Vancouver Canucks: Why Travis Green deserves Jack Adams Award

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-01-22

2018-19 was supposed to be another rebuilding year for the Vancouver Canucks. And yet, they’re hanging around in the playoff race. That’s why head coach Travis Green deserves to win the Jack Adams Award. Even the most loyal of Vancouver Canucks fans couldn’t have expected this team to be right in the thick of the […] Vancouver Canucks: Why Travis Green des

Canucks Need to Stop Winning

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2019-01-22

As we approach the All-Star break, the Western Conference playoff race is a mess. By “mess,” I mean extremely tight and unpredictable, so perhaps “chaotic” is a better word. As of Jan. 21, just five points separate the first Wild Card team — right now the Dallas Stars — from the 13th-place St. Louis Blues. In that cluster of teams are the Vancouver Canucks with 52 points, which is just good enough to be

Ben Kuzma: Roussel an emotional barometer to measure playoff-push pressure

Source: The Province
Date: 2019-01-21

Some dogs bark. Some dogs bite. The pit bull that is Antoine Roussel does both and for all the good or grating that provides on any given night, he usually makes a lasting impression. In an improbable run to a possible Western Conference wild-card playoff spot, the Vancouver Canucks’ winger has sunk his teeth into being more than a Derek Dorsett clone. He’s the emotional barometer. He measures the pressure of a game, drags teammates into the fight and doing the right in his

Vancouver Canucks prospects of week 20: Woo, DiPietro, MacEwen

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-01-21

We have OHL record-breaking, happenings on the farm and what the future may hold. Here are your top three Vancouver Canucks prospects of the week. Alright, we have quite a bit to cover today, so let’s get to it. The Vancouver Canucks have their prospects spread around the world and there’s an interesting story from […] Vancouver Canucks prospects of week 20:

Elias Pettersson dazzles in return to the Vancouver Canucks lineup

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-01-21

After missing 5 games with an injury, Elias Pettersson seems to have picked up right where he left off, helping the Canucks defeat the Detroit Red Wings 3-2. The Vancouver Canucks went 2-1-2 in the absence of Elias Pettersson. And as Sportsnet’s John Shannon points out, the Canucks are 5-4-2 in games without number 40 in […] Elias Pettersson dazzles in retu

Canucks prospects tracker: If in doubt, Madden will paddle you out

Source: The Province
Date: 2019-01-21

It’s the latest edition of the weekly tracker, where we tally up the efforts of the Vancouver Canucks’ highest-profile prospects: Tyler Madden The goal. The celebration. The implications. Madden’s #8-ranked Northeastern squad was always going to be in tough against top-ranked UMass in a home-and-away set this past weekend. They got destroyed 6-1 on Friday night in Massachusetts, with the only silver lining being Madden’s power play tally in ga

Canucks Cover Red Wings in Pettersson’s Return

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2019-01-21

VANCOUVER — Elias Pettersson returned from a knee injury to lead his Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday. The star rookie tallied a goal and an assist in the victory, bringing his point total for the season to 44. He missed five games this month after suffering a slight MCL sprain against the Montreal Canadiens on Jan. 3. Antoine Roussel and Bo Horvat also found the back of the net for Vancouver (23-21-6), while Brock Boeser regist

Ed Willes: Finally healthy, Canucks show spunk, and possibilities, against Red Wings

Source: The Province
Date: 2019-01-21

Elias Pettersson returned to the lineup Sunday and that was a notable development for the Vancouver Canucks on about 83 different levels. There was the obvious. Ten minutes into the first period, and with the Canucks looking deader than Luca Brasi, Pettersson scored on a deflection that gave the home side an ill-deserved lead. There’s the subtle. Early in the third period, with the Canucks trailing 2-1 and coming off a failed power play, coach

Elias Pettersson scores in return as Canucks beat Red Wings

Source: Sportsnet.ca
Date: 2019-01-21

VANCOUVER — Elias Pettersson returned from a knee injury to lead his Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 win over the

Pettersson returns to help Canucks clip Red Wings

Source: CBC
Date: 2019-01-21

Elias Pettersson returned from a knee injury to lead his Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

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