Is Ondrej Pavelec’s NHL career nearing end?

Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec was sent down to the Manitoba Moose on Monday. What will this mean for the Jets, and for his future?

Demotion from the Jets could be the end

After years of mediocre results on a mediocre team, Ondrej Pavelec paid a steep price on Monday as the Winnipeg Jets made the rumour official. The franchise number one goalie since relocating to Winnipeg was being sent down to the Manitoba Moose.
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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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