Utica Comets finish regular season with best record in AHL's Western Conference

Josh W
April 18 2015 08:31PM

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Courtesy: UticaComets.com


The Vancouver Canucks' top minor league affiliate the Utica Comets finished off their regular season on Saturday night with a 3-2 victory over the Adirondack Flames in the 12th meeting of the season between the two New York rivals.  

Canucks prospects Darren Archibald, Adam Clendenning and Alex Friesen all scored as the Comets pulled ahead to a 3-0 lead.  With 30 seconds left the Comets had to withstand an onslaught of goals against that almost saw the Flames tie up the game.

Continue past the jump to read about the outcome of the game and what lies ahead for the Comets.

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Comets Militia: Down on the Farm – April 17th, 2015

Josh W
April 17 2015 11:00AM

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Courtesy: Lindsay Mogle

We are back with this week’s Comets Militia report, where we review all the latest in news, statistics, rumours, gossip and made up narratives regarding the Vancouver Canucks farm team: The Utica Comets.  The Comets continue their winning streak, as they look towards the Calder Cup and try to win the West.

Read past the jump to see how this week went down.

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5 Reasons Why the Canucks Could Win the Stanley Cup

Josh W
April 15 2015 06:15PM

As we are about to start the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs, any good analyst would look into the true talent of the team to see how likely they are to win.  But given how short the Stanley Cup tournament is, it becomes more of a crap shoot as shooting percentages and variances play a larger role.

We already looked at why the Canucks won’t win, so let’s look at what they do right and why they will win the 2015 Stanley Cup!

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5 reasons why the Canucks won't advance far in the playoffs

Josh W
April 15 2015 03:53PM

As we are about to start the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs, any good analyst would look into the true talent of the team to see how likely they are to win though they'd also note that - given how short the Stanley Cup tournament is - predicting outcomes is more of a crap shoot as shooting percentages and variances play a larger role.

Let us take a deeper look into the Vancouver Canucks and see why the odds are already stacked against them. (Hint: You might want to start picking another team).

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Canucks Army Prospect Report - April 15th, 2015

Josh W
April 15 2015 11:00AM

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Dane Fox's 30th Goal of the Year - Courtesy: Sarah_Hobday

We are back with another edition of the Canucks Weekly Prospect Report, where I dig into all the latest stats, rumours, gossip, news, achievements, and even made up stories from around the different junior hockey leagues. We look into the play of all (non-AHL) Canucks prospects from the CHL, NCAA, Europe, and even the ECHL.

Without further ado, continue past the jump to see what went down!

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