Headshots March 1st

So Andrew Gordon’s new teammates decided to jazz up his new stall.
Hehehehehe. Rookie.
(Photo via Andrew Gordon – twitter)

Headshots are a Canucks Army feature where we link to the day’s freshest news, and other assorted Canucks web-goodies. If you’ve written a blogpost, produced a tribute video or birthed a clever .gif into existence – please e-mail Thom at thom.drance@gmail.com.

The boys over at The Legion of Blog are at it again… this time, they dish up pure gold with S**t Canucks Fans DON’T Say (Video) There are some absolute gems in here. My favourite is "They didn’t have a Messier?!"… "(sigh) Sold out." Great work guys.

Harrison Mooney finally askes the really important question about the Canucks deadline acquisitions: Who is this year’s big trade deadline winner? Is it Tanev, Kesler, or Gilman? This is not a flippant discussion because all three have a legitimate claim at being deemed the winner.

Did the Cam Neely trade really cost the Vancouver Canucks the Stanley Cup in 2011? Tony Gallagher takes you on a nourney and shows you how this is indeed VERY possible.

GIF BREAK! Here’s the always smiling, always affable Victor Oreskovich enjoying a chuckle during an interview. Oreo, you so cute, I just wanna punch those cheeks of yours. (via sami-salo.tumlr.com)


According to a report from Bob McKenzie, Saskatoon has expressed interest to NHL for a franchise, to the point where a group has met with NHL league officials to discuss. The most surprising part of this story is that, 29 years ago, the St. Louis Blues were sold and prepped to move to the Paris of the Prairies, until the league kiboshed that transaction.

And with a h/t to our friends at Pass it to Bulis for pointing this out to us, Red Wings blog Winging it in Motown gives a statistical breakdown of special teams. It identifies the Canucks as being super wicked awesome.