Canucks Army Monday Mailbag: June 19th – Part Deux

Would it have been a good idea for the Canucks to offer Juolevi+ to get Drouin? — Canuck (@gillisisgod) June 18, 2017 It’s funny you should bring this trade proposal up. Just last week, the masses accused me of hating the Canucks and their prospects because I would, in fact, make a trade similar to…


Drafting the Vegas Golden Knights – The Biech Boys

Everyone else is doing a mock Expansion Draft, so figured I would give it a shot. Let’s draft the Vegas Golden Knights! The full draft protected lists can be found here.  Furthermore, I will honour the trades that are already rumoured to be in place: So far, VGK reportedly has deals to not take… –…


Canucks Army Year in Review: Brendan Gaunce

After long years spent marinating in the Canucks’ system, Brendan Gaunce rewarded the team’s patience with a breakthrough campaign. The versatile 22-year-old utility forward set a career high in games played (57) and assists (five) before a torn shoulder labrum ended his season right as he was about to tie a career high in goals….


J.D. Burke’s Top 100 Prospects for the 2017 NHL Entry Draft

As I’m sure you’re well aware by now, the Nation Network Prospect Profile countdown concluded on Friday with Nico Hischier checking in as second overall in favour of Nolan Patrick in first. That wraps up the consensus part of Canucks Army’s prospect ranking series. This year, I wanted to make the process as transparent as…


Canucks Army Monday Mailbag: June 19th

Marchessault… what would the Canucks have to give up to get him, from LV or FLA? — Canucks/Jays (@CanucksJays) June 18, 2017 Don’t get me wrong — I really like Jonathan Marchessault’s game. The Canucks really missed the boat letting him pass while they signed players like Borna Rendulic, Jack Skille, Michael Chaput, etc. to…


The Nation Notebook: Vegas Begins Its Wheeling and Dealing

The Nation Network Notebook is a regular feature that rounds up interesting news, stories, and rumours from around the NHL that don’t quite deserve their own article.  The NHL trade freeze is on until Thursday as teams wait for Vegas to pick their team. There were some surprise names on the unprotected side of things,…