March 01 2015 07:30PM
Spring is almost here! The trade deadline is almost here! First Star, Worst Star? It's here RIGHT NOW!
March 01 2015 05:37PM
With the trade deadline tomorrow, we surveyed our staff here at Canucks Army (except for Josh because he's too busy paddling his canoe or something) for their thoughts the day before tomorrow's NHL trade deadline. Who do we want to see traded? Is there anyone we'd like the Canucks to trade for? What would we consider a successful day for the Canucks? Join us after the jump to find out!
March 01 2015 03:16PM
After finishing their eastern road swing with a disappointing loss to the lowly Buffalo Sabres, the Canucks return to the friendly confines of Rogers Arena tonight to face the high-flying St. Louis Blues. It's the last chance for Jim Benning to evaluate his squad against a legitimately high-caliber opponent for the trade deadline, so the Canucks will be looking for a good effort in the final game before the start of the unofficial stretch drive.
Read past the jump for a preview of tonight's game.
March 01 2015 11:00AM
This past Thursday we asked you, the readers, to tell us what you would do on Monday's trade deadline. And you all didn't disappoint. There were some fantastic responses to our questions, but our favourites are on the other side of the jump. Join us on the other side to see what you thought Jim Benning should do tomorrow!
March 01 2015 09:00AM
In recent days, droves of NHL clubs have demonstrated a willingness to pay premium prices for rental players, and it would seem that the 2015 NHL trade deadline is shaping up to be a seller's market.
Though the prices are sky high, the Vancouver Canucks won't be dabbling in selling any veteran assets on expiring contracts, Canucks general manager Jim Benning confirmed to Iain MacIntyre of the Vancouver Sun. So don't expect the Canucks to sell high on Shawn Matthias, or cash in their chips on Derek Dorsett or Brad Richardson.
Actually, don't expect the Canucks to do much of anything. This could be a very quiet deadline for Vancouver's NHL club.