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Bo knows faceoffs, and directions to Toronto

Bo knows faceoffs, and directions to Toronto

thehockeynews.com Updated Nov 26 (yesterday)
Interesting story about Bo Horvat. He’s from Rodney, Ont., which is about 50 miles southwest of London, but he spent some of his most formative hockey years in Toronto. Well, not really Toronto. When he was an atom in 2005-06, Horvat and another player …
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  • Jim Benning's golden touch hits refresh on Canucks

    Jim Benning's golden touch hits refresh on Canucks

    yahoo.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    So here is an easy way to be a good lock for General Manager of the Year – an award that doesn’t include the playoffs, but that’s another story altogether. Hire the right coach, make all the right moves – and presto! A team that was supposed to be ‘meh’…
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  • Pat Quinn honored by Vancouver Canucks in touching pre-game cer…

    Pat Quinn honored by Vancouver Canucks in touching pre-game ceremony

    Before Tuesday’s game in Vancouver, the Canucks paid tribute to late coach, president and GM Pat Quinn. Quinn, who spent two seasons in Vancouver as a player and another decade as president, coach, and GM, died on Sunday night at age 71. Already an indu…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Seguin nets two; Miller blanks Devils

    NHL Three Stars: Seguin nets two; Miller blanks Devils

    yahoo.com Nov 26 (2 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Tyler Seguin, Dallas Stars Another multi-goal game for Seguin, as the Stars star is up to 17 goals on the season with a 2-goal second period in their 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers. No. 2 Star: Ryan Miller, Vancouver Canucks Miller made 20…
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  • Tom Sestito has some thoughts on Ferguson

    Tom Sestito has some thoughts on Ferguson

    yahoo.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    Tom Sestito is forward for the Vancouver Canucks. On Monday night, like so many of us, he had opinions about the decision by a grand jury not to charge Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, as well as the civil un…
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  • Canucks acquire defenceman Pedan from Islanders for Mallet, pic…

    Canucks acquire defenceman Pedan from Islanders for Mallet, pick

    NHL.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Canucks have acquired defenceman Andrey Pedan from the New York Islanders in exchange for centre Alexandre Mallet and a third round pick in 2016. Pedan, a six-foot-four, 210-pound Moscow native, has played six games ...
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  • Maple Leafs, Rangers, Canadiens all billion dollar organization…

    Maple Leafs, Rangers, Canadiens all billion dollar organizations according to Forbes

    thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    My, what a difference one year and a massive TV contract can make. In 2013, when American business magazine Forbes released their NHL franchise valuations, only one team was said to be a billion dollar organization: the Toronto Maple Leafs ($1.15 billio…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Post-Thanksgiving shakeups could come for strugg…

    Rumor Roundup: Post-Thanksgiving shakeups could come for struggling franchises

    thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    As the American Thanksgiving weekend approaches, the NHL trade market has slowly returned to life. The past two weeks saw the Dallas Stars and Montreal Canadiens swing a couple of deals, including one in which the Stars shipped defensemen Sergei Gonchar…
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  • Radim Vrbata proving he’s more than a mirage

    Radim Vrbata proving he’s more than a mirage

    thehockeynews.com Nov 24 (4 days ago)
    To really understand what makes Radim Vrbata’s success this season so impeccable is to go all the way back to 2008, when a 27-year-old Vrbata was one of the lesser known yet still cherished free agents. Coming off a career high 27 goals and 29 assists, …
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  • Vancouver forward Jannik Hansen named NHL's first star of the w…

    Vancouver forward Jannik Hansen named NHL's first star of the week

    NHL.com Nov 24 (4 days ago)
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen's goal-scoring outburst has earned him NHL first star of the week honours. Jansen scored five goals in three games last week, including his first career hat trick Sunday night against C...
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  • Pat Quinn and me: Remembering a legend

    Pat Quinn and me: Remembering a legend

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com Nov 24 (4 days ago)
    When I think of Pat Quinn, I harken back to the dark days of February, 1999. Quinn was just months into his tenure as coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs and I was equally green as the Maple Leafs beat reporter with The Toronto Star covering him. I had fou…
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  • Blackhawks still looking for consistency as rival Canucks defea…

    Blackhawks still looking for consistency as rival Canucks defeat Chicago 4-1

    NHL.com Nov 24 (4 days ago)
    VANCOUVER - The Chicago Blackhawks are still looking for consistency a quarter of the way into their season. The Blackhawks left Vancouver with a 4-1 loss on Sunday night as players and coaches said the team needs to find its rhythm moving fo...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Hansen's hatty; King Henrik blanks Habs

    NHL Three Stars: Hansen's hatty; King Henrik blanks Habs

    yahoo.com Nov 24 (4 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Jannik Hansen, Vancouver Canucks Hansen earned his first career hat trick Sunday night in Vancouver's 4-1 win over Chicago. His second goal was a beaut: No. 2 Star: Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers The netminder stopped all 21 shots agains…
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  • Canucks recall defenseman Corrado from AHL

    Canucks recall defenseman Corrado from AHL

    NHL.com Nov 21
    Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the Canucks have recalled defenceman Frank Corrado from the AHL Utica Comets. Corrado, 21, has appeared in 11 games with the Comets this season recording three...
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  • Horvat, Klingberg, and Clendening register first career goals

    Horvat, Klingberg, and Clendening register first career goals

    Amidst all the other accolades rookies Bo Horvat, John Klingberg, and Adam Clendening may receive, you can be certain that one thing they’ll never forget is there first NHL goals. For each, that marker came on Thursday night. Horvat, the ninth overall p…
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  • Perry's SO goal sends Ducks past Canucks

    Perry's SO goal sends Ducks past Canucks

    ESPN.com Nov 21
    Corey Perry scored the shootout winner, lifting the Ducks to a 4-3 victory over the Canucks on Thursday night.
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  • Oilers send Will Acton to Cancuks for Kellan Lain in swap of ce…

    Oilers send Will Acton to Cancuks for Kellan Lain in swap of centres

    NHL.com Nov 20
    EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers have acquired centre Kellan Lain from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for centre Will Acton. Lain, 25, has appeared in 10 games for the American Hockey League's Utica Comets this season, registering one assist...
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11
    Nov. 25 Canucks acquire D Andrey Pedan from Islanders in exchange for F Alexandre Mallet and a 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 21 Sharks acquire D Brenden Dillon from Stars in exchange for D Jason Demers and 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 20 Duc...
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  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 12:16

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Nov 25
    John Buccigross and Scott Burnside look at the surprising Islanders race to the top of the Metro Division and name favorites for the big awards through the first quarter of the season.
  • Video - Canucks Honor Pat Quinn, Shut Out Devils 00:47

    Canucks Honor Pat Quinn, Shut Out Devils

    Nov 25
    The Canucks honored late coach Pat Quinn in a pregame ceremony before beating the Devils 2-0.
  • Video - Former NHL Player, Coach Pat Quinn Dies At 71 02:54

    Former NHL Player, Coach Pat Quinn Dies At 71

    Nov 24
    Scott Burnside looks back at the career of Pat Quinn and discusses his impact on hockey.
  • Video - Vancouver Beats Edmonton In High-Scoring Affair 00:36

    Vancouver Beats Edmonton In High-Scoring Affair

    Nov 19
    Daniel Sedin had three assists, including setting up the game-winner for Yannick Weber in the Canucks' 5-4 win over the Oilers.

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