Game 1: Pittsburgh Penguins 4 vs Vancouver Canucks 3 – Shootout

Canucks insider Keith Vanstone breaks down the Game 1 matchup between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Vancouver Canucks. A 4-3 Penguins shootout win. The shootout served as a stunning showcase of Chris Letang’s talent as well as an enormous flaw in Roberto Luongo’s game.

Who is this Mikael Samuelsson for the Vancouver Canucks?

C-Mac is back and better than ever with his Vancouver Canucks player profile on Mikael Samuelsson. There have been a multitude of Swedes over the years that have played for the Vancouver Canucks. So many players have come to the West Coast from the land of Vikings, that the Canucks dressing room should really be re-christened as ‘Little Stockholm’.

Vancouver Canucks Weekly Notebook | September 29

Kevin V. our man with his pulse on the Vancouver sports beat is back with another edition of the Vancouver Canucks Notebook. The September 29th, 2011 edition. Wednesday night’s exhibition game versus the Anaheim Ducks marked the debut of several Canuck veterans including Roberto Luongo, Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin, Dan Hamhuis and Mikael Samuelsson.

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