Blackfish: Canucks Army Weekly Prospect Report – March 31st, 2016

Boston College and North Dakota are in the Frozen Four! The CHL playoffs are in full swing, with the majority of the first round coming to a close this upcoming weekend! The Canucks are in a top three draft spot! You could outside enjoying the lovely weather or reading this week’s Blackfish – so let’s get at it!


Graphic Comments: Campbell, the suit that acts like a heel

The latest disclosure of emails related to the NHL concussion lawsuit leaves a lot of questions unanswered. But the biggest one might just be, “why does Colin Campbell still have an email account?” But the fact that he does have an email account, and uses it, leads to a much more important follow-up question, “why…



The Canucks and Sharks face off for the second time in three days in a battle of sea mammal logos. In an actual fight, the Orca should win as we don’t really know what type of shark San Jose is actually. Doubt it’s a great white but maybe a sand tiger shark? Kinda dangerous but…


Thatcher Demko Named to “Hobey Baker Hat Trick” As Top 3 Finalist

The accolades keep pouring in for Canucks goaltending prospect Thatcher Demko, as the 20-year old netminder was named today to the Hobey Baker Hat Trick as one of the three finalists for the Hobey Baker Memorial Award as the NCAA’s top player. Demko’s competition for the award includes Winnipeg prospect Kyle Connor and former Nashville…


What Role Have Injuries Played in the Canucks’ Brutal Season?

The Vancouver Canucks are in the midst of one of the worst seasons in their 45-year history, and while many are satisfied with the high draft pick that it will undoubtedly yield, others are looking for something to blame. So what about all those injuries? The Canucks have spent large swaths of the season dealing…