Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Canucks blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Maple Leafs vs. Canucks

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Saturday night win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. How bad were the Leafs tonight? Their best defensive play of the night came courtesy of Cody Hodgson’s broken stick that foiled David Booth on a breakaway. Game summarized in one play, see Sami Salo’s powerplay goal that made it 5-1.

Our Picks: The weekly Canucks three stars – February 16th

David Booth

Vancouver sports blogger Riley Trottier weighs in with his Vancouver Canucks weekly three stars post. Here are the few noteworthy performers through February 15th of the Vancouver Canucks 2011-12 campaign. Roberto Luongo, Dan Hamhuis, and David Booth. With a tip of the cap for goal of the week going to Booth as well. Watch the Canucks highlights video in HD.

Colorado Avalanche vs. Canucks blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Canucks Hottie

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Wednesday night over the Colorado Avalanche. Alain Vigneault’s system rarely see tons of responsibility. That didn’t stop Ryan Kesler, Jannik Hansen, Alex Edler, and Alex Burrows from progressing just fine under his watchful eye. The Canucks are heating up.

Phoenix Coyotes vs. Canucks blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Canucks Hottie

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Monday night over the Phoenix Coyotes. Richard had visions of the shootout lasting 17 rounds with no one scoring. Vancouver finally won on a Ryan Kelser goal and a Roberto Luongo save combination. Kevin Bieksa dropped the gloves with Rusty Klesla at the end of overtime. No damage done.

Canucks vs. Calgary Flames blog: Love’ em & Hate’ em

Alberts vs. Jackman

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the loss on Saturday night to the Calgary Flames. Michael Cammalleri and Roman Horak had regulation goals for the Flames, Cody Hodgson and David Booth countered for the Canucks, who lost for just the second time in the past eight contests.

Canucks vs. Minnesota Wild blog: Love’ em & Hate’ em

Kings vs. Canucks

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Thursday night over the Minnesota Wild. Just thirteen seconds into the game, Dany Heatley opened the scoring. Most thought Oh-Oh. It seems Byron Bitz is the latest one-week wonder in Vancouver. The ongoing saga of Henrik Sedin’s ankle the past few days has been an interesting one.

Canucks vs. Nashville Predators blog: Love’ em & Hate’ em

Canucks Sexy Fans

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Tuesday night over the Nashville Predators. Jannik Hansen nicknamed Honey Badger has been absolutely invisible. Byron Bitz has more goals on the year than Scott Gomez. Another shootout win thanks to the superb play of Roberto Luongo.

Canucks vs. Colorado Avalanche blog: Love’ em & Hate’ em

Maple Leafs vs. Canucks

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Saturday afternoon over the Colorado Avalanche. Good news: the Canucks have points in 11 of their last 13. Putting Alex Burrows with Ryan Kesler is a nice trickle-down effect. Daniel Sedin and Henrik Sedin HAVE to play better.

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

Canucks

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the loss on Thursday to the Detroit Red Wings. Tough night for Vancouver defense. Dan Hamhuis looked ordinary. Plus we’ve seen this movie before, sometimes with Andrew Alberts and sometimes with Aaron Rome, and it doesn’t work. Bad chemistry back there.

Our Picks: The weekly Canucks three stars – February 3rd

Cory Schneider + Roberto Luongo

Vancouver sports blogger Riley Trottier weighs in with his Vancouver Canucks weekly three stars post. Here are the few noteworthy performers through February 2nd of the Vancouver Canucks 2011-12 campaign. Cory Schneider, Roberto Luongo, Henrik Sedin, and Cody Hodgson are the guys with great performances for Van-City in the last 7 days.

Canucks Cody Hodgson: January 2012 NHL Rookie Of The Month

Cody Hodgson Rookie Of The Month

Vancouver Canucks blogger Josh Hall reports on the news from the NHL today that Vancouver Canucks forward Cody Hodgson has been named the January 2012 NHL Rookie of the Month. Hodgson, who turns 22 in just over two weeks time, led all rookies in scoring with 10 points (six goals, four assists) in 11 games. He edged Philadelphia Flyers forwards Sean Couturier and Matt Read for votes.

Chicago Blackhawks vs. Canucks Blog: Love’ Em & Hate’ Em

Kings vs. Canucks

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the win on Tuesday over the Chicago Blackhawks. January was a quiet month for the Sedins. Daniel Sedin had points in just three of those seven games while Henrik Sedin had points in just two. During the All Star break Cody Hodgson proved himself immune to Zdeno Chara’s brainwashing.