Vancouver Canucks

How the Vancouver Canucks have been trying to rebuild without pain
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The Vancouver Canucks have been the worst team in the NHL since mid-January – but compared with their peers at the bottom of the league, the rebuilding road in Vancouver looks as though it could be longer and more difficult. The situation began to …

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Vancouver Canucks Player Season Evaluation: Dan Hamhuis
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Was there a player more storied than Dan Hamhuis on the Vancouver Canucks roster last year? Yes, the Vancouver Canucks have a lot to look for in this year's offseason. The draft will bring an influx of high-end talent. Jim Benning's briefcase is full …

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Vancouver Canucks: Best and Worst Draft Lottery Scenarios
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With the Draft Lottery just around for the Vancouver Canucks, what are the odds? Don't let them tell you that the only good thing that can happen for the Vancouver Canucks is picking Auston Matthews first overall at the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. There is a …

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Botchford: Top 10 times 'the curse' has bitten the Canucks
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It's Game 7 of the 1994 Stanley Cup final and the Canucks are down a goal, but dominating the the third period when a 21-year-old rookie took the shot Vancouver fans will never forget. Out of the corner, Geoff Courtnall found Lafayette in the slot.

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Vancouver Canucks Sign C Markus Granlund, Utica Comets Extend Season in OT
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Less than a week after inking goaltending prospect Thatcher Demko to his entry-level contract, the Vancouver Canucks took care of another piece of business on Tuesday, re-signing restricted free agent centre Markus Granlund to a two-year deal.

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Vancouver Canucks 2016 NHL Draft Profile: D Olli Juolevi
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Unfortunately, the 2015-16 season was cut short for the Vancouver Canucks, which means we have a long offseason ahead of us. Canucks GM Jim Benning and his staff will use the time to prepare next season's roster, and the 2016 NHL Entry Draft will …

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Botchford: Canucks hoping for Baertschi-like improvement from Granlund
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Re-signing Granlund, a restricted free agent, was a Canucks priority and Tuesday the team announced the sides had agreed to a two-year, $1.8-million deal. The thinking behind this deal is fine. Vancouver is not yet comfortable locking in with lengthy …

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5 years later: Alex Burrows, Canucks slay the dragon
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With apologies to Pavel Bure and his Game 7 overtime winner in 1994, it was the biggest goal in franchise history. Honestly, the feeling post-game is the closest that this franchise has come to a Stanley Cup winning feeling. That's sad to say, I know …

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Vancouver Canucks: Room for Dan Hamhuis?
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The Vancouver Canucks' defence is all but set for the upcoming 2016-17 campaign. Unfortunately, it seems like there won't be any room left for long-time leader Dan Hamhuis, who spent the past six years with the franchise. Everyone expected and kind of …

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Vancouver Canucks: Utica Comets Face Elimination, 4 Sleeps to Draft Lottery
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Just five days after they began, the Utica Comets are already facing elimination in the AHL playoffs as they prepare for their first home game against the Albany Devils. The Aud in Utica is sold out for the 54th straight time and fans are being …

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