Stick Taps: where I relay Canucks-related news and content that circulated throughout the Smylosphere this week. Rumours, opinion pieces, significant headlines and anything else worth noting to the fan base – I’ve got you covered!
- The Canucks could be getting new alternate jerseys next season (Daily Hive)
- Nikita Tryamkin could still be big part of Canucks’ future (Daily Hive)
- Elias Pettersson fractures thumb at World Championships (The Province)
- Off-season game plan: Vancouver Canucks (TSN)
- Diligent depth defenders the Canucks could target (The Hockey Writers)
- Bo Horvat on Dreger Cafe:
- 100 seconds of questions: Bo Horvat
Great stuff from @TSNBobMcKenzie on the Pettersson situation. Odds are still in the Canucks favour, but the player has just not made a decision either way.
— Blake Price (@BlakePriceTSN) May 18, 2018
Canuck source confirms that following the IIHF World Championships, Blue chip prospect Elias Pettersson is expected to sign with the Canucks.
— John Shannon (@JSportsnet) May 17, 2018
— BarDown (@BarDown) May 19, 2018
A salute to our community leaders 👏
20 outstanding humanitarians across the #OHL including six repeat candidates who positively impact the lives of those around them.
— OntarioHockeyLeague (@OHLHockey) May 15, 2018
The single biggest difference between people who succeed and those who fail—in hockey, in business, in life? Resilience.
— Francesco Aquilini (@fr_aquilini) May 15, 2018
Come support the second annual Chief Ernie Campbell Memorial Golf Tournament on July 11 at UBC Golf Club. Last year we helped raise over $200,000 for the kids of Musqueam Nation. I'd better get in a few practice rounds!
— Francesco Aquilini (@fr_aquilini) May 16, 2018
Great that this young man is on the mend and has all summer to prepare for training camp. https://t.co/Tym9aFUunb
— Francesco Aquilini (@fr_aquilini) May 18, 2018