Found January 19, 2014 on Sports-Glory:

The Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames combined for 10 fighting majors, eight game misconducts and 152 penalty minutes when a fight broke out two seconds into their game Saturday night. Each team started its fourth line.  All 10 skaters were assessed major penalties for fighting and eight were ejected. The post Watch: Eight players ejected from Canucks-Flames game appeared first on Sports Glory.


Sedin's ironman streak ending at 679 games

Henrik Sedin's NHL ironman streak is ending at 679 games. He last missed a game 10 seasons ago. Canucks assistant coach Mike Sullivan said Monday the Vancouver captain will not play at Edmonton on Tuesday because of an undisclosed injury. He is listed as day to day. Sedin has the second-highest total for consecutive games among active players. St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay...

Canucks' Roberto Luongo To Start on Saturday Night

Vancouver Canucks' number one goaltender Roberto Luongo will start for the Canucks on Saturday night when the team hosts the Calgary Flames, as confirmed by Elliotte Friedman of Hockey Night in Canada. Luongo has only been in the lineup in one of the last 10 games. In that game, he has run over by Los Angeles Kings' captain Dustin Brown.By kcxd, via Wikimedia CommonsIn 33...

Henrik Sedin's Ironman Streak is Over Due to Bruised Ribs

Vancouver Canucks forward Henrik Sedin will miss Tuesday's game against the Edmonton Oilers with bruised ribs, as reported by TSN. The injury occurred on Saturday in the wild game against the Calgary Flames. Sedin was a game-time decision after getting hurt in the previous game. He ended up not playing in the third period on Saturday.By Hockey Broad, via Wikimedia CommonsSedin...

WATCH: Canucks, Flames have huge line brawl to start game

Vancouver Canucks' Kellan Lain ejected two seconds into NHL debut

The Flames-Canucks game in Vancouver kicked off with a massive line brawl Saturday night at Rogers Arena, resulting in eight ejections and 152 combined penalty minutes just two seconds into the game. Canucks coach John Tortorella confronted Calgary coaches during an intermission, and apologized to all players involved after the game. One of the players ejected, 24-year-old Kellan...

Tortorella to face disciplinary hearing at NHL office on Monday

John Tortorella will have an in-person hearing tomorrow in New York. Substantial fine and suspension both possible. #TSN — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) January 19, 2014

Carol Schram: Vancouver Canucks: Changing the Culture, Henrik Out? Suspension for Torts?

Torts to New York? There's no official word yet from either the NHL or the Vancouver Canucks, but TSN's Darren Dreger is reporting that John Tortorella has an in-person hearing on Monday at the league offices to discuss his actions in the hallway of the Calgary dressing room during Saturday's game: John Tortorella will have an in-person hearing tomorrow in New York...

Vancouver Canucks: John Tortorella to face disciplinary hearing with NHL

In the final game of the most recent edition of Hockey Night In Canada, the Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames made headlines by brawling to begin the game. At the drop of the first puck in Saturday’s battle between Western…Read more →The post Vancouver Canucks: John Tortorella to face disciplinary hearing with NHL appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

Calgary Flames vs. Vancouver Canucks: Line Brawl

On Saturday night, during the celebration of Hockey Night in Canada, the Calgary Flames traveled to Vancouver to take on the Canucks. As per usual, the road team puts in their lineup before the home team announces their starters. When Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley put out his fourth line to begin the game, his Canucks counterpart – the fiery John Tortarella – followed...

Canucks' Tortorella to have in-person hearing with NHL

Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella will answer to the National Hockey League for his actions during Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames. He will have an in-person hearing in New York with the league this morning with a substantial fine or suspension as possible outcomes. NHL executive vice-president and director of hockey operations Colin Campbell will be the...

Kypreos: Tort's Behavior "Disgraceful..."

((HT: Sportsnet))Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella has no regrets over his epic nutty the other night against Calgary and head coach Bob Hartley...Even telling Hartley, who didn't engage him in the bench discussion, that "you don't fight that way..."Sportnet's Nick Kypreos was less than enthused over Tort's behavior...

Vancouver Canucks: head coach John Tortorella suspended 15 days

The NHL has thrown the book at Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella. The interesting part is that Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley has been fined $25,000.00 by the NHL. I guess you could say that the head coaches in the NHL are on notice. NEW YORK -– Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella has been suspended for 15 days, without pay, for his actions during the...

Flames-Canucks Preview

The Vancouver Canucks are struggling to score goals at a rate few teams can relate to. The Calgary Flames happen to be one of them. The goal-starved Pacific Division foes will try to break out of their respective slumps Saturday night in Vancouver. The Canucks (24-16-9) are on a season-worst 1-5-3 stretch since Dec. 30. After Thursday's 1-0 loss at Phoenix - their second by...

Calgary/Vancouver - Old-Time Hockey

from Eric Duhatschek of the Globe and Mail, So there was Vancouver Canucks’ coach John Tortorella, who’d more or less been on his best behavior all season, trying to get to the Calgary Flames’ dressing room after the a brawl-filled first period to challenge … who? Bob Hartley, the Flames coach? Probably. It wouldn't have made any sense to go after Brian McGrattan...

Canucks and Flames open game with brawl resulting in 142 penalty minutes

On Saturday night the Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks wasted little time before getting into a full on brawl. The result of the brawl which started two seconds after puck drop was several penalties which resulted in 142 penalty minutes. As if that was not enough, Canucks coach John Tortorella tried to get into the Flames locker room between periods.
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