Canucks at 50: Players wowed by glitzy GM Place, fans wowed by prices

Source: The Province
Date: 2020-01-24

In 1995 the Vancouver Canucks moved into a state-of-the-art fancy new downtown arena. It gave them the ability to generate more revenue, and gave fans a more central place to enjoy their NHL games. And it ushered in the era of Vancouver's NBA team as well. The arena opened in September, with a gala and a Bryan Adams concert, before the Canucks christened their new palace in October and the Grizzlies in November of 1995. Here, The Vancouver Sun's Katherine Monk, wrote about the building's op

Quinn Hughes is winning over peers at his first all-star weekend

Source: Sportsnet.ca
Date: 2020-01-24

ST. LOUIS – Quinn Hughes arrived in St. Louis Thursday as the youngest player at the NHL’s all-star weekend, was named runner-up in the PHWA’s mid-season Calder Trophy vote, and is a significant reason the resurgent Vancouver Canucks sit atop the Pacific Division at the 50-game mark. Yet younger

Division-leading Canucks now the odds-on favourite to win the Pacific

Source: The Province
Date: 2020-01-23

Just three months after being labelled a longshot to make the playoffs, let alone finish atop their division, the Vancouver Canucks are suddenly the odds-on favourite to win the Pacific. Read More

The Russians Are Coming!

Source: Nucks Misconduct
Date: 2020-01-23

Canucks’ Russian stud prospect Vasily Podkolzin. | Photo by Katie Friedman/NHLI via Getty Images KHL updates on Canucks’ prospects Podkolzin, Tryamkin and Manukyan. The Vancouver Canucks currently have three

Silky N’ Filthy podcast: Beggsy’s Back & Everyone Loves Loui

Source: Nucks Misconduct
Date: 2020-01-23

Jan 11, 2020; Buffalo, New York, USA; Vancouver Canucks left wing Loui Eriksson (21) celebrates his goal during the third period against the Buffalo Sabres at KeyBank Center. | Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports Is Eriksson good, or is Beggsy living in an

Canucks: Who’s been the biggest surprise so far in 2019-20?

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2020-01-23

A handful of Vancouver Canucks have surpassed expectations so far, but which player has surprised the most? The Vancouver Canucks entered the All-Star break atop the Pacific Division, and they’re in prime position to end a five-year playoff drought come April. Nobody is surprised about the performances of Elias Pettersson (21 goals, 51 points), Brock […] Canucks:

Six revelations about the Vancouver Canucks so far in 2020

Source: Nucks Misconduct
Date: 2020-01-23

Vancouver Canucks forward Bo Horvat (53) celebrates after scoring a goal against the Chicago Blackhawks during the third period at Rogers Arena. | Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports They say you learn something new everyday, but this author has learned on

Sitting atop crowded Pacific Division, Canucks aim a cautious eye at playoffs

Source: CBC
Date: 2020-01-23

There's still a lot of hockey left to play, but unlike the previous four seasons the Vancouver Canucks are giving themselves a good shot to end

3 trade deadline moves the Canucks should explore

Source: Sportsnet.ca
Date: 2020-01-23

VANCOUVER – The Vancouver Canucks have no salary cap space, few assets they’re willing to trade and a lineup general manager Jim Benning trusts and wants to reward. So, does that mean the Canucks are going to sit out next month’s National Hockey League trade deadline? Not necessarily. But don’t

NHL hockey writers rate Quinn Hughes as second-best rookie at mid-season

Source: The Province
Date: 2020-01-23

The Professional Hockey Writers' Association has collected the votes and halfway through his rookie year, the consensus from 117 voters is that Quinn Hughes, the Vancouver Canucks' super rookie, is the league's second-best freshman.

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