Mid-Day Headshots July 20th

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.

The hometown of deceased Canucks defenseman Luc Bourdon – Shippagan, New Brunswick – is trying to leverage the Kraft/TSN Celebration tour to raise money for a hockey facility to be built in the name of the departed World Jr. Championship gold medalist. There’s more information at canucks.com – so go vote and help Shippagan honour the memory of Bourdon (as well as Yanick DeGrace). 

PassittoBulis has the entry of the "Every Goal scored by" series for Alexandre Bolduc up at their site now. I know, I know, contain yourselves.

Nucksmisconduct says goodbye to Kristin Reid and hello to Kenward.

Seems like Shea Weber and the Nashville Predators are locked in a stalemate on a contract extension. Salivary glands – start your engines! While we’re on the Predators, and Shea Weber – here’s Dirk Hoag of OTF with a really useful post on how arbitration hearings work. Keep this information in mind next week, for when Jannik Hansen has his hearing…

Speaking of the current contract situations of future Canucks skaters – here’s the latest news on the potential Zach Parise extension

That’s all I’ve got for today, my advice: just close your eyes and think of October…