Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 5/25/12
What to do with center Mark Scheifele? That's the question the Winnipeg Jets' brass will no doubt have bouncing around its head all summer as it attempts to figure out where its first draft pick from 2011 should play in the fall of 2012. Scheifele, whom the Jets selected seventh overall last June in St. Paul, Minn., played in seven games for Winnipeg last fall, and even scored his first NHL goal, but it was clear he wasn't ready for the big time. The Jets returned him to the OHL for just his second season of major junior hockey. Scheifele appeared in just 47 games with the Barrie Colts due to his NHL stint and injuries, but he scored one more goal than he had in 66 contests the season before. Perhaps most important, he improved his plus-minus rating by a whopping 43 points, from minus-22 to plus-21. "I learned a lot about defensive responsibility, being a leader," Scheifele told the Winnipeg Sun. "I don't think it's one thing, but I improved on a lot of things this year and ...
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