February 24 2015 02:13PM
After an impressive 4-0 win over the Metropolitan-leading New York Islanders on Sunday, the Canucks have traveled to Boston to take on the slumping Boston Bruins. Both teams saw a significant player go down with a long-term leg injury recently, and both teams are scraping and clawing to make the playoffs in their respective conferences.
It's not a matchup that has the firepower it once did, but these are still two heated rivals that have motivation to put forth their best efforts tonight. Read past the jump for a preview.
February 24 2015 01:07PM
Vancouver Canucks forward Shawn Matthias is having an excellent year.
The pending unrestricted free agent has spent much of the season on the wing, and with 14 goals in 57 games, has provided the club with some crucial secondary scoring.
Matthias, 26, has surely earned himself a raise with his performance this season, and with his combination of above average hands and power forward size, he's likely to command attention in unrestricted free agency. Will he make sense for Vancouver at a (much) higher price point next season? And if not, would the Canucks be wise to gauge what value he might have as a trade chip on deadline day?
February 23 2015 12:33PM
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Oscars jokes Canucks Player Power Rankings!
February 23 2015 10:00AM
The 2015 NHL Trade Deadline is now only a week away.
What do the Vancouver Canucks need, what chips do they have to play with and how much cap space is available to them? Let's launch our 2015 Canucks Trade Deadline preview series by conducting a thorough inventory.
February 23 2015 08:23AM
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Ryan Miller will be dispatched back to Vancouver for tests on the lower-body injury he sustained on Sunday night against the New York Islanders, according to a report from TSN's Pierre LeBrun.
Miller will miss at least the next two games, and the club has recalled intriguing third-string goaltender Jacob Markstrom from the Utica Comets of the American Hockey League.