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Burrows believes in Canucks' controversial moves

The Vancouver Canucks upset their fanbase this offseason with a number of controversial moves. First, they traded goaltender Eddie Lack to Carolina for a pair of draft picks, a move Canucks fans see as getting next to nothing for a valuable net-minder. Then they sent Nick Bonino and prospect Adam Clendening to Pittsburgh for Brandon Sutter and subsequently signed Sutter to a five...
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August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Alexandre Burrows believes the Canucks can be as good as any other NHL team

The Vancouver Canucks have been widely ridiculed for the roster moves they’ve made over the last few months. Long story short, the Canucks made some questionable decisions and we’ve already listed them as one of three teams who failed to improve this summer. Despite all of the vocal criticism, Alexandre Burrows believes that the Canucks have the ability to be as good as anybody...
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August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Canucks' Burrows out for Game 4 after injury during morning skate

CALGARY, Alberta -- Vancouver Canucks forward Alexandre Burrows is out for Game 4 of the playoffs against Calgary after injuring his upper body during the morning skate. The team said on Twitter on Tuesday that he was taken to the hospital as a precaution but did not elaborate on the injury. The 34-year-old player was in obvious pain when he was hurt and left the ice quickly. Burrows...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Canucks’ Alex Burrows taken to hospital, will miss Game 4

  Alex Burrows was at the center of a scary scene Tuesday in Calgary.   The Vancouver Canucks forward was taken to a local hospital after suffering some sort of upper-body injury. The Canucks announced shortly after that Burrows was taken to the hospital that the forward will miss Game 4 of the Canucks’ Stanley Cup playoffs first-round series with the Flames. Burrows...
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Alexandre Burrows' 2 quick goals in 3rd period lift Canucks over Flyers

  Alexandre Burrows scored a pair of goals 17 seconds apart in the third period, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Tuesday night. Burrows, back after missing a win Saturday over Toronto because of a groin injury, snapped a 1-1 tie at 6:44. He ripped a shot between Steve Mason's pads after he took a feed from Daniel Sedin. Fans barely had a chance to sit...
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March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Canuck of the Irish: Flyers fall 4-1 in Vancouver

A pair of third-period goals by Alexandre Burrows, just 17 seconds apart, gave the Vancouver Canucks a 4-1 win Tuesday over the Flyers. Burrows' 13th tally of the season came at the 6:44 mark of the third period on a wrist shot from Daniel Sedin. Seconds later, the Canucks (40-25-4) found themselves on another rush, with Sedin setting Burrows up for his second two-goal game of...
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March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Canucks' Burrows suspended 3 games for hit on Habs' Emelin

  Vancouver Canucks forward Alexandre Burrows has been suspended for three games without pay by the NHL for his late, illegal check to the head of Montreal Canadiens defenseman Alexei Emelin. Burrows slammed into Emelin at 8:23 of the second period of the Canucks' 3-2 overtime victory over the Canadiens on Thursday night. Emelin left after the hit, but returned later in the game...
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October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Alexandre Burrows gets death threats for McDonagh hit

Alexandre Burrows has received plenty of criticism – among other things – for his hit on Ryan McDonagh. The hit came late in the third period as the Canucks were trailing the Rangers by a score of 3-1. Borrows got his hands up high and pushed a defenseless McDonagh awkwardly into the boards. Burrows received a five-minute major penalty as well as a game misconduct, but he avoided...
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

(Video) Alex Burrows Hit on Ryan McDonagh

This is why people don't like the Vancouver Canucks and Alex Burrows. The game is over, there's 40 seconds to go in the game. There's no way that the Canucks are going to get two goals past all-world goalie Henrik Lundqvist and Burrows decides that its a good time to take a run at  Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh almost starting a brawl. Now, if watch the video you will see that...
Via Goon's World
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Canucks’ Alexandre Burrows chips tooth on a granola bar?

You would think Alexandre Burrows would have his biting technique down by now. The Vancouver Canucks forward — most famous around Boston for chomping down on Patrice Bergeron’s finger during the 2011 Stanley Cup Final — apparently still has some work to do in that department. The Canucks’ official Twitter account posted a photo early Thursday morning of Burrows with a chipped...
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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