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Scheifele, Maurice headed to world championships

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Paul Maurice is going to get a chance to work with Mark Scheifele in playoff circumstances afterall.

On the same day Maurice signed a contract to be the head coach of the Winnipeg Jets, he also agreed to join Team Canada’s ......

Winnipeg Jet Mark Scheifele is expected to take a top-six role with the team and could be Canada’s No. 1 centre. Show/Hide caption

Winnipeg Jet Mark Scheifele is expected to take a top-six role with the team and could be Canada’s No. 1 centre. - JOE BRYKSA / FREE PRESS Files

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      @garylawless: Paul Maurice has had a busy day. First he signs extension with #nhljets, sources now tell me he's agreed to join Team Canada for worlds 12:31 pm on Apr 16

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      @garylawless: Paul Maurice has had a busy day. First he signs extension with #nhljets, sources now tell me he's agreed to join Team Canada for worlds 12:31 pm on Apr 16

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      @NHLJets: "We still believe there's room for us to improve at forward... Some of it might have to come from a trade." - Chevy 10:27 am on Apr 16

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      @NHLJets: "The decision that we made to make a change is still one that hurts me deep down in my core. Claude Noel is a tremendous coach." - Chevy 10:24 am on Apr 16

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      @NHLJets: "When you bring a coach in, they have their own philosophy, beliefs and methodology... Paul believes in an up-tempo game." - Cheveldayoff 10:21 am on Apr 16

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      @NHLJets: "It goes back to trying to expand the core all the time. You're going to take chances - some of them are going to work out, some won't." 10:19 am on Apr 16

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    • BrownScottTN

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    • NHLJets

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    • RickRalphTSN

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