The final pieces of the Original 31. Boy were we all so very wrong about this team. There is no way you'd believe any of that that for a second. The Jets won 5-1, and advanced to the Western Conference final.
The Capitals will be without right wing Tom Wilson (three-game suspension for checking an opponent in the head), but the OddsShark NHL Database shows that they are a more than respectable 8-5 in their last 13 games as a moneyline underdog of +130 or more. Tight checking games, overtime games, closeout games, they've faced it all and passed every test (except that one) with flying colors.
Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck said, "We know there's a lot more hockey to be played and this is going to be a lot more demanding on our bodies and our chemistry".
"The coffee tasted great this morning [but] we're still in the mix, still playing", he said. "I'm going to go out and play the same way I've been playing all year".
Winnipeg goalie Connor Hellebuyck, known for his intensity, said the Jets enjoyed the Game 7 victory for "a minute", but now the focus is on round 3. He's promised to do so again should the Cup ever make a stop at the city's signature intersection. The Jets lead that series 3-2 heading into Game 6 on Monday night.
Think about that, an NHL GM instead refused to try improving their roster because they wanted to be nice to another GM.
Some of the 15,000-plus that actually make their way into the building are no doubt borrowing from college funds to do so. Then they had to wait 15 years for the National Hockey League to return after the painful departure in 1996. That's the second-highest-scoring second line in the National Hockey League. Vegas has lost only once on the road in the postseason.
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"It's exciting for the fans".
The Knights swept the Los Angeles Kings and dispatched the San Jose Sharks in six games to book their ticket to the third round, where they will hope the spectacular play of goalie Marc-Andre Fleury will help quiet the speedy Jets.
The Lightning's trio of rookies combined for 12 playoff points through two rounds: Anthony Cirelli, Yanni Gourde and defenseman Mikhail Sergachev.
DEFENCE: The blue line has contributed seven goals and eight assists in 10 games ... So much for having to "learn" how to get there. Vegas has the edge in team speed and perhaps in net (although Conor Hellebuyck did have 44 wins in the regular season and has been tremendous so far), but the Jets are the biggest team in the league and have truly top-end skill everywhere in their line-up. "Specifically, outstanding at transition and speed", Jets coach Paul Maurice said of the Golden Knights. The Knights are the faster team in this series, and have an extremely deep lineup up front. There will be contact for sure in the zones, but that won't be the story. And the Jets, the one franchise that eventually retreated to a northern market clamoring for hockey, still have four key players from that final Thrashers team in 2010-11: forwards Blake Wheeler and Bryan Little and defensemen Dustin Byfuglien and Toby Enstrom. (The lone exception is defenceman Nate Schmidt, formerly of the Washington Capitals). Jack Adams finalist Gerard Gallant says the six day break between games is the ideal amount of rest to have them geared up for the next round.
"It'll be a fun time and it will be a great environment". Both have ended up being two of Vegas' best players and National Hockey League circles are now saying it's unfair because the salary cap forced Florida to move Smith.
The SWBL has released their schedule and the Virden Oilers see their first action on the road as they go to Elkhorn and Reston on May 23 and 25, respectfully.