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: […]
Eighteen games into the 2013 season, the Vancouver Canucks have shown me two things so far that are of great relief and yet deep concern as a fan of this hockey club. When on their game, they are every bit as lethal and deserving of being regarded as one of the league’s best teams, and […]
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, […]
The Vancouver Canucks did many things right in their past two games, at home against the Calgary Flames, and in their first road test of the season last Friday against the Anaheim Ducks. Winning key faceoffs, better puck support, and most important, clutch goaltending from new #1 Cory Schneider, all combined to make a 0-1-1 […]
The NHL Lockout is over and the Vancouver Canucks are gearing up for a sprint to the playoffs. Of course, Twitter is a buzz with opinions about the lockout, the Canucks, and what the league can do to make it up to the fans. Here are a few tweets that caught our eye.