Here’s my story on #NHLJets captain Blake Wheeler and and his family are managing with the season on pause...👇
RT @WPGMurat: Blake Wheeler says the people of Winnipeg and Manitoba have done a great job of taking COVID-19 very seriously right from the get go. Cautions that we need to keep staying inside now that the weather's getting nicer. "Flatten the curve in the shortest amount of time."
RT @WPGMurat: Blake Wheeler on best and worst teammates to be quarantined with. Best: "My next door neighbour in Winnipeg is Luca Sbisa and he's... the man. Over the fence, whether it's having a beer ... we're keeping each other company."
#NHLJets captain Blake Wheeler says Stars captain Jamie Benn asks him to fight every game and mentions one time they lined up 20 times in a game and Benn asked him to fight all 20 times. They still haven’t fought yet. Both players joking about it
#NHLJets captain Blake Wheeler is on the latest NHL conference call with Gabriel Landeskog, Zach Parise and Jamie Benn. “I’m more tired than I was three weeks ago.” Wheeler on focusing on parenting his three kids since the NHL season was put on pause. Teacher, chef, other duties
And here’s the latest #NHLJets piece from colleague @WPGMurat that features outstanding storytelling👇
Colleague @WPGMurat has his latest piece here...👇
Smart idea here from colleague @ArponBasu - and the piece applies to #NHLJets - who still aren't sure if it will be a fourth-round pick going to #VegasBorn in 2021 for C Cody Eakin or if it could still be a third (if the Jets qualify for the playoffs this season once it resumes)
ICYMI and if you’re looking for a little extra reading material these days, check this out...👇