Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Winnipeg Jets-related news and notes.
Hey all! Here is our feature running Monday through Friday that will bring you up to date on what's going on in the media pertaining to the Winnipeg Jets and elsewhere in the NHL.
Here is what's in the news for Tuesday, March 19, 2013:
Jets vs. Bruins notes:
Previewing tonight's game against the Boston Bruins. [NHL.com]
For comprehensive news and notes on the Bruins, check out our pals at Stanley Cup of Chowder. [SCOC]
Paul Friesen explains why the trade deadline will be a complicated day for the Jets. [Winnipeg Sun]
In which Kevin Cheveldayoff comes to the defense of Mark Scheifele. [WFP]
Ken Wiebe concurs with Gary Lawless that it's time to #FreeBurmi. [Winnipeg Sun]
Arturs Kulda is back in Winnipeg after signing a pro-rated one-year $500,000 contract yesterday. Also Eric O'Dell was named the AHL's player of the week. [WFP]
Around the NHL:
Monday night's NHL roundup. [SB Nation]
The Anaheim Ducks have re-signed Corey Perry to an eight year deal. [Anaheim Calling]
It appears as though Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will be out of the Pens line-up with a lower-body injury. [SB Naiton]
Darryl Sutter believes that Anze Kopitar is the best centreman he ever coached. [Puck Daddy]
Finally, Bruce Dowbiggin doesn't believe the price will be right for buyers at this year's deadline. [Globe and Mail]