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Canucks Army Game Day 49 – Canucks Vs. Sabres (Slug Edition)

THE INTRO The anticipation for the return of Elias Pettersson is almost unbearable but here we are yet again. Tonight the Canucks welcome the Sabres to Vancouver and it’s the first visit for elite rookie Rasmus Dahlin. The Sabres beat the Flames in impressive fashion a few nights ago while the Canucks are trying to…

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Canucks Army Game Day 47 – Canucks Vs. Panthers (The Last Lu Edition)

THE INTRO Remember last game? Pepperidge Farm remembers. I sure don’t. The Sportsnet debacle kept many of our eyes away from what sounded like a very unexciting match. Tonight, the Canucks welcome the Panthers and an old friend, Roberto Luongo, to Rogers Arena. Both teams are wedged in the bottom-five of their respective conferences and…

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Canucks Playing the Long Game in the Goals Column

Lost in all the hoopla of the Elias Pettersson rock show is the actual Vancouver Canucks roster. It isn’t littered with future Hall of Famers, or even more than a few All-Stars but it is on pace to have the most 20-goal scorers for the first time since 2010 when they had six above the…

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Canucks Army Game Day 42 – Canucks @ Devils (Breakfast Sammich Edition)

THE INTRO Good morning, Canucks fans. Hopefully, you went to the nearest McDonalds to get a yummy sausage and egg McMuffin or maybe you’re having eggs benedict because who doesn’t love eggs benedict? Anyway, this one is an early start on New Year’s Eve. Thankfully, it won’t be another butt-kicking at the hands of the…

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Canucks Army Game Day 40 – Canucks @ Oilers (Welcome Back Edition)

THE INTRO After a much-needed break, the Vancouver Canucks and Edmonton Oilers hook up to do battle tonight for a very early Wild Card playoff position. The Canucks lost a heart-breaker 1-0 against the Jets right before the break and if you didn’t get enough after last game, tonight’s matchup will fill that void. It’s…

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Canucks Army Game Day 39 – Canucks Vs. Jets (Smythe Foes Edition)

THE INTRO It’s the final game before the Christmas break as the Canucks welcome the Jets to Rogers Arena. For whatever reason, the Canucks have surprised their fans, and the NHL, by playing exciting competitive¬†hockey beyond their regular skill level. The veterans that have been with the team for a number of years have had…