Found December 31, 2011 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. L.A. Kings Saturday night matchup. The Canucks are -132 road favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. They beat the Sharks in overtime Wednesday night, and then beat the Ducks on Thursday night. Whichever Kings goalie Jonathan Quick or Jonathan Bernier starts we know they'll have their hands full with Cody Hodgson, Henrik Sedin and Ryan Kesler.

LA shuts out Chicago, 2-0

Jonathan Quick was perfect in the nets, with a bit of help from his Los Angeles Kings teammates. Quick made 38 saves to earn his NHL-leading fifth shutout, and Trent Hunter and Jarret Stoll scored to lead the Kings past the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 on Wednesday night. Quick was solid in earning his 19th NHL shutout, but he wasn't heavily tested until the third period. The Blackhawks...

Sedin grabs monthly NHL honors

From Centers Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Henrik Sedin of the Vancouver Canucks have been named the NHL 'Three Stars' for the month of December. THIRD STAR -- HENRIK SEDIN, C, VANCOUVER CANUCKS HENRIK SEDIN CENTER - VAN GOALS: 10 | ASST: 36 | PTS: 46 SOG: 59 | +/-: 15 Quote: ...

Henrik Sedin Bullied by Joe Thornton As Canucks Captain Takes Finger to the Face (Video)

Good thing that wasn't Alex Burrows, eh Bruins fans? On Wednesday night, Joe Thornton gave B's fans reason to cheer him on once more as he taunted Canucks captain Henrik Sedin with a finger to the face during a timeout exchange with officials, as seen below. That's weird, Sedin didn't fight back? His brother Daniel probably would have ... oh, wait. Stick tap to our...

The Kings' Penalty Kill Needs To Continue To Succeed

The Kings, who have won two straight, will enter MTS Centre later tonight fresh off of a 2-0 shutout victory over the Chicago Blackhawks. The win moved the Kings to 3-0-1 under new coach Darryl Sutter.Goaltender, Jonathan Quick, turned away all 38 shots faced for his league leading fifth shutout. The victory marked the 15th time in 16 games that the Kings have scored two or fewer...

The Key Three: Dec. 28

Three key aspects of the Kings’ 2-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks 1. QUICK, QUICK AND MORE QUICK Did Jonathan Quick’s father offer, before the game, to reward him with a quarter for each save? Strong games are becoming ...

Moments In Time: Our Choices! The Best Canucks Draft Picks

Vancouver Canucks blogger C-Mac dips into the Moments In Time series at NWSB for his next blog post about the Vancouver Canucks best ever NHL draft picks. He ranks them from 5 thru 1. Kevin Bieksa, Stan Smyl, Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin, Pavel Bure and fan favorite Harold Snepsts all make the list. Would you make any changes to this list? Who would you add?

Joe Thornton Trolling Henrik Sedin

San Jose Shark Joe Thornton plays stop touching me with Vancouver Canuck Henrik Sedin. Every time you take a sip of coffee, think -- gotta check Bob's Blitz. Follow us on Twitter. Subscribe, or... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Ducks continue to slide in loss to Vancouver

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Daniel Sedin scored two goals, twin brother Henrik had a goal and two assists, and the Vancouver Canucks also got goals from Cody Hodgson and Mason Raymond in a 5-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday night. The Canucks, who won the Presidents' Trophy last season with 117 points before losing to Boston in the Stanley Cup finals, tied Chicago for...

5 Great Ways To Get Back At The Drunken Shark Fan From San Jose

Horrible news out of San Jose after the Canucks vs. Sharks game on Wednesday. Its being reported that post game a teenage girl who had brain surgery says she was attacked by Sharks fan at HP Pavilion. Josh Hall doesn’t condone violence as a measure of vengeance, so, here's the Top 5 ways the Canucks and their fans can get back at said buffoon from San Jose. Ryan Kesler, and...

Jonathan Quick gets fifth shutout as Kings beat Chicago, 2-0

Goaltender makes 38 saves and leads league in shutouts; Trent Hunter and Jarret Stoll score for the Kings. The Blackhawks, who lead the NHL with 50 points, are shut out for fourth time this season.Goaltender makes 38 saves and leads league in shutouts; Trent Hunter and Jarret Stoll score for the Kings.

Why the Kings Blanked the Blackhawks

I've said it before, but sometimes you just walk away from a game and there's nothing else to conclude but the fact that there will be losses on the final record. The other guys get paid too, it's not your night, Mama said there'd be days like this, whatever cliche you want. In an even game between two good teams, the margins sometimes come down to one goalie playing...

Game 38: Orcas Hungry For Some Fowl

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Thursday Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks matchup preview. 7:30 p.m. PT, SNet Pacific (Vancouver). Cory Schneider will get the start tonight and is 1-1-0 lifetime versus Anaheim. Andrew Ebbett is riding high after an OT winner last night vs. the Sharks. Daniel Sedin and Ryan Kesler also scored.

Canucks-Kings Preview

After a slow start, the Vancouver Canucks are closing the calendar year back among the elite teams in the Western Conference. The Canucks look to win their fourth straight when they visit the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night. Vancouver won the Presidents' Trophy last season, but seemed to suffer a Stanley Cup loss hangover to open 2011-12. On Nov. 19, the Canucks were tied...
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