7 down, 9 to go!! 2 Blogs on the Jets big 6-2 win over Nashville!! Jets up 3 games to 2; by Geoff Brookes & Chuck Duboff

It’s simple: Game 6…JUST WIN BABY!!!

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© Geoff Brookes

When the Winnipeg Jets are skating and making good passes, they can’t be held off the scoresheet.

It’s a bit of a mystery to everyone why they simply break out at certain moments.

I credit Hockey night in Canada commentators , and Trevor Kidd on the post game show, for pointing out that the forwards acted in closer groups of 2 in the second period, allowing the duos to support each other. I think this is true.

But there’s something in this team’s psyche. Once they get that boost from scoring one goal, they feed off that energy, and raise their game. Their skating goes into overdrive. Their passes are brilliant. Their shooting is accurate.

After Laine hit Stastny for a deflection goal, the Jets created that whirlwind of energy. Kyle Connor start beating Preds 1 on 1, creating chances for his line mates and himself. Wheeler…

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