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The Time is Now to Trade Chris Tanev

With the expansion draft looming, now is the time to move Chris Tanev. There are teams in the league who will not be able to protect all of their “better” players and Jim Benning and the Vancouver Canucks can take advantage of this situation if they play their cards right. 630 more words

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Next Season Crucial In Proper Canucks Rebuild

To say the next couple of years are important for the Canucks would be an understatement. It’s huge. Making the change at the coaching position and slowly dismantling the old regime were important to show the fans, not everything that Trevor Linden and Jim Benning said was a complete lie. 1,788 more words

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The State Of The Vancouver Canucks

From an outsiders perspective, it was hard to understand if the Vancouver Canucks were trying to tank in 2016-17 or not. Head coach Willie Desjardins was released of his duties on April 10, finishing this past season on a nine-game losing streak and missing the playoffs for a second-straight year. 436 more words

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Canucks Can't Embrace Rebuild And They Might Lie To You

Willie is fired, Benning is planning for the draft and Linden is spinning #fakenews. The rebuild began awhile ago but will it ever really happen? We’ve heard the song and dance that has been spewed at us since 2012 and even with the dismissal of WD they aren’t that much farther than when his tenure began. 1,260 more words

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Jason Botchford: Linden and Benning escape Canucks’ house-cleaning — for now

The Vancouver Canucks’ future has never been brighter.

If a core of 18-goal scorers and No. 4 defencemen can win a Stanley Cup, they’re all set. 1,101 more words

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Canucks At The End Of The Beginning Of The End

If there’s one thing that is beyond frustrating about the Canucks it would be everything.

I had a perfectly good article half-written about the Sedins and why it’s time to retire and yadda yadda yadda they need to stay. 918 more words

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Derek Dorsett : Expansion Target?

With the NHL Expansion Draft looming, fans like to ponder protection lists and who they may lose from their own stable of players from their favourite team. 707 more words

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