Tanner Glass went all the way to the Stanley Cup Final with Vancouver in 2011, where the Canucks fell in seven games to Boston – a run he said “was probably the best month of my hockey career.”
That summer, Glass signed a one-year deal with the Winnipeg Jets – who made a valiant effort to make the postseason, but ultimately fell short.
“It was just so much fun to be in that race,” he said of the 2011 postseason. “You really realize how special it is when the next season, you don’t make the playoffs. You just think back on that and you just really want to get back there. For me, that’s important.”