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Feisty winger Burrows is currently injured (Photo by Mark S. Mauno).

Candidates to Replace Bieksa as Canucks Alternate Captain

With Kevin Bieksa now shipped out of town, the Vancouver Canucks face the decision of naming a new alternate captain. They have several options to fill the void, both of […]

by · June 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Radim Vrbata in action for the Vancouver Canucks (Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

Canucks’ Radim Vrbata: Excellent Trade Option for Capitals

The NHL free agency frenzy begins Wednesday, and the Washington Capitals are still looking for the top-six forward that GM Brian MacLellan asserted he was looking to sign. Trade rumors […]

The Flames and Canucks have had a heated series thus far. (Sergei Belski - USA Today)

Canucks Remain Idle While Rivals Improve

The Pacific division will be a whole lot tougher for the Canucks next season. After the draft weekend, it looks like the Canucks will be in tough to match their […]

by · June 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Alexandre Grenier (Credit: Texas Stars Hockey)

Canucks’ Depth Chart: Youth Movement

After Benning shocked the Canuck Nation and shipped out fan favorite goaltender Eddie Lack for a pair of draft picks, he followed suit today by resigning Jacob Markstrom to a […]

(Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Breaking Down Canucks’ Trade Failures at NHL Draft

On June 27th, Vancouver shipped goalie Eddie Lack to the Carolina Hurricanes for their 3rd round pick in this year’s draft (Guillaume Brisebois), as well as Carolina’s 7th round pick in 2016. […]

(Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports)

The Nuck Stops Here: Draft Review, No Room for Higgins

‘The Nuck Stops Here’ is an exclusively Vancouver Canucks column that runs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays News Canucks Select Seven Players in Entry Draft The Canucks selected seven players in […]

by · June 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Is Radim Vrbata a possible trade option? (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

No New Top-6 Forward Yet As Capitals Pick Siegenthaler, D-Men

During the just completed NHL Draft, the Washington Capitals traded their 62nd and 113th picks for the 57th overall selection and chose defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler of the Swiss NLA’s Zurich […]

Eddie Lack and Jacob Markstrom will be asked to hold down the fort while Ryan Miller recovers from a lower-body injury. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Canucks Deal Eddie Lack to Canes

JUST IN: @VanCanucks trade G @eddielack to @NHLCanes for 2015 3rd rd pick and 2016 7th rd pick. pic.twitter.com/bs4G3gVYdR — SportsCentre (@SportsCentre) June 27, 2015 This just in: The Vancouver […]

(Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports)

Canucks Should Bring Back Maxim Lapierre

Oh how quickly a situation can deteriorate for a franchise in the National Hockey League. In the case of the Vancouver Canucks, they were never quite able to recover from […]

Apr 17, 2015; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Vancouver Canucks forward Chris Higgins (20) celebrates his goal against the Calgary Flames with forward Nick Bonino (13) and forward Alexandre Burrows (14) during the first period in game two of the first round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Rogers Arena.(Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

2015 NHL Draft: Vancouver Canucks Select Brock Boeser

The Vancouver Canucks have selected Brock Boeser of Waterloo Black Hawks of the USHL with the 23rd overall selection in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Lauded for his 200-foot play […]

Eddie Lack and Jacob Markstrom will be asked to hold down the fort while Ryan Miller recovers from a lower-body injury. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

The Nuck Stops Here: Pre-Draft Rumors, Qualifying Offers Made

‘The Nuck Stops Here’ is an exclusively Vancouver Canucks column that runs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays News 2015-16 Schedule Announced The following is a press release from the organization: VANCOUVER, […]

by · June 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Eddie Lack has been very impressive as Roberto Luongo's backup this season. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-US PRESSWIRE)

Three Possible Eddie Lack Trade Destinations

Canucks goalie Eddie Lack is likely to be dealt before or during the NHL draft, for a number of reasons that make sense for the franchise. The business of the potential […]