Game 58 Toronto vs. Vancouver: Leafs Sweep onto The Best Coast

chris higgins vancouver canucks vs leafs

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Canucks writer Josh Hall gives the win to Vancouver but it won’t come easy because these Toronto Maple Leafs have crunchulence. How will Chris Tanev assist the Canucks on D? Will it be Phil Kessel and Joffrey Lupul showing up for the Leafs? Or will it be Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin who bust the slump for Vancouver. Look for Roberto Luongo to get the start as well.

Game 57 Avalanche vs. Canucks: Hockey Gods Aren’t Happy With Vancouver

Ryan Kesler Canucks Avs

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Canucks writer Josh Hall lays down the bottom line on what the Canucks need to do to get back on track. He’s insistent the Hockey Gods have something to do with it. Ryan Kesler and Henrik Sedin need to improve their attitudes and Cody Hodgson deserves more respect from his coach. Puck Drop is 7pm Wednesday on Sportsnet Pacific.

Game 56 Coyotes vs. Canucks: Desert dogs driving hard into Vancouver

Coyotes vs. Canucks

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Monday Vancouver Canucks vs.Phoenix Coyotes matchup preview. 7:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. The Canucks and Coyotes played once this season, back on November 25th, and the Canucks won 5-0. Sami Salo, Ryan Kesler, David Booth, Maxim Lapierre and Alex Burrows all scored en route to a Cory Schneider shutout.

Game 55 Hockey Day: A Canuck & Flame Walk Into A Bar

Canucks vs. Flames

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Saturday Vancouver Canucks vs. Calgary Flames matchup preview. 10 p.m. ET, on CBC. Hockey Day in Canada. Vancouver has prevailed in two of three meetings this season. The Flames Olli Jokinen has five goals and three assists during a five-game points streak. Roberto Luongo will be in net for Vancouver.

Game 54 Canucks vs. Wild: On a roll versus downward spiral

Vancouver vs. Minnesota

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Thursday Vancouver Canucks vs. Minnesota Wild matchup preview. Thursday at 5:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. Henrik Sedin (The Canucks’ captain was seen in a walking boot Wednesday), Chris Higgins, and Dale Weise are all most likely OUT for this game, though we haven’t yet heard which Chicago Wolves players will be called up.

Game 53: Canucks vs. Predators: Fellowship of the Puck

Vancouver vs. Nashville

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Tuesday Vancouver Canucks vs. Nashville Predators matchup preview. Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. Some Ryan Kesler magic would be nice. It was in Nashville that Kesler split the D and scored arguably the goal of the playoffs. Yes we’ll take that with some popcorn please.

Game 52: Canucks vs. Avalanche ready to rumble in Denver

Roberto Luongo & Cory Schneider

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Saturday Vancouver Canucks vs. Colorado Avalanche matchup preview. Saturday at 12:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. Daniel Sedin, Ryan Kesler, Henrik Sedin, Alex Burrows, Alex Edler, David Booth, Mason Raymond, Roberto Luongo and/or Cory Schneider it’s time to STEP Up. Lay a beatdown on the Avs. Sincerely, Canucks nation.

GAME 51: The Red Wings vs. Canucks Date We Should Appreciate

Detroit vs. Vancouver Keys To The Game

Josh Hall one of our Vancouver Canucks bloggers is back with his Thursday Detroit Red Wings vs. Canucks matchup preview. Tonight at 7:00 p.m. PT, on Rogers Sportsnet. We’re hearing Roberto Luongo will get the start against D-town tonight. The President’s Trophy is up for grabs. Daniel Sedin, Ryan Kesler, Henrik Sedin, Alex Burrows, Alex Edler, and Kevin Bieksa better bring their A-games to Rogers.

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

Chicago Blackhawks vs. Vancouver Canucks

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.

UW Huskies looking to make statement against the Ducks

Washington Huskies vs Oregon Ducks

Our Washington Huskies insider Brandon Choate weighs in on this week’s football matchup against the #6 Oregon Ducks. Defense will be key in this game as the Huskies line must stop the Ducks running game. Cort Dennison and Desmond Trufant will be busy while Josh Shirley needs to be able to contain the wild Oregon running backs.

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