Is Jets winning streak too little too late?

Sure, the Jets are doing fine right now. But will that hope only lead to despair? (FRED...

Sure, the Jets are doing fine right now. But will that hope only lead to despair? (FRED GREENSLADE/Reuters)

PAUL FRIESEN, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 10:26 PM ET

“It ain’t the despair that gets you / It’s the hope.”

The lyrics from American songwriter Todd Snider’s latest CD have nothing to do with hockey.

But they could apply to Winnipeg Jets fans these days, who’ve had their playoff hopes lifted by a five-game winning streak.

A streak that’s accomplished almost nothing in the standings.


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