Vancouver Canucks Season Delayed Further

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The NHL announced that the Vancouver Canucks season delayed a bit further than originally planned today. Canucks Season Delayed Oilers/Canucks — originally scheduled for tomorrow night — will be postponed. Not sure yet about Maple Leafs/Canucks on Saturday. — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) April 15, 2021 It wasn’t supposed to be this way. Yes, there were […] READ MORE


Digging Into the Tanner Pearson Deal

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The Vancouver Canucks officially announced the signing of Tanner Pearson and Thatcher Demko today. Both being made together despite the time difference implies the team is done with their free-agent deals. Certainly, until the trade deadline is complete, anyway.  That is just as well, given the general reception to Pearson’s signing. Tanner Pearson Breakdown No, […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks Bo Horvat Day-to-Day With Lower-Body Injury

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Vancouver Canucks head coach Travis Green announced that captain Bo Horvat is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Horvat left Monday night’s game against the Winnipeg Jets in the third period. Canucks PR also confirmed his injury status via their Twitter account following Tuesday’s press conference. #Canucks  Head Coach Travis Green confirms Bo Horvat & Brandon […] READ MORE


Don’t Let the Vancouver Canucks Playoffs be a Reality

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Whatever happens, stop asking if “Can the Vancouver Canucks make the playoffs this season?” Because that’s kind of irrelevant. Vancouver Canucks Playoffs? We’re Talking Playoffs? Okay, look. We know that the Vancouver Canucks went on a 7-3 tear right before the weekend. That’s great for them. That they’re only two points back of the Montreal […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks and Jake Virtanen Soap Opera Continues

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It’s a day they were hoping wouldn’t come. At the exact same time, another they were hoping this day would hurry up and get here. Bottom line? Jake Virtanen and his time with the Vancouver Canucks is over in every way, but officially. Canucks are Done with Jake Virtanen Removed from the lineup against the […] READ MORE


How Teuvo Teravainen Stacks up To Other Number Two Players

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The Carolina Hurricanes have one of the most underrated one-two punches in the league. Sebastian Aho and Teuvo Teravainen are two of the game’s best young stars, with Aho leading the dynamic Finnish duo. This leaves Teravainen, a former 18th overall pick of the Chicago Blackhawks, to play in Aho’s shadow. This doesn’t undervalue his […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks: Potential Right Wingers for Bo Horvat

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Bo Horvat found a consistent partner in Tanner Pearson, but there was no consistency whatsoever in the right-wing position. This was a common theme throughout the season, as Travis Green employed a relatively unique system of cycling right-wingers through the lineup while keeping the LW and C positions consistent. This meant that all of Brock […] READ MORE


The Best Vancouver Canucks First Round Picks: Part Two

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We started talking about the Vancouver Canucks draft picks, we paid little heed to the spacing needed. After all, in 51 years of drafting there should be quite a spread of players selected through all 31 spots. Right? Well, after covering 15 players in the first chapter we have 16 more here. When a team […] READ MORE


About the Vancouver Canucks Forwards, Part Two

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In the previous episode of As The Vancouver Canucks Forwards Turn: what the heck’s gonna happen? In this episode: who the heck’s gonna do it? And now… the Thrilling Adventure Continues! Big Losses, Small Gains Among Vancouver Canucks Forwards First, the elephant in the room. Tyler Toffoli came in as an emergency replacement for the […] READ MORE


Zack MacEwen Re-signed by Vancouver Canucks

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The Vancouver Canucks signed one of their young free agents today. Zack MacEwen has signed on for another two years at $825,000 per year. Zack MacEwen Signs for Two Years Not the biggest name for the Canucks, MacEwen brings much-needed size and youth to the team’s fourth line. The 6′-3″ centre originally signed with Vancouver […] READ MORE