December 21 2014 12:28AM
It's not often when the opposing team can come in to your home barn, score three goals to your two, and you still come out with the win. Well, as little sense as that sentence made, that's exactly what happened tonight as the Canucks finally broke their five game losing streak, beating the Calgary Flames by a score of 3-2 in overtime.
Read past the jump for a look back at tonight's bizarre affair.
December 20 2014 04:40PM
It's a match up of the two biggest losers in the NHL tonight on Hockey Night in Canada, as the Canucks (0-4-1 in their last 5) take on the Calgary Flames (0-7-0 in their last 7). It's a good chance for Vancouver to get back in the win column, and also a good chance to stay clear of the wild card race. The bountiful times in November are long gone, as the Canucks sit just two points ahead of the fifth place Flames in the Pacific division.
Read past the jump for a preview of tonight's important tilt against the Calgary Flames.
Nation World HQ
December 20 2014 12:29PM
Another week is in the books, and that means it's time for another edition of the Pacific War Room. What is the Pacific War Room? Each week, our friends at the Royal Half round up a summary of the week that was from
the best and brightest bloggers from around the Pacific Division.
Nation World HQ
December 20 2014 10:28AM
As always, we bring you NHL Fantasy Hockey tips from The Nation Network and DailyFaceoff.com. Here’s a quick run through of the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy-low sell-high candidates for the week (Based on 12 team leagues).
December 20 2014 10:00AM
Sometimes when a team is slumping, there is nothing to do but wait it out and draw up various potential solutions. This is absolutely not one of those times. The Canucks, despite their faults, timed this losing streak perfectly. It has been a slumpy, bumpy (and thankfully not mumpy) December for the Canucks, but as the old saying goes, the best cure for a sad hockey fan is a combination of kittens, children, and Eddie Lack eating watermelon.
Read past the jump!