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More than two years have passed since the Vancouver Canucks have failed to earn at least one point when facing the Colorado Avalanche. Meeting the Avs in Denver could help the Canucks extend that streak and give coach Alain Vigneault the franchise record for victories. Vancouver looks to continue its recent domination of Colorado and hand the Avalanche another home loss Wednesday night. The Canucks are 9-0-2 in 11 matchups in this series since falling 3-0 in Colorado on Oct. 3, 2009. They have outscored the Avs 45-25 during that span. Vancouver (10-9-1) is again one of the top scoring teams in the NHL after leading the league with 258 goals in 2010-11, but it has scored just three times in splitting its last two games while playing without No. 1 goaltender Roberto Luongo. The Canucks completed a three-game homestand with a 2-1 overtime win over Ottawa on Sunday. Corey Schneider made several key saves - two on breakaways and another on a point-blank chance in overtime - to help ...
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