Vancouver Canucks blogger C-Mac dips into the Moments In Time series at NWSB for his next blog post about the Vancouver Canucks best ever NHL draft picks. He ranks them from 5 thru 1. Kevin Bieksa, Stan Smyl, Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin, Pavel Bure and fan favorite Harold Snepsts all make the list. Would you make any changes to this list? Who would you add?
Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win over the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday night. Bobby Ryan and Nick Bonino scored late for the Ducks but it wasn't enough against Cory Schneider and the Canucks. Who got goals from Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin, Mason Raymond and Cody Hodgson in a 5-2 win.
State of the Seattle Seahawks. Brett B our man with his pulse on the Seahawks football beat is back with another edition of the Notebook. The December 30th, 2011 edition. This week the Seahawks face their NFC West rivals the Arizona Cardinals. It sucks to get beat by a divisional opponent at home, it sucks to get swept by the 49ers and Alex Smith, it sucks that we ended up a quarterback...
Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 38 matchup between the Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks. A 5-2 Vancouver win. With a point to prove and goals to score Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin lead the Canucks to a commanding victory over the Ducks on Thursday.
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Week 16 NFL's bad boys. The Seahawks Edition
Mike Sando over at ESPN's NFC West blog is reporting Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman are the guilty parties this week in terms of fines from the NFL. (NO fun league)
Seahawks' Richard Sherman was fined $15k for his horse collar tackle vs the 49ers Frank Gore.
Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been fined $10k for...
Husky insider Brandon Choate brings us breaking news of possible coaching changes at the University of Washington. Breaking reports are telling us Husky football defensive coordinator Nick Holt and safeties coach Jeff Mills have been let go by the university after a dismal defensive showing in the 2011 season.
Huskies writer Brandon Choate gives you his weekly Love Em Hate Em Huskies football blog. He recaps the Baylor Bears vs Washington Huskies game in the Valero Alamo Bowl. Keith Price and Chris Polk continued to shine for the Dawgs as the defense let the team down yet again in a record setting loss to Baylor to end the season.
Did you miss the Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks game Thursday night? We’ve got the highlights for you. A nice 5-2 Vancouver win. Ten Canucks made the scoresheet as Vancouver improved to 2-0 on its California swing and joined Chicago as the only teams to reach the 50-point plateau. Daniel Sedin finished off a two-goal performance with 3:58 remaining and twin brother Henrik...
Washington Huskies blogger Jason Green tells us 5 reasons why the Baylor Bears and Washington Huskies played one of the most memorable college bowl games in history at the 2011 Alamo Bowl. The Huskies did not take advantage of Heisman winner Robert Griffin III not having his best game, Terrance Ganaway had 200 yards rushing, Chris Polk, and Keith Price had great games but it wasn't enough.
NWSportsBeat.com Oregon sports blogger Matthew Martz tells us his reasons LaMichael James and the University of Oregon Ducks will sport revamped, technologically advanced uniforms during their Rose Bowl appearance. Nike says that the numbers change colors when the players move, which is just way to awesome. 5 cool things about the Oregon Ducks new 2012 Rose Bowl uniforms.
Cougars, Ducks Open Pac-12 Slate
Even Toronto Raptors fans know that the fun doesnt start in college basketball until the conference portion of the schedule begins, and the Pac-12 tips off on Thursday at Washington State, where the Cougars host Oregon in a matchup of two teams that handled the non-conference part of their slate very well.
Oregon Washington State Odds Thursday...
Free College Basketball Betting Odds & Picks for the the Oregon State Beavers vs. Washington Huskies Thursday matchup. UW are 6 point favorites in this contest at home, the total is set at 158. Lorenzo Romar is 14-5 all-time against Oregon State, including 8-1 at home. The Huskies finished third in the Pac-10 last season at 11-7 and were 24-11 overall.
Free College Basketball Betting Odds & Picks for the the Oregon Ducks vs. Washington St. Cougars Thursday matchup. WSU are 7 point favorites in this contest at home, the total is set at 137.5. Three different Ducks (Garrett Sim, Devoe Joseph, E.J. Singler) have led Oregon in scoring in a game this year. Senior guard Faisal Aden and Junior forward Brock Motum lead the Cougars.
Live in game chat thread, gossip, chat, whatever you want. This is the place to chat about all things Canucks on Thursday.
When: 10:00 PM ET, Thursday, December 29, 2011
Where: Honda Center, Anaheim, California
Vancouver vs. Anaheim
Dec 29-10:00 PM ET
23-12-2 (12-7-1 V)
10-19-6 (7-9-1 H)
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Vancouver Canucks blogger weighs in with his update #2 on the goaltending situation in Van-City. These are two guys who shared the Jennings Trophy last year only because Robert Luongo made sure Cory Schneider got his 25 starts. The Canucks didn't get where they are today by making rash decisions and rocking the boat. The reality of the situation is simple when you put down the...
The Seattle Seahawks are no longer still barely mathematically alive in the NFC wildcard race. A loss to the 49ers last week coupled with a Detroit Lions win did them in. Time for the Week 17 NFC West previews. The Seattle Seahawks travel to Arizona to play the Cardinals. The 49ers play the St. Louis Rams in the final action of the NFL regular season.
Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks Thursday night matchup. The Canucks are -144 road favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. They beat the Sharks in overtime last night. Andrew Ebbett has three goals in his last two games, including a deflection of Kevin Bieksa’s shot from the point in overtime Wednesday. Saku Koivu has missed seven...
Free NFL Betting Odds & Picks for the Seattle Seahawks vs. Arizona Cardinals week 17 matchup. The Seahawks are a 2.5 point underdog. The over/under is 41. The Hawks are 1-4 SU and ATS in their last five trips to Arizona. The Cardinals are 4-1 SU in their last five games overall and at home. Can Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor stop Larry Fitzgerald? That's the key.
NWSB Senior editor Q tells us the Pro Bowl rosters got announced on Tuesday (Dec. 27) and it is a tad bit shocking that Earl Thomas was the only representative from the Seahawks this year on the 2012 NFC Pro Bowl roster. In just his second year the dynamic free safety is having another quietly great year. He was drafted by the Seahawks in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft.
Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Thursday Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks matchup preview. 7:30 p.m. PT, SNet Pacific (Vancouver). Cory Schneider will get the start tonight and is 1-1-0 lifetime versus Anaheim. Andrew Ebbett is riding high after an OT winner last night vs. the Sharks. Daniel Sedin and Ryan Kesler also scored.
Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us a bit more about the coaching style of Martin Rennie. Hopefully, the west coast is about to see the inauguration of Alex Ferguson version 2.0. There are five considerations he will need to act on to ensure that he continues this remarkable chain of accomplishment to date.
Steve Lee weighs in with what we can expect out of BC basketball legend Steve Nash now that the 2011/12 NBA season has tipped off. National teams, community basketball leagues, charity foundations and games, film director and all around good guy are part what makes up the basketball star that is Steve Nash.
Chris Higgin's next five injuries as predicted by one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers Richard Hodges. Chris Higgins wasn't flying to San Jose with the team because of a mysterious hand infection. What does this all mean? Luckily, Richard specialises in speculative medicine and can predict Chris Higgins' next five injuries.
Should be a fun one.
We're gonna see the Sharks a lot more starting next year when the conferences re-align so get ready to get your hate on.
Ryane Clowe and Douglas Murray already hate the Canucks.
No Higgins for Vancouver, so Mark Mancari is back on the team.
Hodgson will centre Ebbett and Weise while Lapierre will centre Malhotra and Mancari.
Go Canucks Go.