The saying goes two’s company three is a crowd. That sentiment couldn’t be further from the truth in regards to the Canucks third line. The current group of Manny Malhotra, Raffi Torres and Jannik Hansen was only assembled six games ago. Since then they have managed to accrue a combined total of nineteen points and [...]
Vancouver face off against the Oilers in what will be the first of a two game road trip. Last night the Canucks beat the Devils 3-0 with goals from Torres, Kesler and Henrik Sedin. Luongo started the month of November on the right foot by registering his first shutout of the season.
The good news is [...]
Everyone gets angry from time to time it’s human nature. When Rick Rypien got into a fight on Tuesday night with Wild forward Brad Staubitz the Canuck Centre was just doing his job.
The melee that ensued directly after the on ice scuffle was a complete display of un-professionalism from the Vancouver player, who’s made [...]
The first week of play may not have gone to plan for a team that is believed to be a cup contender this year. After playing three games and only winning one in regulation the club needs to rectify a few problems.
One area of concern is the lack of goal scoring especially when [...]
For certain players like Kesler, Samuelsson and the Sedins the next few weeks will be a chance to prepare themselves physically and mentally for the start of the new hockey season, as they are guaranteed a place on the Canucks roster. However there are some individuals who face uncertainty about their future.
Like most teams [...]
This week one of the most hotly debated subjects surrounding the Canucks reached its course, as it was announced Monday that Luongo had relinquished the C. Was the decision to award the Vancouver net minder the job of Captain the correct thing to do in the first place?
The last time a goalie was named [...]
For the Canucks fans the wait is over as they welcome home B.C. boy Dan Hamhuis, to a reported 6-year deal for $4.5million per year. Last season he scored 5 goals and 19 assists for the Predators. Many teams coveted the 6ft 1”, 203lb, 27 year old.
Earlier today they signed Manny Malhotra to [...]
Here are your team’s 2010 NHL Entry Draft Picks (as of last week). The Carolina Hurricanes, Edmonton Oilers and New York Islanders lead with double-digit picks, and the San Jose Sharks and Dallas Stars bring up the rear with only 4 picks each. Choose wisely!
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It’s almost a month since the Vancouver Canucks were eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoff’s, the dust has settled and everyone and their Auntie have analyzed and over analyzed what went wrong. The players may now even be more concerned with how they will get a birdie on the eighteenth hole then anything pertaining to [...]
After a 7-4 defeat at the hands of the Blackhawks, the Canucks headache is getting worse. Will the dark cloud looming over Canuck nation finally blow away?
Vancouver have certainly put themselves in a very difficult position, but a comeback is still possible, with a win tomorrow night the tables can be turned, the battle is [...]