Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 3/7/13
Let’s Go Boys! Mornin’, everyone. The Canucks are in Ohio tonight to take on the Columbus Bluejackets, who despite winning their last two games are still dead last in the NHL. Vancouver is coming off of a disappointing Tuesday night shootout loss to the San Jose Sharks. Tonight’s game is the first of a three game road trip that sees them play the Bluejackets twice. Seems kind of strange. It will also mark the first time the Canucks have played the Bluejackets this season and the first time since Rick Nash was traded to the New York Rangers. Time to get the ball rolling The Canucks are just barely holding on to the lead in the Northwest Division by three points over the Minnesota Wild. The Canucks, 3-4-3 in their last ten games and haven’t shown a real level of good, consistent play this season, save for a six game winning streak. But if the Canucks are going to start getting the ball rolling here, it needs to be tonight. The Canucks face the Bluejackets two times in the next three g...
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