Why Wednesday's Signings Might Cost Vancouver Shawn Matthias and Yannick Weber

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April 10 2015 01:00PM

After a series of pretty nice deals by Canucks management, including the Chris Tanev extension and trades for Adam Clendening and Sven Baertschi, most of us at Canucks Army were more than a little surprised to see the Canucks extend Luca Sbisa and Derek Dorsett. Drance, Rhys, and Petbugs all chimed in on their angles on the deal over the last couple of days. All definitely worth a read, but I think it's safe to say it's been a long time since there have been deal(s) which provoked such a consensus negative reaction. 

Beyond what our other writers touched on, these extensions raise a lot of questions about what management's plans are in terms of navigating the salary cap and building a team for next year. We'll explore this after the jump.

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Hockey Graphs Podcast Episode 12: Sbisa Money

That's Offside!
April 10 2015 11:00AM

Hockey Graphs Podcast 2

On our 12th episode, we look at the Canucks and Jets making the playoffs, the Derek Dorsett and Luca Sbisa contract signings, and spend too much time looking at draft eligible prospects once again. Join us after the jump to listen!

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Canucks Army Prospect Report - April 10th, 2015

Josh W
April 10 2015 09:00AM

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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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NHL 94 Recap: Night Changes

Matthew Henderson
April 10 2015 08:00AM

NHL 94 recap

On a night where the Canucks found out they will battle the rival Calgary Flames in the first round of the playoffs, they continued their fight for home ice and won big. Our 8-bit recap is after the jump

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
April 10 2015 06:30AM

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Canucks, Jets and Flames all headed to the playoffs, Brendan Shanahan's tight ship, Kings miss, can the Oilers ever change, Keegan Lowe fights twice in NHL debut, breaking down trade deadline a month after the deals and more in this weeks Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

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