Thursday Morning Altitude Check: Winnipeg Jets vs. Washington Capitals gameday news links

Geoff Burke-US PRESSWIRE

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 Thursday, March 21, 2013:

Jets vs. Bruins notes:

Previewing tonight's game against the Washington Capitals. [NHL.com]

For comprehensive news and notes on the Capitals, check out our pals at Japers' Rink. [Japers' Rink]

The Jets have the ability to cushion their hold on third place in the Eastern Conference in their upcoming back-to-backs with the Capitals. Here is what Andrew Ladd had to say: "You look at the standings, we're battling for our lives so it's not like we're in a comfortable position here. We've got to be desperate every night and we've got to be tough to play against. Every other team is in the same boat. They're all going to be tough games." [WFP]

Mike Green will make his return to the Caps line-up tonight. [Washington Times]

What happened to the Ondrej Pavelec we used to know? This new and improved version has been on fire lately. [WFP]

Answering the tough questions on where things went wrong for the Caps this year. [Homer McFanboy]

Finally, meet Remi, Puck Buddy's newest correspondant for the Jets! [Puck Buddys]

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