Found December 19, 2011 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Minnesota Wild vs. Vancouver Canucks Monday night matchup. The Canucks are -200 road favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. Vancouver loses to the bad teams and beats the better ones – Minnesota is one of the better ones! The offense is clicking. Daniel Sedin has 4 goals in his last five contests, brother Henrik Sedin has 6 assists over that same span.

Minnesota vs. Vancouver – December 20th | NHL Highlights

Did you miss the Minnesota Wild vs. Vancouver Canucks game last night Rogers Arena? We’ve got the highlights for you. A nice 4-0 Vancouver win. Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin combined for six points and Roberto Luongo made 33 saves. Ryan Kesler doubled the lead midway through the second. Niklas Backstrom made 29 saves for Minnesota.

2011 Vancouver Canucks Flashback – 5 Moments In Time

C-Mac our Vancouver Canucks blogger tells us after losing the Stanley Cup finals to Boston, there are still top moments in time to look back on. The five top moments of the 2011 Vancouver Canucks. Alex Burrows defating the Blackhawks, Kevin Bieksa and his stanchion shot, Manny Malhotra and his eye injury, Cory Schneider and his presence. Here’s to the 2011 Canucks memories. Our...

Wild have several lineup changes vs. Flames

TUESDAY'S STORY LINE: Trying to end a four-game losing streak, the Wild will have several lineup changes Tuesday night in Calgary. It doesn't appear captain Mikko Koivu (lower body) making it back to the ice will be one of them, however. Coach Mike Yeo met with the media Tuesday at the team hotel while Koivu and a few other players were still at the rink skating. Yeo didn...

Michael Bublé Practices With The Canucks

from Derek Jory of, When Michael Bublé performs in front of soldout arenas worldwide, he transforms normal people into screaming fanatics. Give Bublé hockey equipment and the opportunity to skate with his team, the Vancouver Canucks, and the shoe is suddenly on the other foot. He’s the animated aficionado. Bublé signed an honorary one-day contract with the Canucks...

Wild need to get back to playing their style

MONDAY'S STORYLINES: Play the system. Stay structured. Be disciplined. Those are words used by Wild players when describing how they have been successful this season despite a barrage of injuries. In their 2-1 shootout loss on Saturday to the NY Islanders, Mike Yeo felt the team lost sight of the system that has been so successful for Minnesota. "That's what disappoints...

Canucks vs. Maple Leafs Betting Odds & Handicapping Preview | Dec. 17

Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Saturday Hockey Night in Canada matchup. The Canucks are -144 road favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. The Canucks are going to be a mad bunch coming into Air Canada Center. Losses against two NHL bottom feeders should have them motivated. Daniel Sedin is healthy and will play alongside Henrik...

Luongo, Canucks blank reeling Wild 4-0 (AP)

Roberto Luongo made 33 saves to earn his first shutout of the season, helping the Vancouver Canucks beat the Minnesota Wild 4-0 Monday night. Henrik Sedin scored a goal and added two assists to extend his points streak to three games and twin brother Daniel added three assists to help the Canucks win for the 11th time in 14 games.

Red Wings-Canucks off-day news: Wings hope to return to form on Wednesday

Very briefly, for the moment, anyway, the Red Wings plan on returning to their dominant ways against the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday, as noted by the Free Press’s Helene St. James... Wings just got done practicing here in Vancouver. No changes to lineup for tomorrow against Canucks. Wings say it’s good “measuring game” ... Zetterberg on the Sedins: “They’ve been playing...

Wild place RW Wellman on IR, recall pair from AHL

The Minnesota Wild placed right wing Casey Wellman on injured reserve Sunday with a wrist injury. Wellman, who did not play in the team's last two games, was injured during Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Winnipeg Jets. The 24-year-old Wellman has collected two goals and two assists in seven contests this season. Minnesota recalled forwards Jed Ortmeyer and Chad Rau from Houston...

Red Wings-Canucks Preview

Given each team's recent success, it's likely not surprising that the Detroit Red Wings and Vancouver Canucks have played some competitive games over the past few seasons. The first matchup at Rogers Arena this season figures to provide more of the same Wednesday night with both teams among the hottest in the league. The Red Wings (21-10-1) and Canucks (20-11-2) have combined...

Luongo and the Canucks shut down the Wild with ease in 4-0 victory

After the Wild's 2-1 shootout loss to the New York Islanders, Head Coach Mike Yeo said it all when he stated, "Our last shootout loss felt like a win, but this shootout loss feels like a loss."  It was a miserable effort.  The Wild were banged up no question; no Mikko Koivu, no Devin Setoguchi, no Guillaume Latendresse and no Pierre-Marc Bouchard but that didn'...

Wild calls up Rau and Ortmeyer

Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Mikko Koivu were back on the ice for practice but their playing status is uncertain.

The Skinny - Islanders 2, Wild 1, SO

Game 30 Isles 2, Wild 1 (SO) Frans Nielsen scored the only goal of the shootout and Al Montoya made 20 saves as the Islanders earned their first point beyond 60 minutes this season with a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild in front of 18,20...
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