Post Tagged with: "Henrik Sedin"

Ference was named the 14th captain in Oilers history (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Sizing up the Vancouver Canucks’ Division Rivals: Edmonton Oilers

If you didn’t know any better, last Thursday nights’ preseason tilt between the Vancouver Canucks and Edmonton Oilers may have been a regular season contest. The two division rivals combined […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Dalton Thrower patterns his game after and reminds scouts of Kevin Bieksa (Icon SMI)

Will 2014-2015 Be The Vancouver Canucks’ Last Stand?

For the Vancouver Canucks, 2011 seems like it was a long, long time ago. The Canucks were on top of the hockey world that year. They won the President’s Trophy […]

by · September 29, 2014 · 2 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Losing Vrbata was a tough pill to swallow for the Coyotes. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

The Shootout Maestro: What Does Radim Vrbata Bring to the Canucks?

Vancouver Canucks’ General Manager Jim Benning zeroed in on a couple of areas of need this offseason with one of the most important being the right wing position with Daniel […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Reportedly, Ryan Kesler only wants to be traded to the Blackhawks or Penguins. (Clydeorama/Flickr)

Tape2Tape Draft Edition: The Jim Benning Rebuild

The 2014 NHL Entry Draft in Philadelphia is still hours away, but that hasn’t stopped Canucks’ GM Jim Benning from getting a head start of the general manager duties. Everyone […]

1999: The Worst NHL Draft Class Ever?

1999: The Worst NHL Draft Class Ever?

Heading into the 1999 NHL Entry Draft in Boston, the draft class was regarded as one of the deepest the NHL had seen in years. The Sedin twins and Patrik […]

by · June 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History
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The Choice Is Yours, Jim Benning. Make the Right One

The dread that filled the 2013-2014 National Hockey League season is finally beginning to dissipate in the Pacific Northwest, as the Vancouver Canucks introduced their new General Manager Jim Benning […]

by · May 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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The Olympic Effect

Is there an Olympic Effect on NHL players? There’s been much debate about having NHL players participate in the Olympics.  Obviously, shutting down the National Hockey League for nearly a […]

by · February 20, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary, Olympics
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Did Duncan Keith Ruin Daniel Sedin?

It is no secret that the lack of offensive punch, especially on the power play, has been one of the keys to the Canucks’ mediocre play in 2013-14.  Vancouver currently […]

by · January 30, 2014 · 3 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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Can the Canucks Turn It Around?

Despite a brief respite Friday night when the Canucks walloped the Blue Jackets, Vancouver has been mired in a deep slump that has dropped them out of the top eight […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Vancouver Canucks
Roberto Luongo is no longer with the Canucks and once again enjoying the familiar surroundings of Florida as he and Al Montoya look to bring the Big Cats back into the Eastern Conference Playoff picture. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Canucks Corner – Week 7 Review

Although the Vancouver Canucks played only two games in the past nine days, the results remained the same: the two recent losses have extended the Canucks’ losing streak to four […]

by · November 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Vancouver Canucks
Canucks Corner – Week 6 Review

Canucks Corner – Week 6 Review

There’s really not much to say about Week 6 for the Vancouver Canucks. The latest road trip through Arizona and California started out promising but quickly ended on a disappointing […]

by · November 13, 2013 · 1 comment · Vancouver Canucks
Steven Stamkos has good career numbers against the Bruins, so feel free to buy the centerman for a night.

Fantasy Hockey: A 100 Point Possibility

About one week ago, a fellow fantasy hockey writer and a great twitter follow Pete Jensen published the following tweet. For what it's worth, 8 players are on pace for 100 […]

by · November 7, 2013 · 1 comment · Fantasy