July 25 2011 03:12PM
Do you touch the trophy, or not?
Photo credit globaltv.com
Now that the dust has begun to settle on this year’s Stanley Cup, let’s compare the last two Canuck squads who earned trips to the Finals.
Perhaps it’s too early do so because personally, I have yet to get over the sting of our Game 7 home ice loss back on June 15th, but I’m gonna give it a try anyways.
July 25 2011 12:52PM
You can buy this awesome t-shirt now at the English Bay Art Gallery. Go do it.
(Photo courtesy Remington Panikkar)
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July 25 2011 10:10AM
This was Cory Schneider's first career shutout.
But should the Canucks have even won this game?! Uh, no.
(Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via Getty Images)
Throughout every season, there are always games that a team should win but didn't. And there are always games that a team shouldn't win but they manage to squeak it out.
Today we look at the top 5 games that the Canucks should not have won, but managed to steal a win anyway.
July 25 2011 09:20AM
Though it looked like the hiring of Craig MacTavish as the head coach of the Canucks new AHL affiliate the Chicago Wolves was imminent a week ago - it has still yet to occur. We chronicled the odd circumstances surrounding the delay in a post last week - asking "What's the Hold Up?" What's especially odd about the MacTavish non-hiring, is that Mac-T has nine years of experience as an NHL head-coach, a career winning record, and seems like he'd be an able mentor for the Wolves...
I got at Oilers bloggers Jonathan Willis and Derek Zona, and asked for their opinions on Craig MacTavish's Oilers tenure, and his overall abilities as a head-coach. Here's what Jonathan Willis had to say:
July 24 2011 07:16PM
If you enjoy advertisements you are going to have to make do with this old Microsoft Ad with Steve Ballmer yelling about the wonderful features of Microsoft Paint. Because as always NationRadio is delivered to you commercial free only on the Nation Network.
This week's episode includes Kent Wilson, Scott Reynolds, Gabe Desjardins, Corey Graham, a rebroadcast of an interview with Tom Renney and as always the incomparable Lowetide.