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Luongo Love/Hate

There is no figure in hockey more polarizing than Roberto Luongo. Yesterday’s game against the Rangers only added more fuel to the fiery debate. (Photo by byJeff Vinnick/Getty Images) Guest post by Stefan Editors Note: Stefan is my coworker, and an avid hockey and Canucks fan. We have frequent e-mail debates about the merits of…

Headshots All Luongo, All the Damn Time Edition

If you missed it, here’s the pre-game video honouring Rick Rypien. I love how it ends with Rypien pumping up the crowd.  Headshots are a Canucksarmy feature where we link to the days freshest news, and other assorted Canucks web-goodies. If you’ve written a blogpost, made a tribute video or birthed a clever .gif into…

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Refs Call Game Correctly, Bruins Fail to Adjust

Photo by Elsa/Getty Images The Canucks had as frustrating a third period as it is possible to have last night. Luongo was bad, the re-jigged defensive pairings were bad, and their forwards seemingly quit with ten minutes left to play. It was a tough end to a game that the Canucks thoroughly controlled through forty minutes… So…

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Canucks Shutout by Rangers, Luongo Blamed

Luongo’s ugly night was compounded by an inverted Bicycle Kick from Alberts Photo Credit: The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward It was Rick Rypien Night at Rogers Arena and the Canucks, though absolutely dominant through forty minutes, were unable to beat Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers penalty-killers. In the third frame the ice tilted…