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Canucks re-sign Dorsett, Sbisa to multi-year extensions

The Canucks have re-signed winger Derek Dorsett and defencman Luca Sbisa to multi-year deals.

Dorsett, 28, a pending unrestricted free agent, was signed to a four-year extension that begins next season that reportedy averages $2.65 million. 234 more words

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Canucks sign Derek Dorsett, Luca Sbisa to contract extensions

The Vancouver Canucks locked up a pair of veteran players today, signing winger Derek Dorsett and defenceman Luca Sbisa to contract extensions.

The 28-year-old Dorsett, who has added toughness to the Canucks’ lineup, has more than twice as many penalty minutes (169) as the next Canuck and is second in the NHL in fighting majors (17), has signed a four-year extension through the 2018-19 NHL season, while Sbisa has agreed to a three-year deal through the 2017-18 campaign. 209 more words


Canucks call up Utica prospect Sven Baertschi

The Vancouver Canucks say prospect Sven Baertschi, recently picked up from the Calgary Flames for a draft pick, has been called up to the big club ahead of Saturday’s final road game in Winnipeg. 135 more words

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Miller (knee) set to rejoin the Canucks for practice

Canucks’ goaltender Ryan Miller, who has been out of action since Feb. 22 due to a sprained knee, is set to rejoin the club. … 134 more words

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Canucks Hat Trick: Tanev's wizardry, bring on the Flames, Bo shows

Three thoughts following a 4-1 win in St. Louis on Monday:

1. The laser-beam pass that put Shawn Matthias in stone cold for a breakaway goal likely gave Canucks GM Jim Benning a warm and fuzzy feeling. 655 more words

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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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