As one hockey writer noted, it is the dog days of summer where very little is happening in the NHL and especially with the Canucks. As GM Jim Benning mentioned, he likes the team the way it stacks up now, so I don’t see much changing before the season begins. 1,406 more words
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SUNRISE, Fla. — Everybody has a good Milan Lucic story. Most of them are flattering. Some aren’t. He’s had his moment in his hometown and even dumped on the city. 303 more words
Canucks Hat Trick: What good is one and done?; UFA money, mentors, message-senders; fanning Flames of change
Three points to ponder as the Canucks poke through the embers of a future defining first-round Stanley Cup playoffs Flame-out. They transitioned from a good regular season, to a poor postseason and an offseason full of questions about the roster road the franchise could and should travel: 1,240 more words
Province Sports Radio: Talkin’ Canucks like Kenins and Biega and Comets prospects with John Pitarresi
How ’bout them young’uns?
Alex Biega scores in his first game. Ronalds Kenins is a search-and-destroy missile…who’s scored three goals.
For a team that’s struggled to find blood from the inside in recent seasons, the current batch look like they might hold some diamonds-in-the-rough. 65 more words
Some points to ponder following a 4-0 loss to the Ducks on Tuesday in which the Canucks gave management every reason to take a harder look at the roster in advance of the March 2 trade deadline: 718 more words
The Vancouver Canucks today reassigned defenceman Frank Corrado and winger Nicklas Jensen to the American Hockey League’s Utica Comets.
The 21-year-old Jensen, the Canucks’ first-round pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, has played in five games for the parent club this season. 131 more words