Post Tagged with: "Mike Gillis"

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Canucks Must Keep An Eye On Local Talent

There can’t be a better feeling than slapping on the jersey of your hometown team. Well, except maybe winning the Stanley Cup, but let’s lower the bar a bit here. […]

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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Year in Review: Top 10 Canucks Moments from 2014

Though not the Canucks most successful calender year, 2014 was certainly one of their most progressive. After enduring through the most disappointing season in recent memory, the Canucks underwent a […]

by · December 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists, Vancouver Canucks
The Crystal Ball: Who Will Be the Next Capitals GM?

The Crystal Ball: Who Will Be the Next Capitals GM?

With McPhee Out of the Picture, What Does the Crystal Ball Say About Washington’s Future GM? The Washington Capitals are an organization that is currently in a transition period.  General […]

by · May 13, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Canucks Corner Editorial – The Low Point

To the frustrated Canucks fan, We are all Canucks, and right now, we are all feeling the pain. The Canuck image, reputation and brand, has been tarnished & humiliated. This […]

by · April 13, 2014 · 1 comment · Vancouver Canucks
Is it time for the Penguins to unload the injury-plagued Letang? (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Letang Returns; Leafs Miss Playoffs

Kris Letang missed 10 weeks of action after suffering a stroke. He will make his return to the ice tonight against the Red Wings. [CBC] Now they should call it […]

by · April 9, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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The Floor Falls Out: How Low Can The 2013- 2014 Canucks Go?

The Canucks have been an unmitigated disaster since the turn of the calendar year. Is there anything to be done? Is there any hope left? Or is it time for […]

by · March 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Vancouver Canucks
Canucks GM Mike Gillis already botched the Luongo situation (CalvinChanPhoto/Flickr)

Fire Mike Gillis

Many have said it is panic time in Vancouver, due to the Canucks disappointing season which sees them currently four points out of a playoff spot. They would be correct. […]

by · March 13, 2014 · 1 comment · Vancouver Canucks
Canucks GM Mike Gillis already botched the Luongo situation (CalvinChanPhoto/Flickr)

Vancouver Canucks: The Worst Team in the NHL

The Vancouver Canucks are a mess right now. An absolute mess. Their trade deadline was an unmitigated disaster and questions arose about who is even running the show in Vancouver. […]

Ryan Kesler's name has been popping up everywhere in trade rumours (Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

Trying to Make Sense of the (Lack of a) Ryan Kesler Deal

What ownership wants, ownership will get. I’m of course referring to the ownership of the Vancouver Canucks. Who on Wednesday, as one writer said “put the kibosh on any deal […]

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Canucks Corner – The Final Edition

Not even on the final day of the NHL Trade Deadline, there has been a major near-finality to the Vancouver Canucks’ freefall. From the 2011 Stanley Cup debacle, to lousy […]

by · March 5, 2014 · 4 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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Sooner Than Later: The State Of The Canucks’ Cupboard (Part 2)

  We continue our look at the second half of the Mike Gillis era in Vancouver. For part one click here. As a team that has been by all measures […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 2 comments · Hockey History, Vancouver Canucks