Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 1/14/13
How’s the shap today? We’re days away from the start of the NHL & our Vancouver Canucks regular season and I can already smell the throw up on the sky train, that strange looking guy who has one eye on you and one on the door, the many other commuters warm breath on my neck; and most importantly the anticipation to get this damn thing going. While it’s been fun to talk core economic issues and pensions for the past four months (not really, it’s been a nightmare) the excitement for the season to start is at an all time high. While we wait for camps to officially open on Sunday and for Roberto Luongo to be traded, why not have a look at who I predict to start the season where. These aren’t ground breaking predictions, in fact Alain Vigneault so much as said he would go with this set when asked yesterday. The Top Line The top line will look the same as it has for the past few years. It will be the twins with Burrows on the wing. Why mess with success? Burrows and the twins have bee...
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