Monday, April 21st, 2014

The Canucks surrendered the Northwest Division league Sunday evening to the Minnesota Wild. The good news? There is still time to turn things around. The bad news: the Canucks are a below average team. Disagree? A closer look at the numbers will change your mind: Goals for: 17th (2.7) Goals against: 20th (2.52) Shots for: […]

Jannik Hansen – Jordan Schroeder – Mason Raymond, what a line, what speed, what pluck! HanShrayRay (for lack of a better, more officious nickname, that’s not as sexy as West Coast Express but…) added hustle, speed, and the game winning goal. “They played with skill, speed and grit,” said Coach Alain Vigneault during the post-game […]

Great that the Canucks are winning; but disturbing is the execution. While the points are beginning to add-up, and the Canucks are getting the necessary wins to lead the Northwest division (again), the manner of execution leaves one wondering if the offense and defense are not overly relying on our hot goalie tandem. For starters, […]

Schroeder impresses, Ebbett stays, Edler cashes in. Jordan Schroeder did impress at Canucks training camp, but Andrew Ebbett bested him. That and the threat that the Canucks would be forced to waive, and perhaps lose Ebbett, were they to return him to the Chicago Wolves, secured Ebbett the starting number two center job for the […]

CanucksCorner.com is pleased to welcome Toby Ward to our team. Toby is a  former reporter and producer who covered the Canucks and has since turned consultant, blogger, and season ticket holder. A lifelong Canucks fan who bleeds blue and green, Toby first saw the Canucks when they hosted Bobby Orr and the Bruins in 1974. […]