Archives for January 2012

THE Recap: Seattle Seahawks at the 2012 Pro Bowl

In the wake of the 2012 Pro Bowl this weekend, Seahawks insider Brandon Choate breaks down how the Seahawks fared in the game. Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, Brandon Browner, Michael Robinson and Marshawn Lynch all played in the Pro Bowl like they did all season long. The defensive players were in on almost every play while Robinson and Lynch were the NFC battery in the backfield most of the second half.

Chicago Blackhawks vs. Canucks Blog: Love’ Em & Hate’ Em

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Tuesday over the Chicago Blackhawks. January was a quiet month for the Sedins. Daniel Sedin had points in just three of those seven games while Henrik Sedin had points in just two. During the All Star break Cody Hodgson proved himself immune to Zdeno Chara’s brainwashing.

Flying V’s Hat Trick: Canucks Survive Blackhawks in Western Conference Thriller

Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 50 matchup between the Chicago Blackhawks and Vancouver Canucks. After practically waving a white flag in the second period, the Canucks learned their lesson late. The sublime goaltending of Cory Schneider and the clutch passing of Daniel Sedin & Henrik Sedin won it for Van-City in overtime.

THE Recap: Vancouver Canucks at the 2012 All-Star Game

Richard Hodges weighs in with his 2012 NHL all star game Vancouver Canucks edition – recap. Sunday night was the All-Star game itself and the Sedins were all over the night, starting with Henrik flashing a Rick Rypien shirt pre-game. Cody Hodgson found himself on Zdeno Chara’s team thanks to a coin toss that went horribly, horribly wrong.

Vancouver Whitecaps Pre-Season Round-up (Jan. 31)

Have you come to NWSB looking for 2012 Vancouver Whitecaps training camp information? You’ve come to the right place. Starting today, we will be checking in regularly to assess the progress of players, position battles, and other tidbits of news as it develops. strives to be your number one Whitecaps MLS Blog.

Chicago Blackhawks vs. Canucks Betting Odds & Handicapping Preview Jan. 31

Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Chicago Blackhawks vs. Vancouver Canucks Tuesday matchup. The Canucks are -134 home favorites. Vancouver has been their own worst enemy this season. They should get up for Chicago! Daniel Sedin has been uncharacteristically quiet and Henrik Sedin is pointless in his last four games. Cory Schneider will start for Vancouver.

AL West Celebrity Death Match: Pujols vs. Hernandez

Danny Ferguson provides some offeason comedic relief in this witty Celebrity Death Matchup between The Machine and The King. The A.L. West is primed to be a battle field and in the third week of May the Mariners will call upon their champion, Felix Hernandez to face Albert Pujols. Strike three. Felix Wins. If only he would pitch again the next night.

Canadian Women’s CONCACAF Finals and the Vancouver Whitecaps

Women`s soccer has exploded over the past few years with the addition of extra teams in amateur leagues across the continent to accommodate more interested players. Canada`s lofty world ranking has maintained interest in the sport and with the large numbers of female fans in attendance this week at the CONCACAF Olympics qualifier, it is time for the Vancouver Whitecaps to promote their women’s team.

Blackhawks vs. Canucks Game 50: Woooah, We’re Halfway There…Kinda

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Tuesday Chicago Blackhawks vs. Canucks matchup preview. Tuesday 7:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. Fight night? Unlikely. Dan Carcillo being out for the season with a knee injury and Dale Weise and Keith Ballard won’t know who to drop them with. Patrick Kane vs. Ryan Kesler should be a good tilt though.

Washington vs. Arizona Video – Pac 12 Basketball Highlights

Did you miss the Washington Huskies vs. Arizona Wildcats Pac 12 basketball game Saturday? C.J. Wilcox made two free throws with five seconds left and visiting Washington held off a late Arizona rally to beat the Wildcats 69-67 on Saturday in a rematch of last season’s conference championship game. The Huskies recorded their first sweep of the Arizona schools since 2006.

Trail Blazers vs. Jazz Preview | Handicapping | Betting Odds Jan. 30

Jason Green weighs in with his Portland Trailblazers vs. Utah Jazz Monday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. NBA odds favor the Jazz by 2. The over/under is set at 188. The Jazz are 6-13 ATS in their last 19 games LeMarcus Aldridge (22.5 ppg), Wesley Mathews (13.6 ppg), and Gerald Wallace (13.5 ppg) will be counted on to provide the offense tonight.

Top Canucks rumours during the All-Star break for the non-All Stars

C-Mac one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with some All Star Break rumors for the hometeam. Well Canucks fans, have you seen any of the rest of the team around town during the break? Do you know what they might have been up to for the past week? Here are five of the hottest rumours around town involving Mason Raymond, Jannik Hansen, Cory Schneider, Aaron Rome and Mike Gillis.

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