September 14th, 2017Even in a city like Vancouver, where many are predicting another lowly finish, there's hope.
There's no hope of competing for a Stanley Cup this season. Even any talk of the playoffs seems far-fetched. Yet, there remains hope.
Jim Benning has assembled a strong cast of young players who will...
September 11th, 2017Yes, the Vancouver Canucks are currently undergoing a rebuild, but this coming 2017-18 season should not be forgotten. Management has added some firepower to a fairly deep hockey club and with certain players stepping up, the Canucks could make the playoffs and give the faithful something to cheer...
This article was originally written in January, 2015.
If you've been following the 2015 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 at 7-8-1, which advanced by virtue of defeating an...September 4th, 2017
Corey Pronman’s Top 100 Prospect List threw cold water on the Canucks' hype train. No reasonable person in Vancouver believes the team has enough young stars to make a playoff run yet. However, only four Canucks skaters made it into Pronman’s run-down in mid-August. Most concerning, is 2017 5th...September 4th, 2017
As September began, so did yet another chapter in the career of Thomas Vanek. As of Friday, the Vancouver Canucks are the newest home for the offensively-gifted Vanek.
With 12 seasons of experience and an evident knack for finding the scoresheet, the Canucks are hoping Vanek can revamp their...September 4th, 2017
Even though training camps open in a few weeks, notable free agents remain without a job. That includes 33-year-old Thomas Vanek, who doesn't have a contract despite posting solid numbers last season.
With the Detroit Red Wings, Vanek posted 38 points in 48 games. After posting numbers like...August 31st, 2017
As the NHL gets closer to the season and contracts start to turn into professional tryouts (PTO's) there appears to be some resolution on the horizon for a few players teams had their eyes on during the summer. Talents like Matt Duchene, John Tavares and David Pastrnak were among those most...August 30th, 2017
The Vancouver Canucks have finally embraced the notion that many fans were asking for over the last few seasons - a rebuild. Team president Trevor Linden finally admitted as much this past April, tempering expectations that the Canucks are a playoff club, let alone a contender in the ultra...August 30th, 2017