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The Jets are finally interesting

This post is part of Jets Day on PHT… Not only have the Winnipeg Jets been a pretty mediocre hockey team for most of their existence, they have also been a painfully dull team. Nothing particularly exciting on the ice. A front office that has rebuilt the team at a snails pace, seemingly refusing to make any sort of significant trade or free agent signing. For the longest time no real difference maker of a player to build around because they were never quite bad enough to get a top-pick where a franchise player can be selected. Slowly but surely — emphasis on slowly — that has all started to change for the Jets. Just consider the core they have to build around now… Patrik Laine, the No. 2 overall pick in the draft, just put tog ...