Teaching modifications in Winnipeg
It’s sounding like Wade Flaherty will stick with the staff.
Mark Scheifele isn’t certain about his future in Winnipeg
Ken Wiebe of Sportsnet: Winnipeg Jets ahead Mark Scheifele has two years left on his contract at a $6.125 million wage cap hit. He was a point-a-game participant once more however there are issues concerning the defensive aspect of his recreation.
It’s doable that the Jets entertain the concept of buying and selling him, and there might be loads of groups . Scheifele additionally isn’t certain if he’ll be again with the Jets.
“I’d like to be in Winnipeg, however I additionally should see the place that is all going and what route this staff goes in and I suppose we’ll see this summer time,” stated Scheifele. “I’m within the prime of my profession. I nonetheless have a lot to enhance on too and I like the place my recreation is at. I just like the bodily nature that my physique is at. I’m solely bettering, I’m solely getting higher and I’m solely going to be a greater participant subsequent 12 months than I used to be this 12 months.
“I simply should know the place this staff goes and what the route is and what the modifications are going to be, if any. I’ve to consider my profession and what’s going to be greatest for me. These are going to be…talks with my brokers and everybody in my household and stuff like that and work out what I really need. So, will probably be a troublesome discuss tomorrow.”
The Jets might be making an attempt to signal pending RFA Pierre-Luc Dubois to a long-term deal.
Scott Billeck: A thread on Scheifele’s feedback.
“Rather a lot being stated about what Mark Scheifele stated right now throughout his year-end interview, however Scheifele eager to know the imaginative and prescient for this staff is identical factor many followers need it know as nicely.
If pundits and followers can see this staff has been on a downward development because the center of the 2018-19 season, is it too far-fetched to suppose the gamers see the identical factor?
Scheifele’s poor defensive play apart, the man is an elite expertise offensively. If nothing else, his feedback right now mirrored the state of this staff. Scheifele didn’t get to the purpose he’s at right now in a single day.
How does the face of the franchise go from beloved star to seemingly disgruntled want-away?
Additionally, for the parents pondering it is a “take”… I’m simply asking some questions.”