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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 pals at Puck Daddy for this one.

Henrik Sedin plays his 535th consecutive game, breaks record

Henrik Sedin has played his 535th consecutive game and has become the new Vancouver Canucks ironman after the team's 5-3 victory over Edmonton last night. He's passed Brendan Morrison on the list for consecutive games played by a Canuck."There are always freak injuries that happen to guys. I've been very fortunate not to have the groin injuries or the hip flexors...

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 ~

Joe Thornton Makes His Point By Repeatedly Shoving A Finger In Henrik Sendin's Face

Your morning roundup for Dec. 29, the day we learned the secret to successful homelessness. Video via Puck Daddy. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. More »

Video: Joe Thornton offers Henrik Sedin the finger during taunt

Chippy game between the Vancouver Canucks and the San Jose Sharks Wednesday night, as the rival West Coast clubs went head-to-head in San Jose for the first time since the Western Conference final. The Sharks don't much care for the Canucks (they're not alone there), and were willing to stop at nothing to win -- even going so far as to try rattling the Sedins with some schoolyard...

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?

Video- I Think We Can Now Say…

... Joe Thornton doesn’t like Swedes… More evidence below… ha. Continue reading "Video- I Think We Can Now Say…"

Vancouver vs. Anaheim – December 29th | NHL Highlights

Did you miss the Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks game Thursday night? We’ve got the highlights for you. A nice 5-2 Vancouver win. Ten Canucks made the scoresheet as Vancouver improved to 2-0 on its California swing and joined Chicago as the only teams to reach the 50-point plateau. Daniel Sedin finished off a two-goal performance with 3:58 remaining and twin brother Henrik...

Canucks vs. Sharks Betting Odds & Handicapping Preview Dec. 28

Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. San Jose Sharks Wednesday night matchup. The Canucks are +111 road underdogs. The over/under is set at 5.5. Vancouver has won 20 of its last 26 meetings with Pacific Division opponents. San Jose is wrapping up a six-game homestand during which it has posted a 4-1-0 record. Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin and Alex Burrows lead...

Flying V’s Hat Trick: Canucks Go Duck Shooting in Anaheim

Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 38 matchup between the Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks. A 5-2 Vancouver win. With a point to prove and goals to score Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin lead the Canucks to a commanding victory over the Ducks on Thursday.

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...

The big three: should old acquaintance be forgot?

We thought The Big Three was thing of the past, to be contemplated only to the tune of Auld Lang Syne: Patrick Marleau, Joe Thornton and Dany Heatley playing on the same line.  Apparently, the number three never dies.  It is as big today as ever it was: “We have to have the understanding that three is a very important number for us. Three is the be-all and end-all,” McLellan...

Sedin brothers lead Canucks over Ducks

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.

Vancouver Canucks vs. Ducks Blog: Love’ Em & Hate’ Em

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win over the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday night. Bobby Ryan and Nick Bonino scored late for the Ducks but it wasn't enough against Cory Schneider and the Canucks. Who got goals from Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin, Mason Raymond and Cody Hodgson in a 5-2 win.

Canucks vs. Kings Betting Odds & Handicapping Preview Dec. 31

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...

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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