2019-2020 Season Preview: Ottawa Senators

The Ottawa Senators find themselves in rebuild mode as the 2019-2020 season gets underway, with a new head coach in D.J. Smith. The bench boss receives a much different NHL team than the one presented just a year ago, with Thomas Chabot and Brady Tkachuk now among the top draws. The old guard, including theContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Ottawa Senators”

What Went Wrong: Vancouver Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks started the 2018-2019 season without Trevor Linden in the front office, as he left his post as president of hockey operations in July of 2018 and was replaced by Jim Benning. More importantly, the team was headed toward life without Daniel and Henrik Sedin. The twins retired in April of 2018. DidContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Vancouver Canucks”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Vancouver Canucks

It’s hard to put a finger on what the Vancouver Canucks are doing. They’ve missed the playoffs three of the last four seasons and have seemingly been in the midst of a so-called “rebuild on the fly” for the past several years. There have been some exciting developments, but the club has also piled upContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Vancouver Canucks”