Forward Jannik Hansen and the Vancouver Canucks have agreed to a four-year contract extension.
The 27-year-old from Denmark had 10 goals and 17 assists in 47 games for Vancouver last season.
Hansen has 50 goals and 81 assists in 318 career games, all of them with the Canucks. He was selected by Vancouver in the seventh round of the 2004 draft.
He has also appeared in 58 career...
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September 29, 2013
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Cry me a river, don't do the crime, if you don't want to do the time. This is why people hate/despise the Vancouver Canucks. You're responsible for your actions on the ice.
Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun --- Through 129 AHL and 286 NHL games, the Vancouver Canucks winger liked to think he had earned a reputation as...
I am tired of watching the NHL Department of Player Safety go light on players that should be suspended for multiple games, this was a situation, that I believe warranted a 2-3 games suspension. By going light on Jannik Hansen you pretty much guaranteeing he's going to be a marked man in the next game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Vancouver Canucks.
In summary, there...
The Chicago Blackhawks won (again) Tuesday night, this time against the Vancouver Canucks, but it wasn’t without seeing one of their best players go down after a scary hit (again).
Vancouver forward Jannik Hansen delivered a high elbow to Chicago’s Marian Hossa in the third period of the Blackhawks’ 4-3 win Tuesday, and it will reportedly earn Hansen a hearing with the NHL...
The Chicago Blackhawks and Vancouver Canucks have developed quite the rivalry from their repeated playoff matchups. Going into their game on Tuesday night, the Blackhawks were looking to tie the NHL record for longest season opening point streak. The record was set by the Anaheim Ducks in 2006-07 and that team went on to win the Stanley Cup. The Blackhawks won in a shootout...
In the NHL, cross-checking is a penalty. Players who cross-check an opponent almost always earn two minutes in the penalty box, but what about ones who cross-check an official? Just before the opening puck drop of a game between the Vancouver Canucks and San Jose Sharks on Sunday night, Vancouver’s Jannik Hansen shoved an official and somehow got away with it. Ryane Clowe and Alex...
The Great Dane
After a one-round mourning period, The Flying V is back to break down the best of a season gone far too soon for the Vancouver Canucks. Given the gracious grieving period, let us begin with some summer optimism.
A number of Vancouver Canucks had a solid season in 2012, and there are several reasons to be happy about the state of Vancouver’s favourite team heading...
Tillykke med fødselsdagen ~ Happy Birthday
This Thursday March 15th, Jannik Hansen will turn 26 years of age. That’s one year for each of the things he really doesn’t care about.
So what should one get a honey badger for his birthday?
I have the Top 5 things right here.
A Framed Photo of a Honey Badger
Oh yeah, that's nice; real nice!
This would go up in Jannik’s kitchen...
Jannik Hansen scored the tiebreaking goal with 6:29 remaining, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Hansen, who had gone 12 games without a goal, took Cody Hodgson's pass and drilled a shot over the shoulder of backup goalie Semyon Varlamov to give Vancouver a 2-1 lead. A defensive zone turnover led to Hansen's 14th of the season...
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February 16, 2012
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With 15 points in 28 games, Jannik Hansen is off to a great start this season. A usual fixture on the Canucks third line this season and last, Hansen has also received some time playing time on the Canucks’ top two lines. Hansen has been pegged as a solid third line winger, with the ability to contribute a bit of offence and kill penalties. But what if Hansen is capable of more...