Three Reasons Why The Canucks Should Claim David Schlemko

Rhys Jessop
November 14 2014 03:43PM

The Arizona Coyotes are in town to face the Vancouver Canucks tonight, and in order to make room permanent for one of their top young players in Brandon Gormley, they have placed defenseman David Schlemko on waivers.

We've been fans of acquiring Schlemko for a while now, and the fact that he's available for literally nothing but cap dollars is pretty enticing. Read past the jump for three reasons why the Canucks should make a waiver claim for David Schlemko.

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Comets Militia: Down on the Farm – November 15th, 2014

Josh W
November 14 2014 09:00AM


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It’s been another week of play for the Utica Comets with another 3 games under their belt.  The team's success continued as they won 2 of 3 games, collecting 4 points.  All of the Comets' underlying numbers remain very positive, and even with the reshuffling of lineups due to injuries in Vancouver, the team continues to play some encouraging hockey.

Continue past the jump for an update on the Comets this week.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
November 14 2014 08:35AM

Leafs player usage, Canucks past drafts, Flames fancy stats, Nugent-Hopkins making great strides and more in this weeks Roundup.

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First Star, Worst Star - November 14, 2014

November 14 2014 07:30AM


Welcome, welcome one and all, to the inaugural post in the NEW First Star, Worst Star feature! For those of you that are new around here, or have just forgotten a lot of things due to Oilers-related-alcohol-abuse (ORAB) this is a feature we did a lot of years back where we highlight the best and the worst thing in the NHL this week! You can check out the OG posts here! 

Without further ado, here we go!

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Canucks Send Rookie Forward to the Minors; Other News and Notes

Josh W
November 13 2014 04:00PM

We knew it was going to happen; it was just a matter of when.  When rookies are in the NHL line up getting a cup of coffee with the big club it’s rare that they can stay with them for long.  Soon they have to be sent down to the lower leagues to hopefully continue their development. 

Read past the jump to learn all about one of Canucks Army's favourite rookies and his time in the NHL.

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