Ideal Off-Ice Roles For Some Notable Former Canucks

If the semi-retired team slogan is to be believed, then “We Are All Canucks”—and there doesn’t appear to be a statute of limitations on that distinction. Vancouver fans have a tendency to think of individual players as Canucks long after they’ve left the city—even if said player has gone on to play several seasons in…


Report: Canucks were interested in Marcus Johansson at last deadline

It’s clear that the Canucks have been looking for ways to add to their forward group to inject some more offensive support to their top players. With that in mind, it was mentioned by The Athletic’s and TSN’s Pierre Lebrun that the Canucks were interested in Boston Bruins forward Marcus Johansson at this past trading deadline LISTEN…


3 Quick Thoughts about the USNTDP

So I’ve been watching a ton of USNTDP games over the past month and really dove into them over the past few weeks. It’s absolutely true that this team is full of some amazing talent and I think that half of the first 10 picks in this years draft will be from that team. There’s…


Why Alex Edler Might Test The Market—And Then Sign In Vancouver Anyway

It’s early June, and there’s yet to be any concrete news about the signing of Alex Edler to a new contract—something that once seemed like a foregone conclusion. The longer the process takes, the closer Edler comes to actually hitting the unrestricted free agency market—and that’s where things could get complicated. Jim Benning says the…


Monday Mailbag: AHL Coaches, Tracking Technology, and the Draft

  If Cull is done in Utica, who is a likely replacement? And when AHL coaches are hired, is it done with an eye towards developing prospects, winning in AHL or a potential NHL replacement for the current coach? — Steve Conelley (@steveconelley) May 27, 2019 First of all, the Canucks have planted their flag…


What lies ahead for Ben Hutton?

Now four years into his NHL career with the Canucks, Ben Hutton’s future is at a standstill. Playing for a franchise in transition that is trying to find players that will be part of their future success, Hutton might be referred to as a former Canuck sooner rather than later.


2019 Draft Countdown: Karl Henriksson, Billy Constantinou, Vladislav Kolyachonok, Antti Tuomisto, and Brayden Tracey

Welcome to Canucks Army’s 2019 Draft Countdown. Over the next four weeks leading up to the draft, we’ll be rounding up scouting reports, quotes, and videos about our Top-100 prospects available. Here are aggregated profiles on 2019 Draft Countdown: Karl Henriksson, Billy Constantinou, Vladislav Kolyachonok, Antti Tuomisto, and Brayden Tracey.  No. 70: Karl Henriksson Date…


Canucks Enter The Dragon’s Den – Part Two

After seeing what a few of the Dragons were willing to offer soon to be free agent Artemi Panarin, the Canucks Army investors take on a new challenge, the Swedish road hockey goalie himself: Alex Edler. The Eagle is set to become a UFA, no not the popular helmet worn by Wayne Gretzky, an unrestricted…