The well-travelled and well-versed Perry Pearn was always a logical choice to join the Vancouver Canucks coaching staff. And if you connect the hockey dots from Trevor Linden, to Jim Benning, to Willie Desjardins to John Weisbrod, then Pearn make sense on several levels. 826 more words
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There’s seldom a win-win component when change becomes imperative.
With the Vancouver Canucks charting a new hockey operations course, video coach Darryl Williams could have been retained but had an opportunity that was too good to turn down for professional and personal purposes. 636 more words
Prospects camp is here.
It’s open to the public.
That in itself is a change.
This is clearly a new era; just look at ‘Trader Jim’ at the draft. 70 more words
Remember those rumors before the 2014 NHL Draft saying the Vancouver Canucks were dangling 2013 first-round pick Hunter Shinkaruk in potential trades? Canucks GM Jim Benning would like to know where they came from. 145 more words
With GM Jim Benning and President of Hockey Operations Trevor Linden running things in Vancouver, Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini has to like where things are headed. 189 more words