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The Morning Skate, May 26: Trade Alert edition. Thank you Jim Benning, who won the deal? Vancouver vs Miami, picks vs prospect. Sharks win, Raptors don't (ha-ha), Whitecaps woes and I'm sorry Ryan Reynolds

It’s easy to write The Morning Skate for you in October, or January, or March. These days, it’s a little tricky. Can I really ask you again if you care about the Raptors? 3,109 more words

Vancouver Canucks

Canucks Top Prospects

Not too long ago, this topic would be a rather meaningless attempt as Canucks’ prospect pool was extremely shallow under Mike Gillis’ final years. It was partly a result of Canucks on-ice success, winning their division championship seven times in eleven straight seasons, landing a playoff berth eleven times in fourteen straight seasons, winning the President’s Trophy as the top team in regular season twice, and just one win away from the Stanley Cup. 457 more words


Canucks Young Stars: Who are these guys? Brendan Gaunce

With the Young Stars Classic getting rolling next week, we begin a series looking at a player a day.

Let’s start with a look at 2012 first-rounder Brendan Gaunce. 375 more words

The White Towel

How Well Have the Vancouver Canucks Drafted Since 2000?

For those of you who haven’t seen my earlier post(s) I am going through each of the 30 teams and breaking down how they have drafted over the past 15 years. 1,491 more words