Canucks Army Post-Game: No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn

J.D. Burke
November 07 2016 08:29PM


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I hope you savoured tonight's game. You might not see another like it in some time.

The Canucks weren't just competitive. For the first in weeks, it seems, they were lucky. Alex Burrows drawing a penalty? There's a throwback. Better still, the Canucks put away a goal with their second unit. I'd call that a throwback too, but I'm not entirely sure the Canucks scored those in their hay day either.

If there's a checklist for pulling out a road win, I'm sure the Canucks covered most of it. And were it not for an Andrew Ladd goal bouncing in off Nikita Tryamkin in the third, the final score might reflect as much. That goal put the Islanders ahead 3-2, though they added another by the final horn.

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What Can The Canucks Do To Fix Their Scoring Woes?

Jackson McDonald
November 07 2016 04:00PM

The Vancouver Canucks opened the floodgates against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday. At least in a relative sense. 

While the three goals Vancouver scored on Saturday may not seem like much, for a club so goal-starved as the Canucks, it probably meant the world. The Canucks, as I'm sure you know, are off to the worst offensive start in franchise history, averaging just over 1.5 goals per game. For context, there isn't another team averaging fewer than two.

It's safe to assume that the Canucks are likely to suffer these ills going forward, too. Even with the added caveat that positive regression is inevitable. They're going to get their fair share of bounces eventually. Whether they can convert on enough of their chances to beat the opposition on a regular basis is another thing entirely.

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Benning Eye for the Stats Guy: Mississauga vs Erie

Ryan Biech
November 07 2016 03:00PM

As a reader of Canucks Army, I was especially interested in the Benning Eye for the Stats Guy pieces MoneyPuck published.

When the Florida Panthers snagged MoneyPuck from Canucks Army and I joined in his stead, I promised that I'd carry the torch.

Which brings us to this year's edition of Benning Eye for the Stats Guy

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Canucks Army Monday Mailbag: November 7th

Jeremy Davis
November 07 2016 01:00PM


It has been 18 days since the Canucks last victory and things are looking bleak. The Canucks have no top pairing on defence, and their emotional leader, Jannik Hansen (seriously), is the latest Canuck to hit the IR.

On the bright side, I'm back on twitter! And today I'm answering questions as a guest host of the Monday Mailbag. Nice!

Let's get into it.

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November 07 2016 11:00AM

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No sleep 'til Brooklyn.

Has everyone calmed down since Saturday night's shenanigans in Toronto? I would certainly hope not. Especially in light of Nazem Kadri and Morgan Rielly getting off free for late, questionable and downright dangerous hits. I hate to pull out the tinfoil, but...

It's a new day, though. Here we are, ready to watch the Canucks take on the New York Islanders. The Islanders are in a relatively similar spot to the Canucks in terms of the standings, but I doubt they've anywhere near as many storylines.

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