When Jacob Trouba returns to the Jets…

Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff has not wavered at all when it comes to Jacob Trouba. Unless another NHL team offers a king’s ransom, Trouba is going nowhere, which is why it is hard to imagine Trouba not back with team in the very near future.

So, Winnipeg Jets General Manager Kevin Cheveldayoff and estranged defenceman Jacob Trouba’s agent Kurt Overhardt apparently had one of the most talked about stairwell encounters since Kevin McAllister met the wet bandits on the stairs in Home Alone.
Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman said the two chatted recently, with another NHL insider saying Chevy and Overhardt have had a chat about once a week on the status of the situation.

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The Jacob Trouba era is over in Winnipeg…or is it?

Anyone’s guess as to how this mess plays out

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The glare will be hotter for Maurice

Jets head coach not on hot seat yet, but it is getting warmer

On the eve of the 2015 season, Winnipeg Jets Head Coach Paul Maurice was being touted in some corners as a potential Jack Adams candidate for NHL coach of the year: Seeding-all-30-bench-bosses
But after a season that can only be characterized as a disappointing step back from the year before, there likely won’t be any Jack Adams whispers for Maurice as we head into the 2016 season (as illustrated here: Ranking-the-30-nhl-head-coaches).
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