The Vancouver Canucks Russians Are Here

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The history of Vancouver Canucks Russians is hardly exemplary. A couple of years ago, we looked at the best ever to play in the West Coast city. After the top three, the pickings were decidedly slim. This season, things have changed. The Brigade of Vancouver Canucks Russians The Canucks have had three Russian players on […] READ MORE


The Question for the Vancouver Canucks at Forward

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The calendar flips over and the Vancouver Canucks 2022-23 season opening night draws nearer. And, as always, there are questions all around. Limiting those questions to a three-part series: forward, defence and in goal. Of course, these are things that can shift completely if one single trade happens – because, you know, it’s the Canucks. […] READ MORE


Vasili Podkolzin Won’t Save the Vancouver Canucks

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The response to Vasili Podkolzin being drafted tenth overall in front of the home crowd was mixed. Which fits the current opinion of fans and sports writers alike. Waiting for Podkolzin Much of the conflicted feelings in 2019 revolved around Podkolzin’s availability. While he made it clear the NHL was his intended destination, the KHL […] READ MORE


Quarter-Mark Thanks: 2021-22 Canucks Forwards So Far

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This season has not gone exactly as planned for the Vancouver Canucks. A quarter-season in, the 2021-22 Canucks forwards – which is supposedly a team strength – haven’t been able to overcome their malaise. Some Forwards Are Highlights Despite Team The White Collars on the Vancouver Canucks can breathe a sigh of relief on Thursday. […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks Fans Should Be More Optimistic

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Easy to say the day after a dramatic, exciting overtime comeback win, perhaps. Still, the Vancouver Canucks fans have plenty of reason to look forward to the rest of the season. Whether they want to believe it or not is another question. Canucks Aren’t As Bad As Fans Think Are Stumble Out the Gate Going […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks 2021-22 Season One Week In

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Normally we cover this ground each year, but last season had… issues. This year we’ve got the puck dropped more or less on time, semi-filled arenas, and advertising on helmets is here to stay. All right, the Vancouver Canucks 2021-22 season is not perfect. But it’s certainly better than 2020-21! Let’s see where all the […] READ MORE


2021 TSP: Vancouver Canucks Prospects

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Welcome to the 2021 Top Shelf Prospects series. As we go through the Summer of 2021 LWOH will be featuring a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. You can find all the articles here.  Since we had an extensive NHL Draft preview, we will not be reviewing the players who were drafted in […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks Sign Vasily Podkolzin

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The Vancouver Cancks have signed winger Vasily Podkolzin of the KHL to an entry-level contract. The deal is for a standard three years. The team announced the signing Sunday morning. ✒️… on the dotted line. Vasily Podkolzin is officially in #Canucks colours. 🙌 MORE INFO ➡️ https://t.co/RGmBzaEpMO pic.twitter.com/1HhhQYOD6p — Vancouver #Canucks (@Canucks) May 30, 2021 […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Montreal Canadiens, Columbus Blue Jackets, Vancouver Canucks

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Teams around the NHL are starting to scramble. COVID-19 has impacted games as many assumed they eventually would. Franchises are looking to make changes to the roster to prepare their teams for game action. Today’s NHL Rumours start with the Montreal Canadiens and a suspected contract extension that was turned down. The Columbus Blue Jackets […] READ MORE