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CanucksArmy Roundtable: Setting Expectations

It’s the quiet before the storm; the Friday before a Monday NHL trade deadline. Trades are starting to come together, some with more ease than others — I’m looking at you, Pittsburgh Penguins, Ottawa Senators and… Vegas Golden Knights? PIT-OTT deal involving Brassard is ultra-complicated, so much so that Brassard will likely first be traded…

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Michael Del Zotto Should Be On the Trade Block

Now that the Canucks have locked up Erik Gudbranson, their most valuable asset from a deadline perspective (concerning what he could have netted in return), their ability to accrue pieces for their ostensible rebuild at the deadline has been compromised. I mean, you can’t blame them. Everyone knows rebuilding teams that are at least three to…

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Philip Holm to Make his Canucks Regular Season Debut

The wait is over! Little over a week after the Canucks recalled defenceman Philip Holm from the Utica Comets, they revealed that he will be making his NHL debut tonight against the Western Conference-leading Vegas Golden Knights. He’s in. Holm will make his @NHL debut tonight in Vegas. pic.twitter.com/T0u74oDOxs — Vancouver Canucks (@Canucks) February 23,…

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Top 3 Trade Destinations for Thomas Vanek

Now that the Canucks have taken Erik Gudbranson off the trade market, Thomas Vanek is their premier trade chip going into the February 26th deadline. They have bigger names that can bring in far more significant hauls, but when trying to divine the Canucks plans it’s Vanek’s name that comes into focus. That’s not by…

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CANUCKS ARMY GDT 61 – CANUCKS @ GOLDEN KNIGHTS

As the Brandon Flowers song goes “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas.” The Canucks hop on a quick flight to Vegas to take on the absolutely red-hot Vegas Golden Knights. This story should have gone away a long time ago, but these guys are legit. Vancouver has taken a different path this season so they’ll be…

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About That Authority You’re Appealing To…

The big news this week is obviously the re-signing of Canucks defenceman Erik Gudbranson. It’s everywhere, and you’d have to be actively ignoring all things Canuck-related to miss it (although no one would think less of you for it). This news was such a massive deal that it’s only natural that everyone – from pro-analytics…