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Caps rookie Tom Wilson dropped the gloves in the first period with Winnipeg's Patrice Cormier on Tuesday, answering for a hit earlier in the shift on Michael Frolik.
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You’ve probably noticed that there is an invasion of the pink variety occurring throughout professional sports in the month of October. You also probably know that the pink assault is professional sports’ way of supporting Breast Cancer Awareness month. Everything from the penalty flags (at least for the first week) in the NFL to the boards in the NHL have gone through a pink...
For the impending mess he joined for the weekend you can at least tip your cap to Winnipeg Jets defenceman Adam Pardy and say he pulled the rope in the right direction.
The 29-year-old from Bonavista N.L. was called up Saturday in the wake of injuries to Jacob Trouba and Mark Stuart and played his first NHL game of the season Sunday in the 3-1 loss to Nashville.
On the third pairing...
Claude Noel knows that if things don’t change soon his own job may very well be in jeopardy.
On a day that saw the head coach of the Winnipeg Jets conduct team and individual meetings Noel gave an honest assessment of where things stand with his team.
“The problem right now is that we’re trying to put skill ahead of work — we’ve got it backwards” said Noel whose club...
from Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun,
On a day that saw the head coach of the Winnipeg Jets conduct team and individual meetings, Noel gave an honest assessment of where things stand with his team.
“The problem right now is that we’re trying to put skill ahead of work — we’ve got it backwards,” said Noel, whose club rounds out a six-game homestand against the Washington...
Tom Wilson has superpowers, takes out 3 Blue Jackets at the same time without even trying. #Caps https://t.co/wj8C0ZZC6z
— Danny (@recordsANDradio) October 20, 2013
Washington Capitals’ young forward Tom Wilson stands a whopping six-foot-four-inces on the ice, and he has incredible speed, something that is a rare find amongst the NHL. This is most likely the reason why during...
via Katie Carrera of Capitals Insider,
“I didn’t think Greenie was having his best night,” Coach Adam Oates said. “The other guys were going pretty good, it got late in the game and I think [assistant coach] Calle [Johansson] just went with Carly and Steveo for a couple shifts.”
Green was on the ice for two of the Jets’ four goals, both tallies by Bryan Little...
When the #Caps travel, they seem to take to Twitter to discuss rather mundane things a bit more often. Today’s topic of conversation revolved around the Blackberry and the iPhone. If you have a blackberry you must be pretty pumped right now. Everyone is coming back to join you! #lonelycoupleyears — Tom Wilson (@tom_wilso) October […]
#11 Grant Clitsome, 28, D, 5'11, 215 lbs
Last Year's Ranking: 18
This Year's Ranking: 11
The Jets savvy waiver claim from the 2011-12 season, Grant Clitsome has a newly signed three-year contract based on two half seasons in Winnipeg.
Three points in 12 games in 2011-12 and 16 points in 44 games...