01/16/2014 06:57 EST | Updated 03/18/2014 05:59 EDT

HNIC Radio: Kevin Cheveldayoff says Jets needed a change

Kevin Cheveldayoff felt it was the right time bring in someone new.

The Winnipeg Jets general manager chatted with hosts Rob Pizzo and Greg Millen on Hockey Night in Canada Radio on SiriusXM on Thursday about the factors that led to replacing head coach Claude Noel with Paul Maurice earlier this week.

Listen to the full audio interview above as Cheveldayoff also has the latest news surrounding the team and previews their matchup against the Edmonton Oilers Saturday on Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada.

Rob Pizzo and co-hosts Elliotte Friedman, Kelly Hrudey, Craig Simpson, Tim Wharnbsy and Cassie Campbell-Pascall discuss the game of hockey in an entertaining way on Hockey Night in Canada Radio, the flagship of NHL Network radio on SiriusXM. Weekdays from 3-5pm ET on Sirius 207 and XM 211.