Post Tagged with: "Vancouver Canucks"

The Roberto Luongo sage continues in Toronto and Vancouver despite the passing of the trade deadline (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Canucks Cornered? It’s Just Preseason

Everyone, take a chill pill. It’s only been two preseason games and the Vancouver Canucks are 0-2. The key word in that sentence is preseason. Even if the Canucks were […]

by · September 21, 2013 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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The Canucks’ Clean Slate

We Are All Freaking Out That’s the unofficial tagline that Canuck fans have been declaring after witnessing a short season & summer break of underachievement (second straight first round exit), […]

by · September 9, 2013 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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Back to the Future: A 2013-14 Pacific Division Preview

Let’s face it: the race for the Pacific division title last year was about as exciting as watching ice freeze at the Honda Center. The Anaheim Ducks started the campaign […]

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Shark-Infested Water, Keys to Winning the Pacific

The new realignment sends the Dallas Stars to the Central Division and brings in three teams from north of the border: the rival Vancouver Canucks, the Edmonton Oilers, and the […]

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Rick Rypien: A Personal Story

Today marks the two year anniversary of the suicide of Vancouver Canucks’ enforcer Rick Rypien. This may be one of the hardest articles I’ve ever had to write because Rypien’s […]

by · August 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Vancouver Canucks
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Vegas Speaks: The Five Most Overrated NHL Teams for 2013-14

Last year, I penned a piece regarding what I believed to be the five most overrated NHL teams going into the 2012-13 NHL season, based upon Vegas Insider’s odds for […]

The Canucks traded to get Bo Horvat (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

The Canucks Soap Opera Continues

As the World turns, it seems that the Vancouver Canucks Organization isn’t turning with them. Instead, the situation has become somewhat stagnant for the last few weeks that the Canucks […]

by · July 14, 2013 · 13 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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Malcolm Subban: What’s Next for Him?

When Malcolm Subban was drafted in the first round by the Boston Bruins in 2012, the team envisioned that he would be the goaltender of the future for the B’s. […]

by · July 11, 2013 · 3 comments · Boston Bruins
Will John Tortorella get to do this in Vancouver? (AP photo/Chris O'Meara)

Canucks Hire John Tortorella

It’s only been one day since the end of the shortened 2012-13 season in which the Vancouver Canucks’ Western Conference nemesis, the Chicago Blackhawks, defeated the Canucks’ much hated 2011 […]

by · June 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Vancouver Canucks
A street level rendering of a new potential Seattle arena (Credit: 360 Architecture)

The City of Seattle: The NHL’s New ‘Plan B’

A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle — Anonymous For over two years, an investment group led by Seattle native turned hedge-fund manager Chris Hansen […]

by · June 24, 2013 · 8 comments · Phoenix Coyotes
Where will Luongo end up? (Photo by Allie Turnbull)

The New York Islanders Need Roberto Luongo

The New York Islanders first round playoff exit is now a distant memory as the NHL gears up for third round of conference final match ups.  The team now looks […]

by · May 31, 2013 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
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Futility: Hockey’s Dirty Word (Part One)

The definition of futility according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary: Futility – 1. The quality or state of being; 2. A useless act or gesture For the sport of hockey, futility […]

by · May 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History