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Jason Botchford: We are witnessing the slow passing of the torch to Horvat

Swedes have ruled Vancouver for nearly 20 years.

Markus Naslund to the Sedin twins is a connection not unlike Brett Favre to Aaron Rodgers, without the championships, of course. 694 more words

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A Very Burrows Tale

Yes, I know I am a few days late with this post, but here it is.

Alex Burrows was never supposed to make it in the NHL, let alone last more than 800 games or spend time as a top line winger with the Sedins as one of their most productive line mates. 353 more words


Canucks Game Day: Burrows' 800 games a 'remarkable story,' says Desjardins

Vancouver Canucks (15-18-3) vs. Anaheim Ducks (18-12-7)

Rogers Arena, 7 p.m.

Sportsnet Pacific, TSN 1040

Here are five things we’re thinking about heading into a visit from Ryan Kesler, Kevin Bieksa and the rest of the Ducks. 860 more words

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Ben Kuzma: Still a Torts-sized burr under Burrows' saddle about Heritage Classic

Alex Burrows knows there’s a lot to like about John Tortorella.

The former Vancouver Canucks coach has been rightfully lauded for his charitable endeavours and the engaging side of his personality that has to go into hiding behind a National Hockey League bench. 533 more words

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Why Are The Canucks Playing The Good Hockey?

This season was supposed to be a dud. It was supposed to equate to 65 points and one of the worst NHL seasons ever, combined most likely with the first overall pick. 880 more words


Jason Botchford: How Alex Burrows put the killer B in Baertschi

To hear Sven Baertschi tell it, Alex Burrows is 35 going on 26.

“He looks 10 years younger,” Baertschi said.

Funny, because Baertschi looks a few years older these days. 944 more words

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Canucks finish road trip on a high

DENVER — Colorado’s legalization of marijuana has added new meaning to the Mile High City, but nobody felt higher Saturday night than the Vancouver Canucks. 379 more words