Michael DiPietro sets new OHL record for shutouts

Canucks’ prospect Michael DiPietro is making history in the OHL. After being traded to the Ottawa 67’s from the Windsor Spitfires and backstopping Team Canada at the 2019 World Junior Championships, the 19-year-old netminder is back doing his thing in the OHL crease. DiPietro pitched a  15-save shutout against Peterborough on Friday evening, as the 67’s took…


Michael DiPietro traded to Ottawa 67’s in OHL blockbuster

It’s been an eventful 48 hours for Canucks’ top goaltending prospect Michael DiPietro. Just a day after being named to Team Canada’s roster for the 2019 World Junior Selection camp, DiPietro has been traded from the Windsor Spitfires of the OHL to the Ottawa 67’s in exchange for forward Yegor Afanasyev, four second-round draft picks and…


Sedin twins honoured with King Clancy trophy at NHL Awards

The Sedin twins have made NHL history. The Swedish brothers became the first ever joint winners of the King Clancy Memorial Trophy on Wednesday evening at the 2018 NHL Awards in Las Vegas. The award is given annually to the NHL player (or in this case, “players”) who best exemplifies leadership qualities both on and off…


Player Power Rankings: February 19, 2018

It’s back! With the go-ahead from Grainne, I’m bringing back CanucksArmy’s weekly Player Power Rankings! Overall, I’d say it was a pretty good week for the Canucks. Why would I make such a statement when the week included two losses in a row? Look no further than Saturday night’s game vs Boston. I think that’s…


The Roundup

Full panic in Edmonton and Detroit; Flames still searching for identity; looking at Leafs trade targets; examining the Jets start; John Tavares, Matt Hendricks and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.


The Roundup

Toronto needs to move a forward; managing cap and roster space in Vancouver; breaking down the Camalleri trade in Edmonton; no panic in Calgary; the eye test versus stats battle rages on; Dale Hawerchuk and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.


The Roundup

This week, we take a look at whether Kyle Dubas is still on track to be the next Leafs’ GM, decisions on Gudbranson in Vancouver, Maroon or Lucic in Edmonton, and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.


Thatcher Demko recalled by Vancouver

Anders Nilsson is about to become a dad. According to Rick Dhaliwal of Sportsnet 650, the tandem starter’s wife is due to deliver today – so he’s out of commission for the moment, awaiting his family’s newest addition. In his place? It’s Thatcher Demko time. It was announced on Saturday, via official press release, that…