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Adam Comrie Earns AHL Deal With Comets

The Utica Comets have done the expected and signed defenseman Adam Comrie to an AHL deal. Comrie has been with the team on a PTO, (professional tryout) since December 27th. Comets sign Adam Comrie to an AHL contract. Details: https://t.co/uPTemoSSmj pic.twitter.com/A11tQvlMjt — Utica Comets (@UticaComets) January 22, 2018 Comrie has played in 12 games, mostly as…

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CanucksArmy Monday Mailbag: January 22nd

How long until Virtanen gets traded? — Dilettante (@Andrew_Dickie) January 22, 2018 This team has so much invested in Jake Virtanen’s success. I can’t imagine any scenario where Canucks general manager Jim Benning trades Virtanen. It would have to be an absolutely amazing offer, and there’s just no way the Canucks are getting one of those…

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CanucksArmy Post-Game: A True Second Half of a Back-to-Back

I think my title sums this one up perfectly. In the infinite wisdom of the NHL, two teams coming back from vacation the night before (Us: Edmonton, Them: Calgary), playing in the second game of a back to back. On top of that, the Jets played earlier on Hockey Day in Canada, where the Canucks…

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CANUCKS ARMY GDT 47 – CANUCKS @ JETS

Hometown Hockey has the Canucks flying to Winnipeg to take on the Jets. Both teams were in action yesterday with the Jets being the only team registering a victory. The Jets are easily a contender this season to make a run in the Stanley Cup Playoffs while the Canucks are playing towards a top-5 pick…

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Canucks Put Michael Chaput On Waivers

The Vancouver Canucks announced today that they have placed Michael Chaput on waivers. Should Chaput clear by 9:00 am Pacific Tuesday, he should be available for the Comets’ game vs Hartford on Wednesday. Gudbranson is day-to-day. Chaput has been waived. Nilsson starts. pic.twitter.com/hmcO3BjxHo — Vancouver Canucks (@Canucks) January 21, 2018 Chaput has appeared in nine games…

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Plays of the Week: January 14-20th, 2018

The Canucks were off this week, but the Utica Comets were busy. There are lots of positive storylines surrounding the team despite the adversity they’ve been facing. Our own Jeremy Davis wrote about two of those this week, so be sure to check them out! Weekly Features Monday Mailbag (J.D. Burke) Monday Mailbag II (J.D….

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CanucksArmy Post-Game: Oil Spill

After a full week off, we all knew we were in for a mess of a game. To be frank, the Canucks weren’t very good tonight. They lost 5-2 to the Oilers and looked pretty rusty.

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Behold the Resurgence of… Cole Cassels?!

There’s no way around it: the Comets have been absolutely decimated by injuries this season, particularly along the forward group. During their Saturday game against Binghamton, they dressed five players (four forwards) on professional try-out contracts, and as recently as three weeks ago they were playing with nine try-out players in the lineup, with two…

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CANUCKSARMY GDT 46 – CANUCKS @ OILERS

The Canucks are back from their bye week and should have a boost of energy as Bo Horvat nears his return. You may have heard of him. Vancouver entered the break on a two-game winning streak and will look to add a groundbreaking third straight victory against the Edmonton Oilers. Edmonton was dealt some bad news…

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Comets Return Anton Cederholm to Kalamazoo

It looks like the Utica Comets have trimmed their roster by one. The Utica Observer-Dispatch sent out a tweet this morning, letting us know that Anton Cederholm is on his way back to Kalamazoo of the ECHL. Comets reassign Cederholmhttps://t.co/O1ZovTqFtV — O-D Comets (@OD_Comets) January 20, 2018 Cederholm was called up on November 17th to…