Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/19/13
All hail the king With the Canucks cruising on a six-game win streak heading into Friday’s game against the Stars, all eyes were on Henrik Sedin as he approached the franchise points lead. Entering the game only a single point behind Markus Naslund, the captain did his best to give the Canucks a chance to win on Friday, putting up two assists to give his team the early lead. Henrik’s two assists during Friday’s second period displayed all aspects of the Sedinery Canucks fans have enjoyed for years.  Featuring hard work below the red line, pretty passing, and two well-placed shots, the contrast of the two plays showed all sides of the Sedins’ blend of hard work and sublime skill. Point 756 After Reilly Smith gave the Stars a one-goal lead late in the first period, the Sedins lead the charge with simple and effective hockey coming out of the first intermission on Friday. Entering the zone facing a two-on-three situation Daniel Sedin drove along the boards until his brother was in posi...
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