Bo knows faceoffs, and directions to Toronto
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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 …Upvote Share Tweet
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’…Upvote Share TweetBefore 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…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.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…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Canucks acquire defenceman Pedan from Islanders for Mallet, pickNHL.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 ...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Post-Thanksgiving shakeups could come for struggling franchisesthehockeynews.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Radim Vrbata proving he’s more than a miragethehockeynews.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, …Upvote Share TweetNHL.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...Upvote Share TweetWhen 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Blackhawks still looking for consistency as rival Canucks defeat Chicago 4-1NHL.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...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.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…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 21Vancouver, 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...Upvote Share Tweet
Horvat, Klingberg, and Clendening register first career goalsthehockeynews.com Nov 21Amidst 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Perry's SO goal sends Ducks past CanucksESPN.com Nov 21Corey Perry scored the shootout winner, lifting the Ducks to a 4-3 victory over the Canucks on Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Oilers send Will Acton to Cancuks for Kellan Lain in swap of centresNHL.com Nov 20EDMONTON - 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...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 11Nov. 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...Upvote Share Tweet
'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHLNov 25John 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.
Canucks Honor Pat Quinn, Shut Out DevilsNov 25The Canucks honored late coach Pat Quinn in a pregame ceremony before beating the Devils 2-0.
Former NHL Player, Coach Pat Quinn Dies At 71Nov 24Scott Burnside looks back at the career of Pat Quinn and discusses his impact on hockey.
Vancouver Beats Edmonton In High-Scoring AffairNov 19Daniel Sedin had three assists, including setting up the game-winner for Yannick Weber in the Canucks' 5-4 win over the Oilers.
James Harrison is BackNov 28Interesting weekend of football, starting with the two marquee games Thursday, and two big ones Sunday: New England at Green Bay in the late-afternoon national window, and Denver at Kansas City on Sunday night. You’ll hear much about those games, and no…
Should RG3 Be QB2?Nov 26By Peter King I think Washington coach Jay Gruden made a mistake benching Robert Griffin III in favor of Colt McCoy. I say that with the full understanding that Griffin is awful right now. “He has the yips,” says Chris Cooley, the analyst on the team’s …
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Patriots-Packers showdown highlights quality post-Thanksgiving feast -- Jo…Nov 26John Clayton's First and Goal: After a three-game Thanksgiving Day feast, Week 13 offers plenty -- including a Patriots-Packers showdown -- to whet appetites.