By Scott Billeck – @scottbilleck
The Winnipeg Jets take on the Chicago Blackhawks this afternoon at the MTS Centre. Here is your game day pre-game report.
Blackhawks centre and team captain, Jonathan Toews, comes into this game sporting a five-game point streak with five goals and four assists over that time. Left winger Marian Hossa has been hot lately with five points over his last four games including a three point effort in a 6-5 win over the Ottawa Senators in their last game.
The Winnipeg Jets will be looking for their first win after dropping consecutive decisions to the Colorado Avalanche and St. Louis Blues.
The Blackhawks enter today’s contest with the league worst powerplay which is good news for the Jets as they sport the 25th ranked powerplay at 11.2 percent.
Jonathan Toews and ‘Hawks head coach Joel Quenneville addressed the media this morning ahead of this afternoons game and can be heard below.