With many predicting the Vancouver Canucks will be hard-pressed to get back to the playoffs next season, will defenseman Dan Hamhuis and winger Radim Vrbata be up for grabs at the 2016 trade deadline? 142 more words
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TAMPA — Four years ago, it was Alex Burrows on Patrice Bergeron.
This year? Andrew Shaw on Victor Hedman.
Yes, biting is once again a thing at the Stanley Cup Final, after Hedman suggested postgame that Shaw chomped down on him during a first-period scrum during Chicago’s Game 1 victory. 255 more words
Canucks Post-Game: Nick of time Towel Power, Miller's mantra, Daniel's dashing delight, Hansen's harping
Points to ponder as the Canucks staved off playoff elimination Thursday, with a Nick Bonino goal celebration that may go viral; the Sedins combining for a dozen shots and the winning goal, which may — for now — have silenced their postseason critics; and Ryan Miller doing the mind-over-matter thing: 1,258 more words
For all the talk about the Sedins’ ice time, an equally big — if not bigger — factor for the Vancouver Canucks in these playoffs has been the way their second line, once anchored by Ryan Kesler, has been wholly ineffective versus the Calgary Flames. 292 more words