The 2012 NHL Trade deadline is nearing. Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges points out the pickings are interesting this year. Adrian Aucoin, Bryan Allen, Shea Weber, Travis Moen, Chad LaRose, and Tuomo Ruutu, Leaving would be Mason Raymond, and Keith Ballard. Maybe. It means that anyone claiming to know what Mike Gillis will do at the deadline this year is speculating.
Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 31 matchup between the Vancouver Canucks vs. Carolina Hurricanes. Cam Ward and Cory Schneider both put on outstanding performances in their respective creases, but the hometown goaltender held the fort down late. Henrik Sedin, Alex Burrows and Mason Raymond scored for Vancouver who play the Toronto Maple Leafs next on Hockey Night in Canada.