Report: Canucks' Ryan Miller won't start skating until early April; will not return before playoffs

Thomas Drance
March 18 2015 12:38PM

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In the likely event that the Vancouver Canucks qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Eddie Lack will reportedly be be their starting goaltender for Game 1.

Usual starter Ryan Miller, who sustained a knee injury in late February, is reportedly behind schedule in his recovery and will be unable to return prior to action before the NHL postseason, according to TSN's Farhan Lalji

Read on past the jump.

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What Would You Do Wednesday: Who Should Willie Desjardins Scratch?

That's Offside!
March 18 2015 11:00AM

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It's time again for a mid-week favourite: What Would You Do, where we put you in charge of the Vancouver Canucks and ask you to figure out how to solve a problem facing the team in the comments section. This week, we're going to look at a looming conundrum for Willie Desjardins: once every forward is healthy once again for the Canucks, just who would you sit in the pressbox?

So what would you do in Willie's shoes? Read past the jump to join the discussion!

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Canucks Army Prospect Report - March 18th, 2015

Josh W
March 18 2015 09:00AM

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We are back with another edition of the Canucks Weekly Prospect Report where I dig into all the latest stats, rumours, gossip, news, achievements, and even made up stories from around the different junior hockey leagues. We look into the play of all (non-AHL) Canucks prospects from the CHL, NCAA, Europe, and even the ECHL.

Without further ado, continue past the jump to see what went down!

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Canucks Army Postgame: When Irish Eyes are Smiling

J.D. Burke
March 17 2015 11:52PM


With heavy hearts, the Vancouver Canucks played host to the Philadelphia Flyers. Just moments before tonight's game started, the Canucks honoured the late Pat Quinn by unveiling a section of Abbott St. to be renamed as "Pat Quinn Way". They then upped the ante with a tear-jerking ceremony for the Irishmen with a St.Patrick's Day inspired opening ceremony, which featured several familiar faces - of note was the time and space shared by Pavel Bure and Trevor Linden during this ceremony... both left unharmed. 

The Canucks played a fast-paced game, with open ice and scoring chances aplenty throughout tonight's contest. It wasn't until the third period though that they were rewarded, with a pair of goals from Alex Burrows that were enough to pull away from the Flyers and secure the victory.

Read on for more, on the other side of the jump.

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NHL 94 Recap: Flying High

Matthew Henderson
March 17 2015 11:01PM

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After a stirring tribute to the late Pat Quinn, the Canucks did the memory of the Big Irishman proud with a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers. Join us after the jump for our graphic postgame recap!

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