December 09 2014 09:40PM
Well, the good news is that no one is going to remember tonight's game, especially after the wonderful ceremony honouring Jean Beliveau held pre-game. The bad news is that just after a poor showing coughing up a 3-0 lead to the Ottawa Senators on Sunday, the Canucks somehow managed to be worse tonight, losing 3-1 to the Montreal Canadiens.
Read past the jump for a recap of tonight's proceedings.
December 09 2014 03:30PM
Vancouver is in Montreal this afternoon to finish up their 7-game Eastern road swing against the slumping Canadiens, who have dropped 3 games in a row and lost 7 of their last 10. More notably however, it will be an emotional night as Montreal is playing their first home game since the passing of Habs legend Jean Beliveau.
Read past the jump for a preview of tonight's match up.
December 08 2014 04:30PM
As promised this morning, here are our Canucks Army weekly player grades for defensemen.
Read past the jump to see how each Canucks defender fared this past week!
December 08 2014 12:43PM
For some of you, getting your report card was one of the most exciting times of the year. If your grades were good, maybe your parents would give you a little extra allowance to spend, or let you get that video game you wanted. For others, report card time was a tangled mess of gut-wrenching nervousness and oh my god Mr. Smith gave me a C- in English MY PARENTS ARE GOING TO KILL ME.
Either way, welcome to the Canucks Army Weekly Player Grades, where we'll take all that repressed childhood anxiety, bottle it back up, and apply it to your (presumably) favourite hockey team instead.
Read past the jump!
December 07 2014 09:39PM
Vancouver entered Ottawa looking to make up for last night's 5-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs with a fast start and a better offensive showing. Well, that part went according to plan, as they took a 3-0 lead less than half way into the game. Unfortunately, thanks to penalties and some sloppy play, the road weary Canucks coughed up that lead to an also-road-weary Senators team to lose 4-3 in overtime.
Read past the jump for a recap of what was probably the worst defensive showing of the season from Vancouver.