NWSB Vancouver Canucks Insider Josh Hall lays the smack down on the wheelings and dealings of the Canucks this Trade Deadline day. He’s pretty miffed about Cody Hodgson but agrees Zack Kassian is a good pickup…just not for CoHo. How will Sami Pahlsson help the bottom six forward mix? Why the heck wasn’t Mason Raymond traded instead? Check it.
Managing Editor at NWSB and Vancouver Canucks blogger “Q” tells us today the Canucks have acquired big hulking Candian junior team player Zack Kassian from the Buffalo Sabres and defenseman Marc-Andre Gragnani. In exchange the Canucks give up Alex Sulzer a defenseman currently with the Chicago Wolves and third line center Cody Hodgson. Who won this trade folks?
NWSB Vancouver Canucks Insider Richard Hodges weighs in on what the Canucks could and should do at the deadline to make their chances at a Stanley Cup better. Will Mason Raymond be shipped out? How about Cory Schneider? Many think he should stay for another Cup run. Maybe it will be draft picks…read on to find out what great moves Van-City should make at the 2012 NHL trade deadline.
Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Tuesday L.A. Kings vs. Vancouver Canucks matchup preview. 7:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. Ryan Kesler now has something to prove after a media fiasco. Dale Weise on the 4th line, and Manny Malhotra are playing for their jobs with a rumor George Parros could be on his way. David Booth returned Sunday as well.
Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the loss to the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night. The writing was on the wall when Nick Bonino was allowed as many chances as he wanted to score on Roberto Luongo. nice to see the return of David Booth. At least Mason Raymond had a pretty wraparound goal.
Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Sunday Anaheim Ducks vs. Vancouver Canucks matchup preview. 7:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. Maybe some family time will do them some good. The Nucks now play 9 of their next 13 at Rogers Arena. Henrick Sedin and Daniel Sedin are finally back to #1 and #2 in league scoring.
Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win over the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday night. Bobby Ryan and Nick Bonino scored late for the Ducks but it wasn’t enough against Cory Schneider and the Canucks. Who got goals from Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin, Mason Raymond and Cody Hodgson in a 5-2 win.
Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Thursday Vancouver Canucks vs. Anaheim Ducks matchup preview. 7:30 p.m. PT, SNet Pacific (Vancouver). Cory Schneider will get the start tonight and is 1-1-0 lifetime versus Anaheim. Andrew Ebbett is riding high after an OT winner last night vs. the Sharks. Daniel Sedin and Ryan Kesler also scored.