The World Championships of Hockey are underway in Finland and Sweden but Vancouver Canucks netminder Cory Schneider is absent from team USA’s roster. Where does he sit with the program that has been beat by Canada in the gold medal game in 2 of the last 3 Olympic mens’ hockey tournaments? Does Schneider have what it takes to be better than Jonathan Quick?
Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 66 matchup between the Buffalo Sabres and the Vancouver Canucks. The Canucks fell victim to their own slow start and lack of response on Saturday. Roberto Luongo was brutal for the first five minutes, and allowed three goals in quick succession. David Booth continues to be one of the Canucks’ most consistent forwards, Zack Kassian looked good.
Vancouver Canucks beat blogger Riley Trottier is back and better than ever. With some things to get off his chest. This week, things that bother him about the Canucks, namely Roberto Luongo. Plus his take on the NHL’s Brendan Shanahan giving a free pass to Zdeno Chara for the hit on Ryan Miller. Utter BS.