Winnipeg Jets looking for offensive spark
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10-30-2013, 07:56 AM
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trading for a top line center should really be your focus. it solves to problems with a. replacing little as your top center and b. allowing you to flip little back to RW and solve your RW depth problem. you'll have to move a d to do it, but if i were in winnipeg's situation i wouldn't have much trouble doing that.
Agreed. Adding a Versteeg or Boyes isn't what the Jets need to take them to the next level. What they need (aside from a new coach) is to move one of the "untouchables" for some legit talent up front. IMO, the name that would net a great return and may be slightly expendable due to Trouba being...awesome is Toby Enstrom. I think he (plus a pick?) can net you a true top line talent.
The Jets 2.0 wanted to separate themselves from the Thrashers (understandably), but then they locked up Toby, Little, Wheeler, Kane, Bogo, Slater, and Pavelec. Add the few years left of Buff, Postma, and Ladd and many of the Thrash remain. I think a real shake up needs to happen. No more revolving door of Halischuks or Pelusos every year. Make a bold move.
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