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Vancouver Canucks sports blogger Carolyn Smith reports on the fantastic news today that former Captain Canuck Trevor Linden received the Order of Canada today for Dedication to the community. Linden is one of the most respected players in Canucks franchise history. Congrats Trev!
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Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges tells us a bit about NEW Canucks forward David Booth. Not knowing much about him he was quite curious to check his After Hours interview on CBC last Saturday. He's kind and considerate and quietly uses his beliefs as a driving force in his life. As does Dan Hamhuis. Positive energy can go a long way in the Canucks dressing room.
Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 13 matchup between the Vancouver Canucks and St. Louis Blues. For the second time in the span of 10 days the Canucks were beaten by the St. Louis Blues. Alex Burrows opened the scoring, Ryan Kesler notched one, but a pair by T.J. Oshie for St. Louis were enough to help them win.
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Cory Schneider will receive the start for Thursday's game against the Northwest Division rival Minnesota Wild.
Schneider, who has already defeated the Wild this season, has posted a 2-1-0 mark with a 1.80 goals-against average and .929 save percentage.
Vezina Trophy finalist Roberto Luongo has struggled mightily against Thursday's opponent....
Vancouver sports blogger Aidan Chafe weighs in with his first Vancouver Canucks weekly three stars post. Here are the few noteworthy performers through six games of the Vancouver Canucks 2011-12 campaign. Alexander Edler, Christopher Higgins, and Maxim Lapierre are the guys with great performances in the last 7 days.
from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN, 4. Alexander Edler, Vancouver Canucks
Edler was only one point off the defenseman scoring lead as of Wednesday morning but brings so much more than that to the plate.
5. Kimmo Timonen, Philadelphia Flyers
He plays against the top offensive line from the opposing team every night and still manages to produce offensively. Underrated as ever.
read on for the Top 3…
Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. Chicago Blackhawks Sunday matchup. The Canucks are +130 road underdogs. The over/under is set at 5.5. The Canucks have lost two straight games after an impressive two game win streak. Roberto Luongo should start on Sunday – the team needs to get him going!
Vancouver Canucks beat blogger Riley Trottier is back and better than ever. With some things to get off his chest. This week, things that bother him about the Canucks, "nothing", so he rants about ex New York Rangers forward Sean Avery, and CBC outspoken hockey commentator Don Cherry.
Linesman deserve hazard pay. We've always felt this way, given how often they put themselves in harm's way during hockey fights.
We feel even more strongly about it after Thursday night's game between the Minnesota Wild and the Vancouver Canucks, in which linesman Darren Gibbs was punched in the face twice accidentally by Cal Clutterbuck has he wrestled with Maxim Lapierre...
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The Vancouver Canucks will resume a six-game road trip tonight against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center.