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Prospect Hot List: Thomas Chabot is burning up the draft charts

Prospect Hot List: Thomas Chabot is burning up the draft charts

thehockeynews.com Updated 3 hours ago
Though a lot of draft choices were moved at the NHL trade deadline, not a lot of prospects changed addresses. Dallas got a couple mid-table guys from Detroit in the Erik Cole deal, but the big prize was Maxim Letunov. The smart and skilled Russian went …
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  • Puck Daddy’s 2015 NHL Trade Deadline Live Blog, Hour 6

    Puck Daddy’s 2015 NHL Trade Deadline Live Blog, Hour 6

    yahoo.com Mar 2 (yesterday)
    3:20 p.m. ET: Sven Baertschi goes from the Calgary Flames to the Vancouver Canucks for a second-round pick, according to TSN. The 22-year old Swiss forward has spent most of this season in the AHL where he's scored eight goals and recorded 21 points in …
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  • Canucks acquire forward Cory Conacher from Islanders for Dustin…

    Canucks acquire forward Cory Conacher from Islanders for Dustin Jeffrey

    NHL.com Mar 2 (yesterday)
    VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Canucks have acquired forward Cory Conacher from the New York Islanders in exchange for forward Dustin Jeffrey. Conacher, 25, has a goal and two assists in 15 games with the Islanders this season. He has appeared in ...
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  • Canucks blow 3-goal lead, beat Blues in SO

    Canucks blow 3-goal lead, beat Blues in SO

    ESPN.com Mar 2 (yesterday)
    Nick Bonino, Radim Vrbata and Chris Higgins scored in the shootout as the Vancouver Canucks recovered from blowing a three-goal lead for a 6-5 win over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday night.
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  • THN Trade Deadline preview: Pacific Division

    THN Trade Deadline preview: Pacific Division

    thehockeynews.com Feb 27 (4 days ago)
    The Anaheim Ducks may be running away with the division title, but it’s the recent surge by the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings that is the story right now. Following eight straight wins, Los Angeles has gone from the outside looking in…
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  • Undermanned Sabres stun Canucks 6-3 on Mitchell's 2 goals

    Undermanned Sabres stun Canucks 6-3 on Mitchell's 2 goals

    NHL.com Feb 26 (5 days ago)
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Torrey Mitchell scored a pair of goals as the Buffalo Sabres defeated the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Thursday night. It was Mitchell's first goal since Nov. 22, and his first multi-goal night since March 23, 2011. Chris Stewa...
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  • Canucks goalie Miller sidelined for 4-6 weeks

    Canucks goalie Miller sidelined for 4-6 weeks

    ESPN.com Feb 25 (6 days ago)
    Canucks goaltender Ryan Miller will be sidelined for 4-6 weeks while he recovers from a lower-body injury.
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  • Vancouver’s playoff drive now depends on Eddie Lack

    Vancouver’s playoff drive now depends on Eddie Lack

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com Feb 25 (6 days ago)
    There is no doubt that the Western Conference playoff race is going to be a dogfight down the stretch, particularly since a couple of elite teams are still vying for a foothold. The Vancouver Canucks are in a good place right now, holding down second pl…
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  • Tom Sestito and Canucks cut ties, team looks to move him

    Tom Sestito and Canucks cut ties, team looks to move him

    Two days into the New Year, the Vancouver Canucks put Tom Sestito on waivers. He was then demoted to the Utica Comets on Jan. 3. Now, less than two months after being sent to the AHL, the Canucks organization and Sestito are going their separate ways. T…
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  • Ryan Miller out 4-6 weeks after Sunday collision: Report

    Ryan Miller out 4-6 weeks after Sunday collision: Report

    yahoo.com Feb 23
    The Los Angeles Kings and Minnesota Wild are hot. The Vancouver Canucks are playing pretty well, but probably need to step it up slightly with the rest of the Western Conference making a big playoff push. What great timing for your starting goaltender t…
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  • One year after leaving Buffalo, Ryan Miller happy to be done wi…

    One year after leaving Buffalo, Ryan Miller happy to be done with goodbyes

    The NHL schedule makers were at their most poetic when they slotted Vancouver in for a Feb. 26 visit to Buffalo. Doing so would’ve put Canucks goalie Ryan Miller in town, and most likely slated to start, against his former team almost one year to the da…
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  • Quick, Sedin and Pacioretty named stars of the week

    Quick, Sedin and Pacioretty named stars of the week

    NHL.com Feb 23
    NEW YORK – Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, Vancouver Canucks center Henrik Sedin and Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Feb. 22. FIRST STAR – JONATHAN QUICK, G, L...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Hatty for MacKinnon; B's pummel 'Hawks; Ryan M…

    NHL Three Stars: Hatty for MacKinnon; B's pummel 'Hawks; Ryan Miller injured

    yahoo.com Feb 23
    No. 1 Star: Nathan MacKinnon, Colorado Avalanche Congrats to the teenager MacKinnon for etching is first career hat-trick in his sophomore season. His 3 goals helped propel the Avalanche to a 5-4 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning. No. 2 Star: Eddie La…
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  • Rogers Hometown Hockey: Boischatel, Quebec

    Rogers Hometown Hockey: Boischatel, Quebec

    NHL.com Feb 22
    CITY in Canada will televise "Rogers Hometown Hockey" on Sunday at 5:30 p.m. ET. The show will be followed by the game between the Vancouver Canucks and New York Islanders. The location this week is Boischatel, Quebec, and the half-hour program wi...
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  • The secret to Bo Horvat’s success? Doing everything backwards

    The secret to Bo Horvat’s success? Doing everything backwards

    Bo Horvat strolled off the ice after the Vancouver Canucks’ Wednesday practice in New York as the quintessential rookie and anything but, all at once. Horvat wore a turquoise, old-fashioned Jofa helmet emblazoned with teammate Henrik Sedin’s No. 33. The…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Bruins seeking trade in hopes of securing playof…

    Rumor Roundup: Bruins seeking trade in hopes of securing playoff spot

    The once-mighty Boston Bruins find themselves in dire straits in the Eastern Conference standings. They’re clinging to the final wild-card playoff berth, with the Florida Panthers threatening to overtake them. If that seems familiar, it’s because the Br…
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  • Ducks lose Matt Beleskey, Sami Vatanen for weeks to injury

    Ducks lose Matt Beleskey, Sami Vatanen for weeks to injury

    yahoo.com Feb 17
    The Anaheim Ducks currently have a nice 10-point cushion ahead of the Canucks and Flames atop the Pacific Division, but on Tuesday they lost two key pieces to their lineup in Matt Beleskey and Sami Vatanen. Beleskey will miss 2-4 weeks with an upper-bod…
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  • Sean Monahan scores twice as Flames beat Canucks 3-2

    Sean Monahan scores twice as Flames beat Canucks 3-2

    NHL.com Feb 15
    CALGARY - Sean Monahan scored his team-leading 18th and 19th goals Saturday night to lead the Calgary Flames to 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks in a key Western Conference game. Tied 2-2 entering the third period, Lance Bouma scored th...
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  • Video - Sabres Double Up Canucks 01:20

    Sabres Double Up Canucks

    Feb 26
    Torrey Mitchell scored twice in the Sabres' 6-3 win over the Canucks.
  • Video - Canucks Edge Bruins 00:48

    Canucks Edge Bruins

    Feb 24
    Zack Kassian's third-period goal lifted the Canucks past the Bruins 2-1.
  • Video - Canucks Blank Islanders 00:40

    Canucks Blank Islanders

    Feb 22
    Radim Vrbata scored his 22nd goal of the season in the Canucks' 4-0 victory over the Islanders.
  • Video - Cammalleri Scores Twice In Devils' Win 01:09

    Cammalleri Scores Twice In Devils' Win

    Feb 20
    Mike Cammalleri scored two goals to increase his season total to 20 while Adam Larsson chipped in three assists in New Jersey's 4-2 win over Vancouver.

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