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Canucks Sign RFA Sven Baertschi to a Three-Year Contract

During Canucks general manager Jim Benning’s media availability to discuss the team’s free agent moves, he eluded to an incoming restricted free agent deal to accompany this morning’s transactions. It would seem that the player in question was restricted free agent winger Sven Baertschi. “We’re very pleased to sign Sven to an extension," said GM…

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Former Canuck Anton Rodin Signs With Anaheim Ducks

Sportsnet’s Rick Dhaliwal is reporting that former Canucks winger Anton Rodin has signed in Anaheim. Can't help but cheer for Rodin after what he has gone through in the last 2 years with injuries. He gets another chance at the NHL. https://t.co/E0qJxuZqWD — Rick Dhaliwal (@DhaliwalSports) July 1, 2018 Rodin’s taken a long road to…

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Report: Canucks Sign Centre Tim Schaller to a Two-Year Contract

According to multiple reports, the Canucks have signed former Boston Bruins centre Tim Schaller to a two-year contract valued at $3.8-million, with a cap hit of $1.9-million annually. Tim Schaller to Vancouver. 2 years. $1.9 and $1.9 — Mark Divver (@MarkDivver) July 1, 2018 In fairness, the first to report this contract was a member…

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Report: Canucks sign Antoine Roussel to 4-year deal worth $12-million

The Canucks wanted grit. With the unexpected retirement of the Canucks’ only enforcer in Derek Dorsett, Jim Benning needed a replacement. On the morning of NHL Free Agency, he got his guy. The Canucks signed former Dallas Stars forward Antoine Roussel to bring the toughness, grind, and push-back that they desperately need. In times of desperation,…

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It’s Official; Canucks Sign Jay Beagle to a Four-Year Contract

Sometimes, the best contracts are the ones that one doesn’t sign. That truism is especially prescient on July 1st when a new league year begins and with it comes the dawn of free agency. The Canucks, it seems, couldn’t resist the temptation, though. They’ve signed unrestricted free agent centre Jay Beagle to a four-year, $12-million…