What's the Hold Up?

Thomas Drance
July 19 2011 11:00AM

Over the weekend, it seemed like an announcement naming Craig MacTavish the head-coach of the Canucks new AHL affiliate the Chicago Wolves was imminent. Two well respected, and generally trust-worthy hockey reporters in Kypreos and Strickland tweeted that the deal was "likely" and "real close". I figured that the press-release, and the official announcement were mere formalities. 

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Second line candidates: Marco Sturm

Herbert Vasiljevs
July 18 2011 06:33PM

                     Marco Sturm will be battling for top-six minutes with a bevy of forwards                                                     

The reaction by many Canucks fans to the acquisition of free-agent forward Marco Sturm was a combination of bewilderment, frustration and resignation.

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Anatomy of an undervalued hockey player

Cam Charron
July 18 2011 04:39PM



Niclas Bergfors. Tyler Kennedy. Torrey Mitchell. Scott Gomez. Martin Hanzal. Scottie Upshall. Nikolay Zherdev. Peter Regin. Michael Frolik.

What do all nine of these players have in common?

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Mid-Day Headshots July 18th

Thomas Drance
July 18 2011 11:51AM


Mid-Day Head-shots 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 thom.drance@gmail.com.

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July 17 2011 05:30PM

Thousands of years ago when computers were invented we highly doubt that they were intended to bring you wireless transmissions from the radiola. But in the year 2011, here we are bringing you NationRadio. This weeks guests include David Staples, Jonathan Willis, Tyler Dellow and Bob Stauffer.

Commerical free as always - it's NationRadio.

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