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Processing Derek Dorsett’s “Retirement”

Derek Dorsett and the Vancouver Canucks released a statement this morning announcing that the ballsiest Canuck since Rick Rypien will not be returning to the Canucks lineup due to acomplication of the neck injury he sustained last season. See the statement below: “What I can say for certain right now is that I left it […]
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Nucks Battered in Brooklyn

The road-tripping Canucks fell 5-2 on Tuesday to John Tavares and the red-hot New York Islanders in a tilt where the visiting Vancouver squad looked a day late and a buck short. Anders Nilsson allowed 5 goals on 36 shots as an early shorthanded marker by BC boy, Andrew Ladd seemed to knock the young […]
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Canucks fall to Rangers… Plus / Minus Summary

Analyzing the Canucks Shootout Loss in New Yoooork City

Canucks’ Trade Deadline Dilemmas…

Canucks’ Trade Deadline Dilemmas

Who or What is Brendan Gaunce?

Who or What is Brendan Gaunce?
By: Chris Heavenor (Twitter @heavy_c)

2017 Draft Revisited: Elias Pettersen vs. Cody Glass … and Kole Lind?

Some Canuck fans were throwing their hands up in frustration earlier this summer over Vancouver’s decision to draft an undersized but highly skilled swedish talent in Elias Pettersen, who was taken with the 5th overall pick. Much of the reasoning behind this frustration was the decision to leave Portland Winterhawks phenom, Cody Glass on the […]
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Time to take Biega Seriously

Every NHL team knows the misery associated with a lack of defensive depth. Injuries are inevitably going to happen and the #7 / #8 depth defensemen are incredibly important on a team’s depth chart. For the Canucks, who have had their fair share of injury woes on the back-end this season (Edler, Stetcher, Tanev), their […]
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5 Types of Canuck Fans

Vancouver has one of the most perplexing fan-bases in professional sports. Some nights at Rogers Arena it sounds like a funeral home, others, it sounds like a Seahawks playoff game in Seattle. Then there’s the playoff run of 2011 where the whole city hopped aboard to celebrate… and then proceeded to try to burn the […]
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Canucks dance around the Flames

The Vancouver Canucks bounced back from a disappointing finish at home against Detroit on Monday to bury 5 on Mike Smith and the Calgary Flames in Cow-Town. Jacob Markstrom was the story in this one – while the big Swedish keeper only made 29 saves on paper, some of those could already be early candidates […]
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Give Goldie a Look

While Canucks fans and coaching staff deliberate line-up changes with the pending return of Loui Eriksson and Brendan Gaunce, the focus shifts to who steps out of the top 12 to make room for one or both of these guys. Well… Rather than gifting Eriksson and Gaunce roster spots, I’d like to propose something a […]
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