The Month of October wasn’t what most people had expected. Vancouver started the new season in a less than glorious fashion, with more casualties than the local emergency clinic. Luongo has been playing like he was in goal for some beer league team and then signed his name on an already turgid and at times [...]
Of all the current Canadian teams the Vancouver Canucks are the only one to have never won a Stanley Cup. The closest the city of Vancouver has ever come to winning the coveted silverware was during the 1914 –15 seasons, when the then Vancouver Millionaires won The Challenge Cup as it was known at that [...]
If you are wondering what’s happened to the Canucks so far and thinking that this club is on a journey of self-destruction, telling yourself that this team is never going to win a cup, you may not be alone. When you look at the standings and see Vancouver enmeshed in 13th place in the western [...]
If you don’t follow the Vancouver Canucks on a regular basis you may not recognize this year’s team. So here’s a little background that you may find helpful
In the final two weeks of last season the Canucks imploded losing 7 of their last 8 games and finishing 3 points out of the last playoff spot [...]
After a great and somewhat fortuitous win against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday, fate may be starting to paint a rather bleaker picture for Vancouver. Daniel Sedin was injured in that game. At this point the true extent of the injury is unknown. He has a deep bone bruise on his right heel. He [...]
After an unusual opening weekend that saw both the Redwings and Canucks sat at the bottom of the western conference standings (through loosing their first two games of the season) the Canucks knew that it was imperative to turn their fortunes around.
What better way to do this than a win at your home opener [...]
Yesterday TSN analyst Darren Dreger reported that a Mats Sundin retirement was immanent. Well today in a press conference in Stockholm Sundin finally put a stop to the will he won’t he rumors. Last year Vancouver fans with left in a state of uncertainty for five months wondering if Sundin would ever hit the ice [...]
The first puck drops to start the new season on October the 1st 2009. This is when war starts to break out across North America. Teams will fight to earn enough points to open up the gates to the playoff’s and beyond. Before any of this can happen a bigger conflict must run its course. [...]
May 11th 2009 - although most won’t remember the actual date, many a Canuck fan will know what happened on this fateful day. This was when the Vancouver Canucks’ juggernaut hit a brick wall, with a crushing defeat to the Chicago Blackhawks ending their playoff run.
Since then GM Mike Gillis has address many of [...]
Cody Hodgson was the Vancouver Canucks first round draft pick in the 2008 NHL entry draft. Since then he has become the most coveted Canuck since Trevor Lindon. Cup starved fans proclaim him to be a modern day messiah who will lead their team to the Holy Grail! At 19 he has achieved [...]