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Jordan Subban wants to prove he's a small(er) D who can make the Bigs

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

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McCann's mono sends him home, while Cassels plays waiting game: Benning opens door for veteran PTO

Canucks GM Jim Benning spoke to TSN 1040 radio this morning in Penticton and gave a couple updates on the status of forward prospects Jared McCann and Cole Cassels. 127 more words

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Broker: 'There is no demand for Vancouver Canucks tickets'

Ticket sales for the Vancouver Canucks have dropped off significantly, according to a local ticket broker.

“Right now there is no demand for Vancouver Canucks tickets,” Kingsley Bailey of Vancouver Ticket told local radio station News 1130. 275 more words


Demand for Canucks tickets plummeting according to broker

The Vancouver Canucks have missed the playoffs just once in the past five seasons, but apparently the fashion in which they failed to qualify for the postseason in 2013-14 was enough for the fan base to send a message. 226 more words

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Canucks prospect Jared McCann to miss Young Stars tourney with mono

PENTICTON — The Canucks knew their top pick in June’s NHL draft, winger Jake Virtanen (sixth overall), would not be playing in the Young Stars Classic tournament here due to summer shoulder surgery. 416 more words

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Young Stars Tournament Means the Return of the Hockey Season

For many of us after no Canucks hockey for five months, the Young Stars Tournament with the Canucks, Oilers, Flames, and Jets prospects, means the NHL season can’t be far behind. 608 more words


Welcome Jim Benning!

Now it’s a bit late in the summer to be welcoming Jim Benning seeing as how his appointment is already four months old but I like to be a little unorthodox, like a deceitful backhand shot that beats the goalie in a shootout. 523 more words