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Bo Horvat: From a Rookie Question Mark to a Vital Player

The Vancouver Canucks’ 2013 first rounder Bo Horvat is somewhat the face of the next generation of Canucks. The Sedins are in the latter half of their careers and the […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 2 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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How Has Each Canadian Team Performed in 2014-15

There were low expectations for Canadian hockey teams heading into the 2014-15 season. Only one of the seven Canadian teams made the playoffs in 2013-14, the first time that happened since […]

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Russell Wilson & Roberto Luongo: Hot Under Pressure

At the end of the NFC Championship in Seattle last Sunday, I immediately thought of one man: Russell Wilson. This man singlehandedly blew the game, but then won the game, all […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Vancouver Canucks
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Hurricanes Puck Talk: Bill Peters “We Weren’t Hungry Enough”

Bill Peters, head coach of the Carolina Hurricanes, said after last night’s 3-0 loss to the Vancouver Canucks, “We weren’t hungry enough.” That is a very disconcerting statement for fans […]

Will Kassian step up for the Canucks this year? (Jerome Miron-US PRESSWIRE)

Canucks Need to Find Consistency

After losing three games and scoring only two goals combined, it was a relief seeing the Canucks’ 4-0 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers. Not only was it a high scoring […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Who Can Desjardins Trust to Score for the Canucks?

Who Can Desjardins Trust to Score for the Canucks?

Goal scoring for the Canucks and oil prices have something in common.They are both trending downward. Only one of those is a problem on the West Coast right now. During […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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What is Luongo’s Legacy in Vancouver?

On Thursday night the Canucks will have a familiar face return to the ice at Rogers Arena. However this isn’t just the return of any former player, but the man […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 2 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Thatcher Demko has had to make some adjustments in his first NCAA season, but the freshman has stepped in and made a seemingly flawless transition to college hockey. (John Quackenbos/NCAA)

Ranking Canucks Prospects at the WJC

As the World Junior Hockey Championship wrapped up on Monday, the Canucks had to like what they saw from their three prospects playing in the tournament. There is a lot […]

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The Worst Teams In Stanley Cup Playoff History

If you’ve been following the NFL Playoffs, you already know the NFC South champion Carolina Panthers are moving on to the Divisional round. A team that finished the regular season […]

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Jake Virtanen Flashes Size, Speed, and Skill at World Juniors

The Vancouver Canucks have three prospects playing at the World Juniors: Jake Virtanen, Thatcher Demko, and Gustav Forsling. While the latter two prospects play on the U.S. and Swedish teams […]

Canucks GM Mike Gillis already botched the Luongo situation (CalvinChanPhoto/Flickr)

Mike Gillis is Still Haunting the Canucks

The ghost of Mike Gillis reared its ugly head again over the weekend. On Saturday night the Columbus Blue Jackets romped the Boston Bruins 6-2, their first win against the […]

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Canucks Stuff Coyotes for Christmas Dinner

There was plenty for Canucks fans to feast on in the last game before Christmas, as Vancouver punished the Coyotes in front of an enthusiastic crowd at Rogers Arena in […]

by · December 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks