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Playoff Dreaming...

Change is coming, change IS here. Did you believe that statement would be true prior to the start of the season? It truly is incredible to witness what the Vancouver Canucks have accomplished this season. 860 more words


Canucks' Chris Tanev gets five year contract extension

The Canucks have signed defenceman Chris Tanev to a five-year contract extension that averages $4.45 million per year. His deal also includes a limited no-trade clause. 125 more words

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Canucks: The enigma heading into the trade deadline

As usual, there is not much the Canucks can do

By Elliot Chan, Opinions Editor
Formerly published in The Other Press. March 3, 2015… 487 more words


Shawn Matthias Is The New Higgins, Time To Go Higgy

Chris Higgins was a great deadline deal for the Canucks and former GM Mike Gillis. His soldier like effort game in and game out made him a fan favorite and a great match for his coaches. 517 more words


Province Sports Radio: Casual Tuesdays with Steve recaps trade deadline

Steve Ewen got up very, very early.

Not for the podcast, no, no – for Trade Deadline.

The Canucks of course added Sven Baertschi. Steve knows a thing or two about the ex-Portland Winterhawk. 99 more words

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Canucks NHL Trade Deadline 2015: Baertschi and Conacher!

The 2015 NHL Trade Deadline is finally over, and not surprisingly, the Canucks stood pat for the most part. Many NHL teams have loaded depth players in a bid for a deep playoff run, and a few bigger trades such as Keith Yandle to NY Rangers for picks and young prospect Anthony Duclair. 640 more words


Canucks Post Game: After good efforts, trade deadline drama awaits Higgins, Matthias, Kassian

Points to ponder after the Canucks bent but didn’t break in a 6-5 shootout victory over the Blues on Sunday at Rogers Arena:


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