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Alex Burrows, once a buyout candidate, now a key piece of Vancouver Canucks' future

For so many, the bitterness of 2011 remains inescapable.

Just this week, on TSN 1040, former assistant GM Laurence Gilman admitted he still thinks about losing the Stanley Cup finals every day. 698 more words

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Seemingly kissed off four months ago, Burrows set to play a big role in Canucks future

For so many, the bitterness of 2011 remains inescapable.

Just this week, on TSN 1040, former assistant GM Laurence Gilman admitted he still thinks about losing the Stanley Cup finals every day. 757 more words

NHL

Alex Burrows is the ultimate NHL survivor

“I’m still around.”

In those three words, Alex Burrows tried to summarize and justify his wild rollercoaster ride the last four months when it appeared his days as a long-serving Vancouver Canucks winger were numbered. 1,480 more words

Vancouver Canucks

The Morning Skate, July 5: How to make Canucks fans all a-twitter, Lou Vegas and Spain, coach-city

I was looking at our podcast download stats yesterday.

An interesting thing stands out: the two most-downloaded episodes of Province Sports Radio?

The Pat-cast after… 2,016 more words

Morning Skate

As Canucks move to buy out Higgins, Burrows still in roster limbo

In a perfect world of NHL asset management, expendable and aging players are traded to acquire draft picks, add salary cap space and open roster spots. 954 more words

Vancouver Canucks

The Morning Skate, June 15: Is this Burrows' big day?

I wonder how Alex Burrows is feeling today.

It’s been 10 years and six months since Burrows arrived in Vancouver. He was pumped to get the call-up from the Manitoba Moose on New Year’s Day, 2006. 2,089 more words

Morning Skate

The Morning Skate, June 14: Canucks buyouts, Travis Green's future and Draymond Green

A lull is approaching.

The Stanley Cup final is over. The NBA Finals will be over this week.

Shortly, it will only be baseball. I love baseball. 2,196 more words

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