Canucks closing in on deals on Tyler Myers and Jordie Benn

Free agency day technically hasn’t started yet, but we’re already well into Free Agent Frenzy. A wealth of free agents, ranging from major names like Matt Duchene and Sergei Bobrovsky to smaller names like Richard Panik and Ryan Hartman, have already agreed on contracts during the NHL’s free agent interview period.


Vancouver Canucks Development Camp Through The Utica Lens: Brogan Rafferty, Josh Teves & Mitch Eliot

Brogan Rafferty/Josh Teves/Mitch Eliot In my first article from Vancouver Canucks development camp, I shared my one-on-one interview with Utica Comets head coach Trent Cull. Vancouver Canucks Development Camp Through The Utica Lens: Interview With Trent Cull https://t.co/vj0RgrJ83N #Canucks #NHL — Botchford's Army (@CanucksArmy) June 29, 2019 For today, I thought I would take a…


Canucks potential UFA targets: Defensemen

The Canucks are expected to improve their blueline this week through free agency beginning July 1st. The team didn’t extend qualifying offers to Ben Hutton and Derrick Pouliot and have been linked to top free agent defensemen Tyler Myers and Jake Gardiner. Sources from Buffalo at the NHL combine tell me they hear the #Canucks…


Report: Luke Schenn might be signing somewhere else

Luke Schenn was an afterthought in the Canucks trade with the Anaheim Ducks that saw Michael Del Zotto head So-Cal. But after the Canucks ran into some more injuries, Schenn was recalled and performed well for a team looking for size on the backend. He looked particularly strong as a partner for Quinn Hughes. The…


Canucks potential UFA targets: Forwards

With free agency right around the corner, there are plenty of rumours surrounding the Canucks and who they could target July 1st. With the Canucks trading for J.T. Miller at the 2019 NHL Draft, there’s a chance they don’t even sign a forward in free agency this year. GM Jim Benning, however, has said that…


From The Community: Does Benning have a plan?

We are back with another edition of ‘From the Community’. Matthew Dolmage has contributed a few pieces to this series over the past year: Matthew Dolmage is a lawyer practicing in Northern BC and the producer of The Hockey PDOCast with Dimitri Filipovic. He has been a CanucksArmy reader since 2011. This time, he is…


JetsNation discusses Tyler Myers

With speculation swirling around the Canucks being interested in unrestricted free agent defenceman Tyler Myers, we looked to our friends at JetsNation to let us know about the season that the big, 29-year-old had in 2018-19. Here’s what they had to say:


Did the Canucks miss the boat on P.K. Subban?

The New Jersey Devils stole the show at last weekend’s draft in Vancouver. After selecting Jack Hughes with the first overall pick on Friday Night, the Devils swung a deal on Saturday afternoon to acquire former Norris Trophy winner P.K. Subban.


Jim Benning discusses cap recapture, free agency and roster decisions

GM Jim Benning met with the media today to discuss cap recapture, free agency and roster decisions. "It's not the best situation for us but it's something we knew could happen." #Canucks GM Jim Benning discusses cap recapture, free agency and roster decisions. pic.twitter.com/ORXDz8l2qa — Vancouver Canucks (@Canucks) June 27, 2019 Roberto Luongo Roberto Luongo…


Scott Walker leaves Canucks development team to join Coyotes

It was announced yesterday by the Arizona Coyotes that Scott Walker would be joining the club as a Special Assistant to the GM on a multi-year contract #Coyotes announce changes to Hockey Operations staff:https://t.co/bidoJ9JQoV — Arizona Coyotes (@ArizonaCoyotes) June 27, 2019 Walker had been with the Canucks since 2015-16 where he started as a Development…