Vancouver Canucks: An overlooked aspect of Jim Benning’s tenure

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-08-18

General Manager Jim Benning has used free agent signings from the collegiate and major junior levels to address depth issues within the organization. Much has been discussed when it comes to the job Jim Benning has done in his time as general manager of the Vancouver Canucks. Many question his July 1 free agency signings, […] Vancouver Canucks: An overlooked aspect o

Vancouver Canucks roundtable: Thoughts on the Jim Benning extension

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-08-18

The Vancouver Canucks gave general manager Jim Benning an extension Friday afternoon. Here are our thoughts on it. The Vancouver Canucks caught everyone off guard by signing general manager Jim Benning to a reported contract extension Friday afternoon. Here are The Canuck Way staff’s thoughts on it. Fire up the roundtable. David Quadrelli I already […] Vancouver Canucks

Canucks extending Benning shows ownership’s belief in long-term plan

Source: Sportsnet.ca
Date: 2019-08-17

It is not hard to find critics of the Vancouver Canucks’ owners. You can start with any of the general managers and presidents who have worked for Francesco Aquilini’s family, although getting former senior employees to talk on the record may be difficult, complicated by ongoing career aspirations in the National Hockey League.

Vancouver Canucks: The Hockey News says their window is just opening

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-08-17

With an exciting young core to build around, The Hockey News believes the Vancouver Canucks’ championship window is just beginning to open. The Vancouver Canucks have missed the playoffs in four consecutive seasons now — and in five of the last six overall — but the future on the west coast has never looked brighter. […] Vancouver Canucks: The Hockey News says t

Can Elias Pettersson become the greatest Canuck of all time?

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-08-17

In mid-February, the Vancouver Canucks will retire the numbers of Henrik and Daniel Sedin. But it makes you wonder, who will be the next Canuck to bring home the team’s first Stanley Cup? Can it be Elias Pettersson? Without a shadow of a doubt, Elias Pettersson had the best rookie campaign in the entire history of […] Can Elias Pettersson become the greatest Canuck of all time?

Canucks’ Top 5 Agitators of All Time

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2019-08-17

The Vancouver Canucks have had many greats over the years, from exciting players to agitators that have become fan favorites. Today I will be honoring the latter, the ones that are sometimes underappreciated but valuable nonetheless. With that said, let’s start the countdown of the top five agitators that have donned Canucks’ colors. 5. Maxim Lapierre Maxim Lapierre was a very effective forward for the Canucks in the three seasons he was with the team. He was not on

Canucks GM Jim Benning gets job security with contract extension: Report

Source: The Province
Date: 2019-08-17

The Jim Benning era continues. The Vancouver Canucks have extended their General Manager, according to a report from Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman. Read More

Canucks News & Rumors: Boeser, Luongo, Green & More

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2019-08-17

Restricted free agent (RFA) Brock Boeser has not yet signed, however, that doesn’t mean that Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning hasn’t been busy during the offseason. In fact, he’s added lots of pieces to the team and the roster seems quite different. Certainly, there’s some thought about who might be leaving the team to clear salary-cap space for Boeser’s signing. And those moves might occur soon. Related:

Vancouver Canucks 2018-19 Season Review: Troy Stecher

Source: Nucks Misconduct
Date: 2019-08-16

Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports The Richmond kid did ok last year...being from Richmond. Who’s this guy? Troy Stecher Position

Vancouver Canucks sign Jim Benning to contract extension

Source: The Canuck Way
Date: 2019-08-16

The Vancouver Canucks have signed general manager Jim Benning to an extension. Benning was entering the final year on his contract. One of the most divisive figures amongst Vancouver Canucks fan is the team’s general manager Jim Benning. After five years on the job, the Canucks have failed to make the playoffs every year except […] Vancouver Canucks sign Jim Benning to contra

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