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A number of weeks ago during an interview Canucks GM Jim Benning was asked about the plethora of rookies that were auditioning and their chances of sticking with the club. 756 more words
WHISTLER — At one point, J.T. Wyman was making the right point Saturday.
Easily wheeling around defenceman Alex Biega in a drill and protecting the puck while circling with his considerable size and speed, he was doing everything the Vancouver Canucks coaching staff expected. 416 more words
WHISTLER, B.C. — As far as deliveries goes, Jim Benning’s best moment on the first day of training camp came when he was asked about his goalies. 765 more words
WINNING, NOT WHINING: The free-agent signing of Radim Vrbata and the management promise that the winger would play with Henrik and Daniel Sedin could have sent Alex Burrows into an offseason sulk — especially in considering Vrbata was his QMJHL teammate. 507 more words
PENTICTON — Jordan Subban won’t play in the final Young Stars tournament game here, but he’s not being benched for poor play.
It’s just that the Canucks have nine defencemen here, so not all can play all three games in the tourney. 406 more words