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The Orange Update:
Today the Vancouver Canucks claimed Tom Sestito off waivers reports TSN’s Ryan Rishaug via Twitter. In 7 games for the Flyers this season Sestito scored 2 goals and racked up 12 penalty minutes. Last season Sestito saw action in 14 games for Philadelphia post 1 assist and 83 penalty minutes but injuries limited him. Of [...]
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Top performing ‘Nucks Feb. 18-25
The Vancouver Canucks completed another topsy-turvy week in the NHL. The boys in blue continued their Jekyll/Hyde routine over the past four games, showing signs of greatness, and of utter despair. It began with a hard earned point against the league’s best, and ended with an embarrassing showing in the motor city.
The Canucks went 2-1-1 over...
The Vancouver Canucks were already struggling to find supplemental scoring. So the loss of star-crossed No. 2 center Ryan Kesler for up to six weeks with a broken foot will make their lives even more difficult.Kesler actually suffered the injury during his first game back from shoulder and wrist surgery. He got hurt blocking a shot back on Feb. 15, but played six games with bone...
Canucks without second line center for another 4-6 weeks
The Vancouver Canucks announced Wednesday afternoon that forward Ryan Kesler will be out several weeks with a fracture in his foot. The injury is a tough break (sorry) for the Canucks after just beginning to adjust to life with the former Selke winner back in the lineup.
Kesler has played only seven games with the Canucks this...
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Headline: No Love Lost – Slumping Canucks Host Surging Kings
The Vancouver Canucks have hit the skids – they are 2-3-2 over their last seven games, have lost two straight in Regulation time and they are 0-2-1 in their last three games on home ice. Yikes! The Canucks welcome the hated LA Kings to town on Saturday night who are currently on a five...
Saturday Night’s All Right for Regicide
The break is finally over and the Vancouver Canucks are back in action tonight against the Los Angeles Kings.
It’s been a weird few days in Canuck land so it’ll be nice to distract from all the off-ice drama with some actual hockey.
It’s Saturday night and the rival Kings are in town, it can’t be any better.
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On March 16th the Canucks will breakout throwback Vancouver Millionaires jerseys when they take on the Detroit Red Wings. The Millionaires, originally of the PCHA and WCHL won the Stanley Cup one-time in 1915 when the defeated the Ottawa Senators of the NHA. The Millionaires, who eventually became the Maroons (not to be confused with [...]
Not the best time of the season to be a Canucks fan right now as the wheels are starting to fall off a bit, the injuries are mounting and the city of Vancouver is once again coming to the realization that the team is not performing to the impossibly high standards the fans have set.
This too shall pass, but with three days off before Saturday’s game against Los Angeles...
The Washington Capitals have claimed bruiser Aaron Volpatti off waivers from the Vancouver Canucks.
The Capitals on Thursday added the 27-year-old left wing, who had one goal and 28 penalty minutes in 16 games with Vancouver this season.
Volpatti has three goals, one assist and 81 penalty minutes in 54 career NHL games.
The Capitals also assigned goaltender Philipp Grubauer and...
It's Brigitte from One Girl, One Puck with an in-depth look at the Los Angeles Kings opponent for Saturday, March 2nd... the Vancouver Canucks! Or as I like to call it... shooting fish in a barrel!
Click Here to Read the Know Your Opponent for for the Kings vs Vancouver Canucks on March 3rd, 2013!!!
Full Disclaimer: Parts of this post were written while...
We have nine NHL games on the schedule for today, with six Eastern Conference games followed by three Western Conference games.
Probably the game of the night is Vancouver Canucks hosting the LA Kings.
A special bonus for fans in the US is the NHL Network will be broadcasting a Hockey Night in Canada doubleheader beginning at 6:30pm ET (Inside Hockey, HNIC pre-game).