Found March 26, 2013 on
from Gary Lawless of the Winnipeg Free Press,
There's no magic wand for Cheveldayoff to wave for a fix and he's been clear on his stance of not spending futures to try and get into the post-season.
So maybe help just isn't a possibility under management's long-term gameplan.
"I'm not so worried about third or not. If we get into the playoffs, then we deserve to get in there. Third or sixth or eighth or fifth, it would be a great opportunity for our young players to go to the playoffs," Cheveldayoff told the Free Press last week. "That's obviously what you are trying to do. Now you don't sell the farm to do it but in the same breath you don't sit here and look at the opportunity and say, 'nah, we'll wait until next year.' You take what you can get and you run with it."
Cheveldayoff has a plan and he won't be dissuaded. He also has 10 picks in this summer's draft and if he can move a few of them f...
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One of the most interesting prospects in the Winnipeg Jets organization has to be Guelph Storm right winger Scott Kosmachuk.
Known as a feisty power forward for the 39-23-2-4 Storm this season, Kosmachuk has led the team in scoring with 65 points in 68 games - including a team high 35 goals.
Not to mention his 105 penalty minutes and plus three rating, Kosmachuk continues...
If there is one thing the 2012-13 Winnipeg Jets have taught me, it is that they can confound me one night and then bring me utter joy the next.
As my sister-in-law put it, "This team just frustrates me." And to boot, she can only stand watching the Jets for a certain amount of time before she will flip it to the nearest Vancouver, Pittsburgh, or Chicago game to see...
It's time to see whether Kevin Cheveldayoff practices what he preaches.
It's also time to see if the Winnipeg Jets franchise is going to stay true to their word when it comes to young, promising prospects.
They have been on pace with their first ever draft pick in Mark Scheifele, as the young centre is playing in his second OHL playoffs since being drafted in 2011...