Evander Kane not interested in watching playoffs, is tired of losing

Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane is tired of losing and promises to change that next season. (USATSI)
Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane is tired of losing and promises to change that next season. (USATSI)

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In the past, when Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane has been making noise on Twitter he's either been finding himself in some hot water or showing off his new haircut.

It was a little different on Thursday night during the Western Conference finals when we went on a brief rant about why he doesn't care about watching the NHL playoffs and how he's tired of losing.

His comments...

There's probably going to be somebody out there that misinterpets that as a trade demand or a sign that he wants out of Winnipeg, but that looks like a guy that's trying to light some sort of fire under his team and get things turned around with the Jets.

If the Jets are going to get that franchise going in the right direction it's going to be because of guys like Kane, one of the best young forwards in the NHL.

Of course, it would probably help him and the entire team if the front office did something about that goaltending situation that doesn't seem to be getting any better anytime soon.

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Adam Gretz has been writing about the NHL and taking an analytical approach to the game since the start of the 2008 season. A member of the PHWA since 2015, he has spent more than three years covering... Full Bio

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