Thatcher Demko Traded to Calgary (WHL)

View image | gettyimages.com Some Vancouver Canucks prospect news broke this afternoon when it was announced that G Thatcher Demko had been traded… in the WHL. The 19-year old netminder previously had his junior rights held by the Spokane Chiefs, but was dealt to the Calgary Hitmen. So does this mean that Demko is leaving…

Bo Horvat to Remain With Vancouver Through WJC’s

View image | gettyimages.com Bo Horvat won’t be at World Junior, Canucks announce http://t.co/iL3CGLPipc pic.twitter.com/JoCadBesUi — Province Sports (@provincesports) December 15, 2014 Despite the impending returns of some of Vancouver’s depth forwards from injury and the roster crunch that’s sure to ensue, the Vancouver Canucks have opted not to release Bo Horvat to join Team Canada…

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Canucks Army Weekly Player Grades: Forwards, December 15th, 2014

For some of you, getting your report card was one of the most exciting times of the year. If your grades were good, maybe your parents would give you a little extra allowance to spend, or let you get that video game you wanted. For others, report card time was a tangled mess of gut-wrenching nervousness and oh…

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Canucks Army Postgame: That Could Have Gone Better

View image | gettyimages.com Leading up to today’s game, there were a number of exciting storylines to pay attention to: the Canucks winning-est coach Alain Vignault was returning to Vancouver; the Canucks were not able to beat the Rangers in two matchups last year; they’ve just returned home after a 7 game road trip seeing them lose the last…

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Canucks Army GDT #30 – Canucks vs. Rangers

View image | gettyimages.com The Canucks play their first home game since returning from a 3-3-1 road trip tonight as Alain Vigneault brings his New York Rangers to town. AV’s club isn’t as dangerous as the squad that won the East just earlier this calendar year, but the lights-out play of Rick Nash has helped…

THE FANTASY MINUTE

NHL Fantasy Hockey tips from The Nation Network and DailyFaceoff.com. Here’s a quick run through of the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy-low sell-high candidates for the week (Based on 12 team leagues).

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THE PACIFIC WAR ROOM

Another week is in the books, and that means its time for another edition of the Pacific War Room. What is the Pacific War Room? Each week, our friends at the Royal Half round up a summary of the week that was from the best and brightest bloggers from around the Pacific Division.

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Would Cory Conacher Fit with the Canucks?

“Cory Conacher 2013-05-17” by Michael MillerOwn work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons. #ISLES TRANSACTION: Cory Conacher has been placed on waivers. — New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) December 12, 2014 Death, Taxes and Cory Conacher on waivers.  For whatever reason, Cory Conacher has seemed like a promising young player, but can never stay with a team…

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Comets Militia: Down on the Farm – December 12th, 2014

  Courtesy the Utica Comets Fan Club Another week gone by for the Utica Comets as the schedule has started to calm down a bit.  With the Christmas break coming up games are not coming quite as frequently as they were.  Having gone from 4 games in a week, the Comets only played two games this…

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The Roundup

Flames PDO, the worst Canuck, Kessel needs time off, the cartoon above, Justin Jultz, Johnny Goalie, Las Vegas and more in this week’s Roundup.