Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 1/30/13
Best & Worst Nucks It may be an unusual season in terms of length in this post-lockout world, but aside from that it’s yet another year and yet another slow start for the Vancouver Canucks. However, unless the uncertain tangle the team is in gets unravelled mighty quick this year could be done and dusted. The middling start for the team matches the indifferent performance of the team’s stars. Let’s take a look at the best and the worst of the Canucks line-up so far. Overachievers: Roberto Luongo Was supposed to be parcelled up and sold off to the highest bidder to make way for the royal successor, but Luuuu has provided some stability in net while Cory Schneider finds his groove. For all the criticism thrown at him, the slick haired one projects professionalism…and a strong goals against average. (He’ll also get the nod tonight vs. the Avs.) Zack Kassian Has been seen variously as a project in the making, and a fourth liner, but a four game goal streak has merited him time on th...
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