Report: Alex Burrows will not be suspended for hit on Gaustad

It’s a rare example of Alex Burrows receiving the benefit of the doubt. The hand of the NHL’s Department of Player Safety has reportedly been stayed and the pesky Vancouver Canucks winger will not be facing a disciplinary hearing for interfering with Nashville Predators checker Paul Gaustad on Tuesday night, according to TVA’s Renaud Lavoie. Read on…

Canucks Army Prospect Report – April 1st, 2015

View image | gettyimages.com We are back with another edition of the Canucks Weekly Prospect Report where I dig into all the latest stats, rumours, gossip, news, achievements, and even made up stories from around the different junior hockey leagues. We look into the play of all (non-AHL) Canucks prospects from the CHL, NCAA, Europe, and even…

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Canucks Army Postgame: The (Attempted) Revenge Of Stephane Auger

@GARandall @passittobulis Willie. Angry. pic.twitter.com/X76i1g13iX — Daniel Mitchell (@danielkmitch) April 1, 2015 Tonight was a schedule loss for the Vancouver Canucks. Coming off a tough game less than 24 hours prior, travelling overnight into a hostile city, and facing one of the NHL’s best home teams with a tired goalie in net, Vancouver had no…

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Burrows, Bieksa tossed from game vs. Predators

Photo Credit: Sergei Belski/USA TODAY Sports Following a very strange series of events Vancouver Canucks veterans Kevin Bieksa and Alex Burrows were both assessed a game misconduct late in Tuesday night’s game oddly officiated game against the Nashville Predators.  We’ll try and unpack what occurred after the jump.

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Canucks’ Kevin Bieksa penalized for rule 48 violation on Predators’ Stalberg; suspension coming?

Photo Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports Early in the first period of the Vancouver Canucks’ Tuesday night game against the Nashville Predators, Canucks defender Kevin Bieksa caught Predators forward Viktor Stalberg with an illegal check to the head.  Bieksa was assessed a minor penalty on the play and Stalberg left the game rather woozily with an apparent head…