Paul Maurice made a dazzling debut as the new bench boss of the Winnipeg Jets. He led the Jets to a massive 5-1 victory in Phoenix. In more league wide news, following the massive success of the Winter Classic at the Big House, the NHL’s stadium series is starting in ten days, Bleacher Report has a preview of the outdoor game in the unlikeliest of places.
If you’re looking to attend an outdoor game, there are cheap Stadium Series Dodger Stadium tickets still remaining.
TSN.ca breaks down in depth the pounding the Jets laid on Phoenix to jump start their new era under Paul Maurice.
Although they’ve fallen on hard times and find themselves fighting to stay afloat in the Eastern Conference, Bleacher Report gives you this breakdown of why their fans should look positively on their playoff chances.
In a night that only saw 4 games on the ice, fans on the West coast were treated to an intense game that saw the Los Angeles Kings edge past the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 behind the strong play of Jonathan Quick. This game saw a combined 103 penalty minutes. [Sportsnet.ca]
Carolina has always been a market that the NHL has relied on to show the league’s success in the Southern US. This is largely due to the success the Hurricans have had as a franchise. Since last year’s lockout, the attendance has been dangerously low, however, Bleacher Report shows a drastic reversal of this trend in the recent weeks.