Found April 01, 2012 on Rob The Hockey Guy:
The Canucks took back top spot in the conference Saturday night with a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames. With only three games remaining in the regular season, the Canucks sit one point up on the St Louis Blues and tied in points with the New York Rangers for top spot in the entire league (although the Canucks would lose the tie breaker). So the question burning in my head right now is… are the Canucks better positioned to win their first Stanley Cup this year or last year? The success of last year’s team is well documented. They won the President’s Trophy with a startling 117 points, a full 10 points ahead of the next closest team. This year, the Canucks already have 107 points and could get as much as 113 if they win their final three games. Lets compare each time, at this point in the season and see how they match up: 2010-11: Sedin-Sedin-Burrows Raymond-Kesler-Samuelsson Hansen-Lapierre-Torres Higgins-Bolduc-Glass Hamhuis-Bieksa Edler-Ehrhoff Salo-Ballard Luongo Schneider Extras...
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