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How a deportation taught Elias Pettersson to take nothing for granted
7:33pm - Tue 07 Jan

How a deportation taught Elias Pettersson to take nothing for granted

The story of what Vancouver Canucks star Elias Pettersson learned from the loss of his closest childhood friends — and the fight to get them back.
Canucks prospects tracker, WJC edition: Podkolzin gets his points on Day 6
1:06am - Wed 01 Jan

Canucks prospects tracker, WJC edition: Podkolzin gets his points on Day 6

It’s the Day 6 edition of the World Juniors tracker, where we tally up the efforts of the Vancouver Canucks’ prospects playing in the tournament:Vasili PodkolzinThe points were bound to come.Podkol…
Thatcher Demko has a concussion
9:34pm - 12 Dec 2019

Thatcher Demko has a concussion

The Canucks’ rookie netminder is out after being hit in the head in practice on Wednesday.
G.M. Benning looking to arm the Canucks with a six-shooter
6:25am - 12 Dec 2019

G.M. Benning looking to arm the Canucks with a six-shooter

Through 31 games, Vancouver Canuck general manager Jim Benning likes what he has seen. But he’ll like his team even more if he can acquire another top-six winger before the NHL’s trade deadline in February.
How Canucks' J.T. Miller is leading by example on and off ice
6:55am - 27 Nov 2019

How Canucks' J.T. Miller is leading by example on and off ice

As in so many Vancouver Canuck games this season, J.T. Miller seemed to be involved in everything during his team’s 2-1 loss in Philadelphia.
Canucks' are hoping Hughes' injury not as serious as it could have been
4:47am - 02 Nov 2019

Canucks' are hoping Hughes' injury not as serious as it could have been

Vancouver Canucks defenceman Quinn Hughes left Friday's game against the Anaheim Ducks and won't return after suffering a lower-body injury in the first period.
5:15pm - 31 Oct 2019
Pettersson takes a slash entering the zone, gets even with a big hit on Martinez
Canucks' Travis Green on new additions, Boeser's contract, Eriksson's issues
6:48am - 06 Aug 2019

Canucks' Travis Green on new additions, Boeser's contract, Eriksson's issues

New impact players set to debut, a young star still to be signed, and a frustrated veteran who may no longer be a fit. Head coach Travis Green discussed it all with Iain MacIntyre ahead of what figures to be a significant 2019-20 campaign for his young Canucks.
So yer sayin' theres a chance.....
12:35am - 17 Jul 2019

So yer sayin' theres a chance.....

This current Vancouver Canucks roster appears capable of getting into the playoffs next season. But the team still has to prove it can win and before that, GM Jim Benning still has to make his payroll work within the salary cap.
Canucks sign forward Josh Leivo to one-year, $1.5-million deal
5:20am - 10 Jul 2019

Canucks sign forward Josh Leivo to one-year, $1.5-million deal

The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed forward Josh Leivo to a one-year, $1.5-million deal, the team announced Friday.
Thank you letter from Luongo in todays Vancouver Province
4:09pm - 27 Jun 2019
Thank you letter from Luongo in todays Vancouver Province
11:54am - 27 Jun 2019

Vancouver Canucks on Instagram: “Nils Hoglander top shelf from in tight. 👀🚨🔥”

9,734 Likes, 169 Comments - Vancouver Canucks (@canucks) on Instagram: “Nils Hoglander top shelf from in tight. 👀🚨🔥”
Canucks' 2nd round pick talks on draft day
10:50pm - 22 Jun 2019

Canucks' 2nd round pick talks on draft day

NHL prospect Nils Hoglander comments on being drafted to the Vancouver Canucks in the second round of the NHL Draft.
Vancouver picks up a top six forward from Tampa on draft day
10:42pm - 22 Jun 2019

Vancouver picks up a top six forward from Tampa on draft day

The Vancouver Canucks have acquired forward J.T. Miller from the Tampa Bay Lightning for Marek Mazanec, a 2019 third-round draft pick and a 2020 conditional pick.
A well deserved honor. The Sedins are rafter bound when the Canucks' celebrate "Sedin Week" in February
7:37am - 22 Jun 2019

A well deserved honor. The Sedins are rafter bound when the Canucks' celebrate "Sedin Week" in February

The Vancouver Canucks will retire Henrik and Daniel Sedin's jerseys in February 2020 as part of a weeklong celebration to honour their careers.
6:09pm - 19 Jun 2019
Highlights from Elias Pettersson's Rookie NHL Season with the Vancouver Canucks
Leaked Canucks Jersey!
10:33pm - 13 Jun 2019
Leaked Canucks Jersey!
11 years ago today the Canucks lost one of its brightest prospects RIP Luc Bourdon
5:17pm - 29 May 2019
11 years ago today the Canucks lost one of its brightest prospects RIP Luc Bourdon
Why an offer sheet for Flames' Sam Bennett could make sense for Canucks

Why an offer sheet for Flames' Sam Bennett could make sense for Canucks

Is Sam Bennett coveted enough outside Calgary for a team to try sticking it to the cap-strapped Flames with an offer sheet? While it may sound like an odd name to attach to a practice even rarer than payphone use, it may not be the craziest of possibilities.
Brock Boeser getting in early training in Minnesota
5:33pm - 23 May 2019
Brock Boeser getting in early training in Minnesota
Canucks offer big discounts on jerseys ahead of rumoured design change
2:46pm - 18 May 2019

Canucks offer big discounts on jerseys ahead of rumoured design change

They say where there's smoke, there's fire. So when the Vancouver Canucks announce a massive sale on current player jerseys - I smell something.
How free agency can help improve the Canucks' offence in 2019-20 - Sportsnet.ca

How free agency can help improve the Canucks' offence in 2019-20 - Sportsnet.ca

As you would expect from an 81-point team that just missed the playoffs for a fourth straight season, there are significant gaps in the Canucks’ lineup. But up front, those gaps are smaller than they were a year ago. Here's what the team needs in 2019-20.
How the Canucks can clear clutter, improve depth as they take next step - Sportsnet.ca

How the Canucks can clear clutter, improve depth as they take next step - Sportsnet.ca

It’s counter-intuitive that a team that needs to add key pieces and plans to be aggressive in free agency has too many players. For the Canucks to move ahead, here are the candidates to move out.
3:36pm - 27 Apr 2019

Rick Dhaliwal on Twitter

“Hearing Troy Stecher will represent Canada at the upcoming Wotld Hockey Championships.
The hard working Richmond native got the call last night from team Canada management.”
Former Canucks forward Jannik Hansen retires from pro hockey: report
2:06pm - 27 Apr 2019

Former Canucks forward Jannik Hansen retires from pro hockey: report

After 820 professional games, 565 of them with the Vancouver Canucks, Jannik Hansen's hockey career is reportedly over. He played last season in Russia.
11:27pm - 24 Apr 2019

#Canucks have re-signed Thatcher Demko to a two-year contract extension

“TWO MORE YEARS! #Canucks have re-signed Thatcher Demko to a two-year contract extension. Details ⬇ https://t.co/QvCSXK5L0e”
2:08pm - 16 Mar 2019
Pettersson shootout dazzler
Yep, It Does Kinda' Feels Like Rheumatism Right Now.......

Yep, It Does Kinda' Feels Like Rheumatism Right Now.......

To understand the Vancouver Canucks’ lack of offensive depth, you do not need to dissect the bottom of the lineup, but merely look at the top of it.
‘An Almost Tanner-ific Debut....Almost...’
3:44pm - 28 Feb 2019

‘An Almost Tanner-ific Debut....Almost...’

Carl Soderberg scored in the sixth round of the shootout, Semyon Varlamov came up with big saves all night long and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Wednesday.
@ErikGudbranson on time in Vancouver
9:33pm - 25 Feb 2019

@ErikGudbranson on time in Vancouver

@ErikGudbranson on time in Vancouver: "Honestly, I'm not too proud of it. I don't think I played very well. I worked hard every single day, came to the rink and tried to get it together. I want to thank the #Canucks for the time the spent, taking care of my injuries, and treating me with nothing but respect, and I really enjoyed my time here. I just wish I could have been better."
2019 NHL Trade Deadline : Vancouver Canucks

2019 NHL Trade Deadline : Vancouver Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks are surprising everyone by making a push for the playoffs, but with next year as a real target to get in, don't expect them to be big players at the deadline. At the same time, they have the potential to do something. Iain MacIntyre explores their options.
Come out and support a great cause!
10:23pm - 22 Feb 2019
Come out and support a great cause!
Canucks Add To Goaltending Depth

Canucks Add To Goaltending Depth

The Vancouver Canucks have signed goaltender Michael Leighton to a one-year, two-way contract.
Saving Private Ryan.......Maybe.

Saving Private Ryan.......Maybe.

The Canucks are going to give Ryan Spooner the chance to save his NHL career. It’s up to him whether he seizes it.
Pettersson Looking Like A Young Adam Oates On This Pass

Pettersson Looking Like A Young Adam Oates On This Pass

Watch as Elias Pettersson shows off his patience and vision making a great pass to Bo Horvat for a Vancouver Canucks goal.
3:02am - 12 Feb 2019

Daniel Sedin on Elias Pettersson

“Daniel Sedin on Elias Pettersson: From what I've seen, nothing is impossible for that guy, that's for sure. I said before the season, if he could come in and be as good as he was in Sweden, I didn't think playoffs was out of the question, and that's where they are now #canucks
Sven Baertschi diagnosed with post-concussion syndrome
9:52pm - 09 Feb 2019

Sven Baertschi diagnosed with post-concussion syndrome

“Baertschi is out with post-concussion syndrome, said Coach Green. "This is not a new concussion. He just wasn't feeling right after the Colorado game. He'll probably be out a little bit."”
NHL Veteran And  Former Canucks' Captain André Boudrias, Passes Away At 75

NHL Veteran And Former Canucks' Captain André Boudrias, Passes Away At 75

Boudrias spent six seasons with the Canucks after playing for the Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota North Stars, Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues.
All You Can Say Is It Could Have Been A Lot Worse

All You Can Say Is It Could Have Been A Lot Worse

Vancouver Canucks defenceman Alexander Edler will miss at least a week after being diagnosed with a concussion.
If You've Got A Good Room, You've Got A Good Shot

If You've Got A Good Room, You've Got A Good Shot

The Vancouver Canucks are hoping a close-knit group can rally together down the stretch and cap off a miraculous playoff berth.
Trade Bait

Trade Bait

What should the Vancouver Canucks do with Alexander Edler this season? Iain MacIntyre breaks down what the best options are for the Canucks to do with the upcoming unrestricted free-agent.