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First Look: Canucks Pay Sticker Price For Tyler Toffoli

The Canucks continued their trend of acquiring brand-name players yesterday afternoon when they announced they had traded for pending UFA Tyler Toffoli of the Los Angeles Kings. The details of the trade took longer to trickle out than the results of the Iowa caucus, and fans were getting more than a little antsy while waiting…

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Postgame: Canucks lay an egg, fall to Ducks 5-1

The Canucks were looking to sweep Sedin Week this afternoon in Anaheim after a convincing win against the Predators on Monday and pulling off a rope-a-dope against the Blackhawks after the Sedins’ retirement ceremony on Wednesday. Thing didn’t exactly go according to plan. The team came out flat, caught a couple of unlucky breaks, and…

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Roundtable: Winning the Pacific

We’re nearly 3/4 into the season and the Canucks currently occupy the top spot in the Pacific. They’ve had a fairly easy time keeping their rivals at bay over the past few weeks, but the Oilers sit just one point back of them now with the same number of games played. Do you think the…

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Monday Mailbag: Contracts, Trade Proposals, and Peace On Earth

What are your thoughts on Brogan Rafferty and Juolevi starting their season with the canucks next year? Is tryamkin nhl caliber dman? And how do you see Canucks d pair shaping up for next season? — Johl21 (@johal_21) January 27, 2020 I could definitely see one of the players you listed making the opening night…

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Postgame: Canucks Fall 4-3 to Hurricanes in Thrilling Shootout Loss

The Canucks went into Raleigh this afternoon looking to extend their win streak to six games. The young, upstart Canucks have been on an impressive run since the latter half of December, having won 14 of their last 17 before today’s contest against the Canes. Vancouver started off the game looking very much like a…

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Roundtable: Fixing The All-Star Game

All-Star weekend is now at a close, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to get a sense of where our authors stand on the game. Do you like the All-Star Game? Why or why not? If not, what would you change? Ryan Hank This one is a no brainer. Make it outdoors in Vegas…

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Monday Mailbag: Are the Canucks Good?

who's an ideal first round matchup for us assuming we do make the playoffs? And who'd be a nightmare draw? — 27-18-4 😂😂😂 (@infinitemile8) January 19, 2020 I’d imagine the Canucks would match up favourably against most teams in the Pacific, save perhaps for the Vegas Golden Knights, who have always been a thorn in…

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Roundtable: Goaltending

There’s no denying that Jacob Markstrom has been a driving force behind the Canucks’ success as of late. For the first time in his career, he’s putting up above-average performances on a consistent basis, and it’s catapulted the team into the playoff picture. Unfortunately, it also creates a tricky situation for the Canucks to navigate….