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BUFFALO, NY – Vancouver Canucks GM Jim Benning recently said he’d like to add P.K. Subban or Steven Stamkos to his team this summer. Since both are under contract to the Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning respectively, the NHL is expected to let…Share Tweet
NHL.com Jun 25 (yesterday)BUFALO, N.Y. - The Vancouver Canucks left the NHL draft with a skilled defenceman and a bushel of young talent but the search for scoring continues. After picking Finnish defenceman Olli Juolevi fifth overall Friday night, the Canucks took fi...Share Tweet
Canucks select defenceman Olli Juolevi with fifth overall pick at NHL draftNHL.com Jun 24 (yesterday)BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Vancouver Canucks selected Finnish defenceman Olli Juolevi with the fifth overall pick at the NHL draft on Friday. Juolevi, the third Finn to be picked in the top-5, played for the juggernaut Memorial Cup winning London Kn...Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 24 (2 days ago)Entering the 2016 NHL draft, the trade speculation is ramping up on several notable NHL stars. Topping the list is Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban. The trade chatter reached a fever pitch on Thursday when Vancouver Canucks GM Jim Benning admit…Share TweetNHL.com Jun 23 (3 days ago)BUFFALO, N.Y. - Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin insists he's not shopping P.K. Subban. Bergevin sought to quiet speculation about his star defenceman following comments made on Friday by Vancouver Canucks GM Jim Benning, who ...Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 23 (3 days ago)BUFFALO – Weird. Vincent Lecavalier retired. You’d swear it was him, or a magical teenage version of him, sitting on a podium overlooking Lake Erie. That’s what it felt like talking to elite 2016 NHL draft prospect Pierre-Luc Dubois. Dubois, a friendly,…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 17All 30 head coaching slots will be filled as of Friday after Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving revealed the league's "worse-kept secret" by announcing the hiring of Glen Gulutzan as the team's new bench boss. Gulutzan, who had served as an assi…Share TweetSven Baertschi could never find his fit with the Flames, and after three trying campaigns, the 2011 13th-overall selection was shipped out of Calgary to the division-rival Canucks. The move didn’t look like much at the time, but the 23-year-old winger m…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 14Nothing says the off-season quite like the threat of buyouts, and we’re inching ever-closer to the NHL’s buyout window opening and several players could see their time with their current teams come to a close. For some of the candidates, massive contrac…Share Tweet
Vancouver Canucks name Dan Cloutier as club's new goaltending coachNHL.com Jun 14VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Canucks announced Tuesday that Dan Cloutier has been hired as the club's goaltending coach. Roland Melanson, who held the position for the last six seasons, assumes the role of goaltending coach, player development. ...Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 14A little over two years after being fired as general manager of the Vancouver Canucks, Mike Gillis is back in hockey. Swiss league side Geneve-Servette HC announced on Tuesday that they have hired Gillis, along with his former assistant GM in Vancouver,…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 12The Pittsburgh Penguins have another chance to win their fourth Stanley Cup in franchise history, and first since 2009, when they face the San Jose Sharks on the road in Game 6. Trying to win a championship on the road late in a series doesn’t sound lik…Share Tweet
Pittsburgh Jinxes the Penguins, Rounds Up Couches So Hockey Fans Can't Burn Themdeadspin.com Jun 9Five years ago, the Vancouver Canucks boned up a Game 7 at home and the city of Vancouver responded with a massive riot. The riot resulted in five million Canadian dollars of property damage and also a fantastic photo of a couple taking a break from bur…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Could Evgeni Malkin hit the trade block?thehockeynews.com Jun 4Could the 2016 Stanley Cup final be the last time we see Evgeni Malkin in a Pittsburgh Penguins uniform? That’s the opinion of Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos, who believes the Penguins could trade the 29-year-old center in the off-season. Kypreos and colleagu…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 3Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Kesler is one of the good ones. He’s a candid, thoughtful interviewee, reliable for some insightful and occasionally edgy comments when questioned. In a story compiled by Vancouver Canucks beat writer and THN correspondent Ben …Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Troy Brouwer eyes playing for hometown Canucksthehockeynews.com Jun 1Earlier this season, some speculation suggested the Vancouver Canucks might pursue Los Angeles Kings left winger (and Vancouver native) Milan Lucic via free agency. The Kings and Lucic, however, are reportedly working toward a new deal that will keep hi…Share Tweet
Canucks Sports and Entertainment names Jeff Stipec as chief operating officerNHL.com May 27VANCOUVER - Canucks Sports and Entertainment announced Friday that Jeff Stipec has been named the company's new chief operating officer. Stipec previously held the role of vice-president, hospitality and event operations for two years with CS...Share TweetWho said we had to wait until draft day for major off-season trades to start happening? The Florida Panthers and Vancouver Canucks bamboozled us with a surprise trade Wednesday night, reported by Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston. The Panthers sent defenseman …Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Canucks’ top priority will be addressing scoring depththehockeynews.com May 25A lack of scoring depth scuttled the Vancouver Canucks playoff hopes this season. Only the New Jersey Devils scored fewer goals . Addressing this should be a priority for GM Jim Benning. Since March, there’s been talk Benning could pursue Boston Bruins …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 24Scott Luce has been either the director of scouting or director of player personnel with the Florida Panthers since 2002. And like literally every other person in the talent evaluation business, he has some home runs and he has some skeletons in his clo…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Would trading Nash open up Stamkos possibility for Rangers?thehockeynews.com May 23Could the New York Rangers trade left winger Rick Nash this summer? Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman suggests it’s possible. He thinks the Rangers have been asked about the 31-year-old forward, speculating they could move him under the right circumstances.…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Canucks, Oilers set to have busy off-seasons in search of winger, bluelinerthehockeynews.com May 11It’s been nearly a month since the Vancouver Canucks’ season came to an end. That hasn’t stopped the local media from speculating about the club’s off-season roster plans. The Vancouver Sun’s Ben Kuzma lists five things he believes the Canucks should an…Share Tweetdeadspin.com May 11A sad, disturbing story surrounding Canucks winger Linden Vey, whose father is about to go on trial for allegedly plotting with his mistress to murder their respective spouses.Read more...Share Tweet
Kings Blank CanucksMar 12Tyler Toffoli scored his 20th goal of the season, while Jonathan Quick had 19 saves in Los Angeles' 4-0 win over Vancouver.
Playoff Battle In Pacific DivisionMar 10With the Ducks running away with the division title, there could be four teams, including the defending champion Kings, battling for just two playoff spots.
'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHLMar 10Jim Basquil and Scott Burnside look ahead to the final month of the regular season, the tight playoff race in the Pacific division and, with Mark Giordano out for the season, the new front-runner for the Norris Trophy.
Canucks Edge DucksMar 9Zack Kassian scored his 10th goal of the season in the third period to help the Canucks beat the Ducks 2-1.