Series Redux: Canucks/Sharks

Cam Davie
May 26 2011 11:27AM


"LET'S GO TO THE CUP, BABY!"
(Photo by Photo by Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Image)

The Vancouver Canucks are going to the Stanley Cup Final! It was amazing when Jim Robson said it 17 years ago, and it was just as amazing when Jim Hughson echoed that at the end of the Canucks' Game 5 series-clinching victory.

Now, the final battle in this post-season war awaits them.

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THOSE DAMNED CANUCKS

Wanye
May 25 2011 12:03PM

For three consecutive rounds we have called for the Canucks to lose their serieses. For three consecutive rounds we have been disappointed. We have now upped the ante and had a buddy in Vegas place a cool $10 beans on every team in the Conference Finals to win save the Canucks. Money talks Nation and our money says "anyone but Vancouver."

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Game Review: WCF Gm5

Cam Davie
May 25 2011 11:55AM


THE JUICE IS LOOSE! THE JUICE IS LOOSE!
Bieksa and his Canucks are on to the Stanley Cup Final
(Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Game Day Recon: Western Conference Final Game 5 - Sharks @ Canucks

They were outplayed. They made two costly blunders. Ryan Kesler was limping badly. They were down by a goal with less than 30 seconds to play in the game. Things weren't looking good for the Vancouver Canucks. Then Kesler, playing one leg, tipped in a Henrik Sedin shot past Antti Niemi. And the Canucks had life. And then, after 30 minutes of overtime, Kevin Bieksa scored the weirdest goal in Canucks history. The "Bieksa Bounce" sent the Vancouver Canucks to the Stanley Cup Final.

What a game.

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Apex Predator: Canucks & Sharks, Game Five

Yankee Canuck
May 24 2011 06:08PM

 

San Jose Sharks @ Vancouver Canucks

  6:00 PM PST

Sharks   Canucks
9 Wins 11
8 Losses 6
0 OTL 2
2.88 (7th) Goals/Game 2.76 (8th)
3.24 (12th) Goals Against/Game 2.59 (6th)
18.8% (9th) PP 28.8% (3rd)
76% (13th) PK 80.9% (8th)

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GDR: WCF Gm 5 - Sharks @ Canucks

Cam Davie
May 24 2011 10:28AM


Goals goals goalsgoalsgoalsgoalsgoals.
Juice brought it the heat in Game 2. Let's hope his Canucks do it again tonight.
(Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Game Day Recon: Western Conference Final Game 5 - Sharks @ Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks have been here before, and Canucks fans all hope that they learned their lesson. The Canucks couldn't close out the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 5 at home. They couldn't close the Nashville Predators in Game 5 at home.

Will the third time be the charm?

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