Found September 13, 2013 on
NorthWest Sports Beat:
The kid can cook!
As we all may, or may not know Canucks backup goalie Eddie Lack (from Sweden) fancies himself a pretty good chef.
Today at training camp, the Province’s Nucks writer Jason Botchford snapped this photo of Lack’s new Swedish Chef #Canucks mask
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According to Torts…
Lack, Eriksson to fill void left by Cory Schneider’s departure
Roberto Luongo will undoubtedly be the Vancouver Canucks‘ starting goaltender this season, but the battle to hold his iPad has only just begun. Both Eddie Lack and Joacim Eriksson will get a good look at the backup role during training camp, and the winning candidate can expect a significant...
Strombone Camp Update
Workload for the Canucks’ netminder has been unparalleled in the NHL, and, being a year older, he needs a solid backup. Good read from the Province this AM. Canucks training camp going on today folks.
The Canucks are live streaming the practice right now. Go check it out.
Willes: Workhorse Luongo needs a young colt around
This might be...
Seldom has a team’s roster been changed so little yet produced so much pre-season uncertainty. That’s precisely where the Canucks roster stands, with few new additions, some significant subtractions, and a new decision maker with a plethora of mediocre options at his disposal.
Fans expect something to be done on the blue-line before the regular season begins, but...
Vancouver Canucks (@VanCanucks)
Camps are now officially underway and the speculations of roster sports are already running rapidly through the sports media in hockey crazed towns. Put Vancouver near the top of that list, as the conversations are already underway with the top topics being about who will be the 3rd line center, which kids will make the team and who will provide...
“It’s no secret. It’s going to be different.”
It’s going to be different.
If the Canucks were looking for a snappy new marketing slogan for the impending NHL season, that would serve nicely.
Good read from Ed Willes at the Province.
Canucks will tell you Tortorella’s a breath of fresh air — just as soon as they catch their breath
It was put to Henrik...
from Brad Ziemer of the Vancouver Sun,
John Tortorella promised a tough training camp, and Vancouver Canucks players will tell you their new coach is a man of his word.
“It was pretty simple,” said defenceman Dan Hamhuis. “We skated in circles.”
Yes, they did, and without pucks. Round and round they went until there was no air left in their lungs and their legs...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — New Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella doesn’t want his players to get too social on Twitter. Tortorella says he wants his players to limit their Twitter use because the social media site is “nothing but trouble.” He won’t ban players from using it, but he said they better make sure they don’t tweet any information from the locker room...
Like just about everyone else John Tortorella is intrigued by Zack Kassian.
He sees the combination of size strength and skill and thinks about the kind of player Kassian could become.
“You know I have heard so many good things about him” the new head coach of the Vancouver Canucks said Wednesday as his players went through off-ice fitness testing on the first day of training...
New Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella doesn't want his players to get too social on Twitter.
Tortorella wants his players to limit their Twitter use because he says the social media site is ''nothing but trouble.''
He won't ban players from using it, but he said they better make sure they don't tweet any information from the locker room.