Jim Benning speaks: Juolevi, Rodin, and the competition for roster spots

Vanessa Jang
August 05 2016 06:39PM

Any time a member of the Canucks management team is interviewed, there are always points made that need to be dissected. Especially in the middle of the summer, the rare appearances that they make may provide Canucks fans with some comments and answers that they hope for. Earlier today, General Manager Jim Benning was on TSN 1040 discuss numerous topics that fans may find curious.

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Canucks sign 2016 first round pick Olli Juolevi

Ryan Biech
August 05 2016 03:28PM

It was announced this afternoon that the Canucks have signed 2016 first round pick Olli Juolevi to a three year entry level contract today. 

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Canucks Army Roundtable: Friday Afternoon Rivalry

Matthew Henderson
August 05 2016 03:27PM


It's the dead of the summer, which means it's the time of year that we explore topics that we typically don't get to in the rush of the season. The Oilers and Jets announced their Heritage Classic today (including a beautiful new/old Winnipeg uniform) and it made me think about rivalries and what they mean to a franchise. Who are the Canucks rivals? They have changed a lot over the years, with teams like Calgary staying as constants. In recent memory the Blackhawks and Bruins were big rivals as well. Where do they stand now? Our writers discuss.

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Babych Please - August 5th, 2016

Grainne Downey
August 05 2016 11:00AM


Happy August, Canucks fans! It's almost time to start worrying about training camp invitees and pre-season rosters, but for now we've still got time to focus on off-season news such as Bo Horvat's pastoral childhood and Emerson Etem's Britney Spears impression. 

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CanucksArmy Prospect Profile: #20 Michael Carcone

Ryan Biech
August 05 2016 09:00AM


We kick off the CanucksArmy Top 20 prospects with the newest player to join the group, Drummondville forward Michael Carcone.

Carcone, who was an invitee to the Canucks development camp last month, did enough to earn an entry-level contract with the host club. Though the deal the came a week after the conclusion of their development camp, Carcone's absence from the Florida Panthers development camp indicated it was very much a done deal.

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