Vancouver Canucks: 5 Players That Need to Improve in the 2011-12 NHL Season

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Vancouver Canucks: 5 Players That Need to Improve in the 2011-12 NHL Season
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Still reeling from a Game 7 loss to the Boston Bruins in the 2011 Stanley Cup Finals, the Vancouver Canucks are just 57 days away from the start of the season. With that in mind, there are certain players that need to step up their game in the 2011-12 NHL season in order to keep their Stanley Cup contender status.

The Canucks lost star defenseman Christian Ehrhoff as well as grinders Raffi Torres and Tanner Glass in the offseason, leaving notable gaps in the lineup. The Canucks were praised as having a very deep roster last season and that should help to fill these holes, but nonetheless, the Canucks came up short of a championship in 2011 and need improvement.

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