Say What?!? – July 29

“I met with Vityaz GM Alexei Zhamnov a little while ago, he played three years in Winnipeg. He said it’s very cold and a lot of snow there in the winter, which just makes it an ideal place for hockey. Great. Manitoba doesn’t scare me. I wasn’t born in Africa after all.”

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– Nikolai Zherdev on the prospect of signing with the Jets