Out of Left Field Vancouver Canucks Free Agent Possibilities

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Despite not clearing promised cap space, the Vancouver Canucks free agent signings are coming. At this point, the management team is going to have to think small – or different. Unlikely Canucks Free Agent Signings As of this writing – which might be out of date by the time it’s published – the team has […] READ MORE


Keep or Kick: 2021 Vancouver Canucks Restricted Free Agents

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Unrestricted free agents are a pretty easy concept to handle: you sign them or you don’t. Make them an offer and they agree or not. Simple. The 2021 Canucks restricted free agents, on the other hand, are a whole bunch more complicated. The RFAs can have arbitration rights or not. They can be high draft […] READ MORE


Wheat and Chaff: 2021 Canucks Unrestricted Free Agents

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Well. That was a rather eventful season, now, wasn’t it? It started off with a compressed schedule meant to give the team a break later in the year. It continued with the worst COVID-19 outbreak of any NHL team during said “restful” break. And followed up with – surprise! – an even MORE compressed schedule […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks Future Look: Let’s Get Vague!

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Right, then. The Vancouver Canucks have had a worst-case scenario hit with the COVID-19 outbreak striking the majority of the team. The players are out of commission for an unknown amount of time. Our best guess right now is another ten days, minimum, but the health of the players and staff will determine that. Since […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks Jim Benning Tenure – Year Four

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Well, that didn’t work. What didn’t work? Pretty much EVERYTHING tried in year three of the Vancouver Canucks‘ Jim Benning tenure. The Canucks had their worst offensive year in team history, managing just 182 goals and finishing the season with 69 points. Coach Desjardins was fired the day after the season ended. It was the […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks Future a Lot More Interesting

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Contract watchers notice something about how the Vancouver Canucks future stars – or potential stars – second deals go. The young guys, especially ones coming out of college, get some ice time right away. Deals are signed, a few games are played, and at the end of those deals, they lack arbitration rights. Brock Boeser, […] READ MORE


About the Vancouver Canucks Forwards, Part One

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Even without the Unfortunate Interruption That Shall Remain Nameless, there were questions around the Vancouver Canucks forwards next season. Would they be able to keep Tyler Toffoli? Was Adam Gaudette for real? Will the Canucks trade Jake Virtanen? Where will the team’s free agents end up? Ends up the answers were “No” “Maybe” “Apparently Not” […] READ MORE