Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 1/22/13
Home cooking can make you sick The weekend is over and the Canucks have started the season 0-1-1. Hit the panic button, right? While some people already have, I would imagine, it could have been a lot worse. Yes – I said that, despite being outscored 9-5 in regulation, it would have been a helluva lot worse. Lets take a minute and pretend that this is October and the Canucks come out of the gate flat, is anyone really surprised? Probably, but that shock will wear off eventually once the team gets their legs and starts playing like a cohesive unit. For now though, we get to take a look at a few positives and negatives from the Canucks opening weekend. On the plus side The Fourth Line If you can look past Manny Malhotra, Aaron Volpatti and Dale Weise having the worst plus/minus on the team (I know, still early), then you can at least look at what good they did. They provided a lot of energy, big hits and the occasional scoring chance. Weise even threw a hit with his face at one point,...
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