August 07 2011 01:25PM

This week on NationRadio we have Dustin Nielson of Team 1260, Nation Network Scribe Cam Charron, Pat McLean from the awesome blog Black Dog Hates Skunks, Bob Ridley from the Medicine Hat Tigers and the recent RNH media scrum from World Juniors.


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Two-way forwards, Defensive forwards, and the Selke debate

Cam Charron
August 04 2011 09:20PM



A principle problem of mainstream hockey talk revolves around finding the right value for a defensive player. Evaluating a player's defensive attributes, unfortunately, falls into some pitfalls on the surface. It is absolutely impossible to watch every game and judge each player well defensively, which causes some problems when it comes to handing out individual awards at the end of the season.

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Mid-Day Headshots August 4th

Thomas Drance
August 04 2011 01:13PM

Mid-Day Headshots is a CanucksArmy feature where we round up today's freshest Canucks news including funny gifs, awesome videos, cool photos and interesting links. If you've written a Canucks blog-post and want it to be featured here, e-mail me at

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Canucks ink Nolan, Fedoruk to PTOs

Cam Charron
August 04 2011 12:38PM

The Vancouver Canucks today announced the signing of Owen Nolan and Todd Fedoruk to pro-tryout offers, which work as an invite to training camp. These offers do not guarantee that the players make the team, but with the Canucks banged up a little to start the season, there's a chance that one of these players may make the team out of training camp and play for a few games in lieu of a rookie. PTO's do not count against the teams alotted fifty contracts. Here's the official press release from

It's early August, so let's analyze these "transactions".

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CanucksArmy Podcast Episode 7

Thomas Drance
August 04 2011 12:24PM


Episode 7 of the CanucksArmy podcast is here!

In this episode Sean Gentille from the Sporting News joins me to breakdown the Weber arbitration decision, the Sharp extension and the battle for Western Conference Supremacy this upcoming season!

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