Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/8/12
And that’s a wrap The Vancouver Canucks finished the regular season with a solid performance, shutting down the Edmonton Oilers in a convincing 3-0 win Saturday on Hockey Night in Canada. The Oilers held their own for the first half of the game but broke down shorthanded after both Ben Eager and Darcy Hordichuk took respecting roughing penalties in the second period.  The Hat Trick Sedin Stays Strong Henrik Sedin has been solid without brother Daniel Sedin on Vancouver’s top line, and the captain continued his pace with another clutch performance on Saturday, putting home a second period rebound to give the Canucks the lead. Both Ben Eager and Darcy Hordichuk watched Sedin work the power play from the penalty box after a pair of foolish roughing calls, leaving Oilers fans to wonder what exactly they saw in Eager to afford a three-year contract.  Booth’s Beauty David Booth was named the Canucks’ most exciting player previous to Saturday’s action against the Oilers and the forwar...
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