1. Benning a First Step to Solve Canucks' Problems

    Hockey paved a wide-open highway for a 17-year-old defenceman from Edmonton 's north end back in 1981, when he racked up 111 assists and 139 points for the Portland Winterhawks...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 305 reads 0 comments

  2. Canucks Sign Anton Cederholm

    Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks President, Hockey Operations Trevor Linden announced today that the Canucks have signed defenceman Anton Cederholm...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 106 reads 0 comments

  3. Canucks Conflicted over Vigneault's Playoff Run

    MINSK, Belarus — Alain Vigneault is back in the conference final with the New York Rangers , and at least one of his former Vancouver players couldn't be happier...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 149 reads 0 comments

  4. Kuzma: Linden Busy with Plan B in Case Plan Benning Falls Through

    When Roberto Luongo changed representation last July, his movement to the powerhouse player agent tandem of J.P. Barry and Pat Brisson at CAA Sports was expected to help broker a move for the goaltender...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 116 reads 0 comments

  5. Burrows Injured by Knee-on-Knee Hit at Worlds

    Alex Burrows suffered an apparent right knee injury in the first period of Team Canada's game against Italy at the world hockey championship and will not return...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 677 reads 0 comments

  6. Report: Tortorella Wanted Burrows Bought Out, Never Spoke to AHL Coach

    Now that John Tortorella is out with the Vancouver Canucks , details about how he ran the show in his one season with the team are finding their way out...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 months ago 986 reads 0 comments

  7. Kuzma: Stud goalie Gibson a Canuck could-have-been

    There always seems to be a crease conundrum in Vancouver . Two veterans too good to share one crease. One raw rookie assuming the starter's role this season and a new teammate too green to meet technical expectations of goaltending coach Rollie Melanson.

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 months ago 241 reads 0 comments

  8. Canuck Prospect Bo Horvat Preps for Memorial Cup

    After consecutive Ontario Hockey League championships but no Memorial Cups, Bo Horvat and his mates on the London Knights will be seeking a reversal of fortune later this month...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 months ago 124 reads 0 comments

  9. Kuzma: The Canucks could use Burke's scouting savvy

    Who is Tim Burke? “One of the best evaluators of talent,” an NHL source says of the San Jose Sharks ' director of scouting. “Always seems to find hidden gems in the draft...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 months ago 303 reads 0 comments

  10. Canucks' Bieksa Named as Team Canada's Captain for World Championship

    Kevin Bieksa has been named Team Canada's captain for the world championships. Bieksa, an alternate captain for the Vancouver Canucks , is the fourth-oldest player on the team at age 32 and is representing Canada internationally for the first time...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 104 reads 0 comments

  11. Canucks Assistant GM Laurence Gilman's Future Uncertain

    VANCOUVER — As Laurence Gilman posed stoically for Vancouver Sun photographer Arlen Redekop in front of Rogers Arena on Tuesday, a stranger on the sidewalk offered: “You've got to work it more than that...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 months ago 320 reads 0 comments

  12. Dave Lozo's Bag Skate: John Tortorella Got a Raw Deal in Vancouver

    John Tortorella ’s firing in Vancouver was inevitable, just like it is for 99 out of 100 NHL head coaches (you’re excused, Mike Babcock)...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 4 months ago 6,387 reads 34 comments

  13. 5 Potential Replacements for John Tortorella in Vancouver

    Trevor Linden's ousting of one-and-done head coach John Tortorella on Thursday left a gaping hole in a Canucks franchise that looks to be entering a transitional period...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 months ago 745 reads 0 comments

  14. Oddsmaker: Trotz, McLellan Favored as Next Canucks Coach

    Per online oddsmaker Bovada, ex- Nashville head coach Barry Trotz and current San Jose bench boss are the favorites to land Vancouver 's coaching gig, which became available yesterday after the firing of John Tortorella...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 610 reads 0 comments

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  16. Debate: Who Should Be the Canucks' Next Coach?

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  17. Canucks to Fire John Tortorella, Ask Permission to Speak to Mike Futa

    One day after watching their former coach win his first-round series with the New York Rangers , the Vancouver Canucks appear poised to fire the former Ranger coach who replaced him...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 4 months ago 1,907 reads 0 comments

  18. John Tortorella Fired as Canucks Coach: Latest Details and Reaction

    John Tortorella has been fired by the Vancouver Canucks . Farhan Lalji of TSN reported late Wednesday night that the ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 31,613 reads 52 comments

  19. Linden Wants New Canucks GM by End of May

    Stressing how important it is to “think carefully before you do things,” Trevor Linden said today on Sportsnet 590 The FAN radio that he plans to start the interview process ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 months ago 548 reads 0 comments

  20. Linden Meets with Neely to Talk About…stuff

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 months ago 674 reads 0 comments

  21. Jim Benning Is the Perfect Fit for Vancouver Canucks GM, Says Mark Recchi

    Mark Recchi knows this much about the Vancouver Canucks : He hated playing against the confident and cocky club in the 2011 Stanley Cup final to such a degree that he even called them arrogant a year after the highly-strung seven-game series...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 months ago 635 reads 0 comments

  22. Canucks Fan Jumps Ship, Bows Down to Bruins

    Nearly a month after a Bruins -crazed Vancouverite posted a Kijiji ad teasing Vancouver Canucks fans to jump ship for the Boston team, one bandwagoner has taken up the offer.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 106 reads 0 comments

  23. Garrison Will Have a Second Chance to End the Second-Guessing

    After a sorry season in which the NHL ice surface looked like a minefield to Vancouver Canucks trying to navigate a zone-defence system, Jason Garrison will have even more territory to cover next month...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 77 reads 0 comments

  24. Canucks' Ryan Kesler Declares 'Hopefully I Can Stay'

    After a sensational week, things were eerily quiet Tuesday around the Vancouver Canucks as new president of hockey operations Trevor Linden continued exit interviews with players...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 162 reads 0 comments

  25. Canucks Retain No. 6 Choice in Draft Lottery

    Vancouver Canucks fans should get set to debate the merits of guys like Brendan Perlini, Nick Ritchie and Jake Virtanen...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 months ago 324 reads 0 comments