Red Wings vs. Canucks Blog: Love’ Em & Hate’ Em

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Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win over the Detroit Red Wings. Mike Gillis has made no secret that he hopes to emulate the Red Wings model and really the only thing separating these two franchises right now is the minor detail of Cup wins. Wednesday Alex Burrows, Roberto Luongo, Cody Hodgson and Jannick Hansen had huge games.

Please Go Away! Mark Messier owed some money from the Canucks?

Mark Messier

News out of Vancouver Canucks land this week from blogger Richard Hodges covering the Nucks. Mark Messier hasn’t played for the Vancouver Canucks for 10+ years. But according to the former captain, the Canucks still may owe him some money for his services. According to the Vancouver Province newspaper the Nucks have arranged for an arbitrator to hear the case.

Headshots: The Never Ending Hockey Debate

Moore was knocked unconscious by this guy...Remember him?

Our gal on the Vancouver sports scene Carolyn Smith weighs in on the NHL’s headshot debate. The issue of hits to the head deserves all the news coverage it gets, and should continue to be discussed in the NHL – brain damage is a serious thing…

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