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CanucksArmy Post Game: 17%

Puck Drop The Canucks and the game, in general, got off to a fairly slow start against Colorado on Tuesday night. It took Vancouver until the 13-minute mark of the period to register their first shot on goal. With Jacob Markstrom still out with a “tweak” according to Canucks general manager Jim Benning, it was…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Game 18

The Rundown It may be seven years later, but I don’t think a single Canucks fan has forgotten. Any time the Bruins come to town the memories and heartbreak come back ever so slightly for many in Vancouver. To rub salt in the wound, while the Canucks toil at the bottom of standings for a…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Shark Tanked

The Rundown On the heels of last nights loss, the Canucks were off to San Jose to take on ‘Jumbo’ Joe Thornton and the Sharks. After being called on out of the bullpen last night in relief of Jacob Markstrom, Anders Nilsson got the start. Puck Drop Early on the teams traded chances — Darren…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Surf & Turf’d

The news of the day, Jim Benning’s contract extension, overshadowed a rematch of last weeks game in Florida between the Panthers and Canucks. A game the Canucks would soon like to forget, as the loss kicked off a 1-2 road trip. Though the trip was a tumultuous one; the Canucks did wrap it up with…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Rocked like a Hurricane

The Canucks entered the second half of their back-to-back in Carolina depleted, to say the least. Earlier today news broke that Chris Tanev, Markus Granlund and (welp) Brock Boeser were both out after being injured Thursday against Tampa Bay. Puck Drop It wouldn’t take long for the Canucks to fall behind — just 14 seconds…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Lightning strikes twice

For the second time in less than a week the Vancouver Canucks faced-off with Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning. This time in Tampa Bay, as the Canucks continued their four-game road trip. Puck Drop On the first half of back-to-backs, Canucks head coach Travis Green gave Anders Nilsson his first start since January 21st. Despite…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Bark-over

Puck Drop   The Canucks kicked off the week Tuesday night in Florida. There would be no familiar face between the pipes this time for the Panthers, though, as Roberto Luongo remains out with a groin injury, though there has been speculation he could return in time for the Canucks rematch with the Panthers. The Canucks…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Saturday Nights Alright for Lightning

Puck Drop The Canucks faced off against the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night. Tampa Bay came in winners of four of their last five games, fresh off a 7-4 track meet with the Calgary Flames. Any trepidation Canucks fans felt going into this one was justified; the Bolts are as advertised. It took just one minute…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: Brendan’s Breakout

Puck Drop On the heels of Tuesday nights thrilling overtime victory against Colorado, Tsawassen native Brent Seabrook and the Chicago Blackhawks were in town Thursday night. The Canucks had their legs early in this one, and they needed them. The first whistle of the period didn’t come until 5:55 into the game. Erik Gudbranson returned…

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CanucksArmy Post Game: An Avalanche of Goals

Puck Drop Fresh off an All-Star MVP, Brock Boeser rejoined the Canucks for a date with Nathan MacKinnon and the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night. The Canucks would go up early on in this one. After turning the puck over, Thomas Vanek made a nice defensive play and sprung Bo Horvat on the breakaway. Horvat…