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You Know What I Hate?! – April 16th

Ryan Kesler is angry. And so am I. But when I’m angry, I don’t collapse in a heap and immediately look at a referee with my hands in the air. (Photo by Ben Nelms, Reuters) Today I continue my weekly feature of me venting and raging on stupid crap happening with the Canucks, their fans…

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Does Vigneault Get “out-coached” in the postseason?

As I’ve already written today, we’ll start with the Canucks postmortems when that becomes appropriate: when the Canucks season is done, dead, and buried in the ground. At the moment, the season is on life-support, but I’m interested in seeing how the Canucks respond to their current deficit before wading into the muck and thoroughly…

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Spin it like Henrik

  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images) It hasn’t been a banner week for the Canucks. Vancouver’s club has been punchless in their first round series against the Kings, they’ve been outscored 9 to 4 and their special teams have been an unmitigated disaster. One of the club’s brightest lights, All-Star defenseman Alex Edler, has struggled…

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Brown does it all for Kings – Recap and scoring chances

(Danny Moloshok, REUTERS) Not a good night, was this? Cory Schneider came in, and the team showed some promise early, out-shooting Los Angeles 11-5 in the first period and bringing it to 24-11 through two. The team kept LA to a minimal amount of scoring chances in the early going, but on the inverse, many…