CANUCKS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Trevor Linden doesn’t want to rebuild Canucks because it wouldn’t be fair to the Sedins

Trevor Linden’s loyalty knows no bounds. Hockey Headlines Video: Matthew Tkachuk headbutts Marco Scandella Penguins GM: Morning skates are pointless and fighting isn't needed AHL forward posts graphic photo of arm after it was sliced open by a skate Ryan Dzingel...
Via Puck Drunk Love
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Canucks Need More from Eriksson

No one will ever forget Loui Eriksson’s great disappearing act of October, 2016. It sure was a month Eriksson would like to forget. Usually, players should be excited if they score during their first period of their first game, right after joining a new team. Eriksson’s first night as a Canuck was anything but. He slyly made a pass back to an unaware Erik Gudbranson on a delayed...
Via The Hockey Writers
6 hours ago

Granlund, Horvat score in SO; Canucks beat Leafs 3-2

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Markus Granlund and Bo Horvat scored in the shootout, Ryan Miller was solid at the end of a busy night in goal and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Saturday. Miller had 38 saves and stopped 2 of 3 attempts in the shootout, backing regulation goals from Daniel Sedin and Sven Baertschi. James van Riemsdyk and Auston Matthews...
Via Associated Press
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: NHL wants to play an exhibition game in China next season

Over the past year, several reports have suggested that the NHL wants to hold more preseason games abroad in the near future. One of those reports indicated the league would hold games in Mexico, but a new report from Darren Dreger indicates the NHL wants to hold preseason games in China as early as next year. Dreger: It has been reported that it's expected the NHL will play an...
Via Puck Drunk Love
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Comparable Contracts for Horvat

While it’s not necessarily an exciting time to be a Vancouver Canucks fan, it sure is an exciting time to be Bo Horvat. The 21-year-old centre has elevated his game at the right time, since he is set to earn a sizable raise from his current salary of $894,167. General manager Jim Benning has publicly stated that he wants to sign Horvat to a long-term extension. While Nick Kypreos...
Via The Hockey Writers
4 days ago

Wild fall 5-4 to Canucks after high-scoring third period

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Sven Baertschi scored his second of the night with 2:35 left in regulation Tuesday as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-4.Brandon Sutter and Ben Hutton each had a goal and an assist, and Loui Eriksson also scored for Vancouver. Henrik Sedin and Troy Stecher had two assists each and Ryan Miller stopped 38 shots.Ryan Suter scored the tying...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Vancouver Canucks: How important are the Sedins in 2018?

Some NHL players spend their entire career as a team’s identity, and they carry it for the rest of their lives. Detroit has Gordie Howe. Boston has Bobby Orr. The New Jersey Devils have Martin Brodeur. The Oilers could have Connor McDavid as that player in 20 years. The Vancouver Canucks, meanwhile, have two faces of their franchise. Since being drafted back-to-back in 1999, Daniel...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Miller makes save of the year so far (VIDEO)

There’ve been a lot of great saves by NHL goaltenders already this season, but Ryan Miller made the best of the season so far. In fact, judging by the degree of difficulty, it’s actually one of the best saves I’ve ever seen. The Canucks were trailing the Red Wings 3-1, with roughly two minutes in the game, and Vancouver elected to pull Miller. But as he began skating off the...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Antti Raanta pulled by concussion spotters; Rangers take loss as result

The new wrinkle in the NHL this season is the presence of concussion spotters, who can call down to the ice if they think a player is playing with concussion symptoms. It’s happened a small handful of times this season, and on Tuesday it created an odd situation, as it was a goaltender – Antti Raanta of the Rangers -- who was pulled after getting run over in the third period...
Via Puck Drunk Love
25 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Good ol’ fashion line brawl breaks out between Canucks & Leafs

It’s safe to say the Toronto Maple Leafs and Vancouver Canucks don’t like each other. The two Canadian franchises’ disdain for one another was in full effect during the Maple Leafs’ 6-3 victory in Toronto. The Canucks’ anger was fueled when Nazem Kadri head-hunted Daniel Sedin, knocking Sedin’s helmet clean off. Jannik Hansen instigated a fight in defense of the long...
Via The Comeback
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Canucks fans come to rescue of Jim Byrnes as mic cuts out during national anthem

There’s been a lot of talk about national anthem lately, but this is nothing but a positive national anthem story for once. The Vancouver Canucks welcomed blues musician and actor Jim Byrnes to sing the national anthem for the United States and Canada prior to Tuesday night’s game against the St. Louis Blues. Before Byrnes completed the singing of the national anthem of the United...
Via The Comeback
October 19, 2016  |  Discuss

No Hearing for Jake Virtanen’s Dirty Hit on Joakim Nordstrom

I was watching this dirty hit by Vancouver Canucks forward, Jake Virtanen on Carolina Hurricanes forward, Joakim Nordstrom, there was no call on the play.  Actually, I am wondering why this hit didn’t at least get a hearing. Virtanen slams Nordstrom’s head into the boards. According to NBC Sports, “Vancouver forward Jake Virtanen isn’t scheduled to have a disciplinary hearing...
Via The Sports Daily
October 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Watch: Vancouver Canucks score own goal while pulling goalie

Loui Eriksson was one of the prized possessions of this past NHL offseason and when he decided to join the Vancouver Canucks, many believed that it could be a start of great things in Western Canada. His most recent play may have more people cringing than celebrating. When a penalty is delayed in hockey, the other team has to touch the puck for the penalty to take effect and subsequently...
Via The Comeback
October 16, 2016  |  Discuss
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