Originally written on Sports Rumor Alert  |  Last updated 3/17/14
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There is speculation in and around the Vancouver Canucks that the franchise leader in goals scored, could be on his way to town, to join the Canucks organization, in a management capacity. The question that arises is what position within the front office would Markus Naslund be brought in to fill.If reports out of both Pittsburgh and Boston, are to be believed, and the Aquilini brother, who own the club, stepped in and blocked the trades of Ryan Kesler and Alex Edler, at the trade deadline, then ther have to be questions as to whether current general manager Mike Gillis continues to have any control of the roster, and if not, could Naslund be brought in as a replacement for Gillis. With Naslund being a former client of Gillis, when he was a player agent, it would seem unlikely that Naslund would consider coming in as a replacement for his former agent, but then again Naslund has just resigned as the general manager of MoDo of the Swedish Elite League, so the possibility is not as fa...
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