Ken Wiebe, Winnipeg Sun

Ken Wiebe is a sports writer with the Winnipeg Sun and has been since August of 2000. He's covered the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League for more than a decade, but is comfortable covering sports on any surface. Born in Brandon and raised in Altona, he now resides in St. Vital. He got his start in the newspaper business at the Red River Valley Echo and is a graduate of the University of Regina's journalism program.


Winnipeg Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers (27) and Blake Wheeler (26) celebrate after Ehlers' goal during third period NHL hockey action against the Carolina Hurricanes, in Winnipeg, Saturday, October 14, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan

Jets' top Canes, winning streak hits three

t’s an item that wasn’t necessarily high on the to-do list for the Winnipeg Jets, but it also represents something all playoff teams do with regularity.

Rangers forward Brad Richards slides on the ice in front of Capitals forwards Mathieu Perreault (left) and Jason Chimera during Game 4 of their NHL Eastern Conference quarterfinal at Madison Square Garden in New York, May 8, 2013. (ADAM HUNGER/Reuters)

Rangers even up series with Capitals

It turns out John Tortorella was simply ahead of his time. After his New York Rangers dropped the first two games of the first-round playoff series, the coach of the Broadway Blueshirts intimated things were a hell of a lot closer than most members of the media thought.