Category: Vancouver Canucks

Canucks face Roberto Luongo less than two-weeks after Tortorella’s Heritage Classic snub

One year ago, it was Vancouver Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo who was supposed to be with another organization, probably the Florida Panthers. Pressing up-and-comer Cory Schneider was stealing the crease job and he had all but dethroned Lou – the…

Ryan Kesler: Who needs him? Who wants him? Who’s getting him?

Many names have been bandied about on the trade front over the last week as the NHL trade deadline rapidly approaches. Arguably the biggest product on the market – Buffalo Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller – was moved last night to…

Vancouver Canucks: Henrik Sedin will not be representing Sweden in Sochi

Henrik Sedin, Vancouver Canucks.

On the same day that one Art Ross winner was added to an Olympic roster, another was removed. Henrik Sedin of the Vancouver Canucks has been deemed unavailable to represent his native Sweden at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi,…

Vancouver Canucks pass first test without Torts

Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella lost his cool after a fight filled first period against the Calgary Flames last weekend on Hockey Night In Canada. The game began with a line brawl, spawning a regrettable decision by Torts to…

Flames and Canucks brawl as coaches take heat

It didn’t take long for last night’s Hockey Night In Canada finale between the Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks to transform into an old school hockey brawl. Flames head coach Bob Hartley chose his toughest, most pugilistic players as his…

Former Montreal Canadiens enforcer Gino Odjick admitted to psychiatric ward in Quebec

Former NHL enforcer with the Montreal Canadiens and Vancouver Canucks, Gino Odjick, was recently admitted to the psychiatric ward at Pierre-Janet hospital in Gatineau, Quebec, according to the Journal de Montreal, via Puck Daddy. Odjick’s father passed away last week.…

Vancouver Canucks: Alex Burrows out with broken-jaw

Alex Burrows, Vancouver Canucks

The agent of Vancouver Canucks forward Alex Burrows announced today that the winger underwent surgery to repair a broken jaw last night in Dallas. The injury occurred Sunday in the team’s 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes when teammate Chris…

Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators reveal Heritage Classic 2014 jerseys

Heritage Classic 2014 logo

On March 2, 2013, the Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators will take to outdoor ice at B.C. Place in British Columbia in the NHL’s third Heritage Classic. Today, the two Canadian franchises revealed the jerseys they will sport when they…