, Ray Shero is doing his best to be patient after failing to add some pieces in free […]