Base camp is the first goal for the Winnipeg Jets, looking at the long journey up the mountain, also known as a 3-0 playoff series deficit against the Ducks.
“It’s been done. It has been done,” Jets forward Chris Thorburn said after Wednesday’s morning skate. “It’s obviously a tall mountain. The only thing we can worry about is one game. We’ll break it down, period by period, and get after it that way.”
His teammate, forward Drew Stafford, had an insightful take about the mental aspect of the series.
“I think it’s just a situation where we just need to relax a little bit more. It’s almost like...