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Canucks GM Benning confident his team will rebound; looks like Bo's here to stay

Jim Benning said he’s not looking to shore up the Canucks’ defence via trade in the absence of No. 1 D-man Dan Hamhuis.

The Canucks GM also sounded like rookie Bo Horvat won’t be playing anywhere but Vancouver this season. 374 more words

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Always the optimist, Booth isn't freaked out about fluke injury, one-year Leafs contract

TORONTO — His new teammates were long gone when David Booth finally sauntered into the lockerroom. He was dripping from sweat after another post-game workout and sported the grin of an eternal optimist. 851 more words

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Province Sports Radio's Talkin' Canucks with Jason Botchford: On goalies, Sedins and defencemen. And rookie forwards.

Jason Botchford is in Pittsburgh but he doesn’t want to talk about rivers.

Why do, JMac?

PJ’s just not sure: he wants to know about Christian Ehrhoff’s purpose on the Pittsburgh Penguins. 104 more words

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After 20 Games - What Canucks Benning and Dejardins have Learned

Not having seen the Canucks very often through the years, the first 20 games has been a learning experience for the new GM – Jim Benning and of course it’s Coach – Willie Dejardins. 1,331 more words


Province Sports Radio's Hockey Numbers talks goalies, powerplay and checking wingers

Ryan Miller Stinks!

Hold your horses, let Thomas Drance and Patrick Johnston explain.

Goaltending is a question. In Vancouver.

What. A. Shock.

The Canucks’ number 1 is having a tough time, despite the team’s impressive record to open the season. 53 more words

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Quintal highlights knee-on-knee penalties

For the first time since taking over from Brendan Shannahan as Senior Vice President of Player Safety, Stephane Quintal addressed the NHL general managers during meetings in Toronto on Tuesday. 156 more words

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Canucks Hat Trick: Kassian's head on swivel, Vey learning the hard way, Eakins is aching

Three things to ponder as the Canucks attempt to improve to 4-0-0 against the Oilers tonight in Edmonton where the only thing colder than the temperature is the Dallas Eakins coached club being 0-8-1 against Western Conference competition. 766 more words

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