Canucks: What is Jim Benning Doing?

What are the Vancouver Canucks doing? It’s a simple question. If you’ve been anywhere near the local Vancouver headlines over the past few days, you also know it’s a very pressing one. Talk to anyone in or near the fanbase, including the masked cashier behind a pane of glass at your local grocery store, andContinue reading “Canucks: What is Jim Benning Doing?”

2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Vancouver Canucks vs. St. Louis Blues

The Vancouver Canucks did not draw an easy post-season assignment, as they’ll clash with the defending Stanley Cup Champions. The St. Louis Blues didn’t win a game in the round robin, which sank them all the way to the fourth seed in the Western Conference. The team entered the round robin with the best pointsContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Vancouver Canucks vs. St. Louis Blues”

Canucks: Vancouver Drops Wild with OT Win, Advances to Playoffs

On a night full of some ridiculous hockey and even more ridiculous comebacks, the Vancouver Canucks closed the door on the Minnesota Wild with a 5-4 overtime victory to clinch a playoff berth. Chris Tanev secured the win for the Canucks, scoring just 11 seconds into the extra frame with a slick wrister from theContinue reading “Canucks: Vancouver Drops Wild with OT Win, Advances to Playoffs”

Canucks: Demko Gets Win, But It’s a Long Road Ahead

Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko has his work cut out for him, that goes without saying. He did the job Tuesday, pulling his club to a 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in the first of what could be a very long, very difficult stretch. The 24-year-old from San Diego now has the task ofContinue reading “Canucks: Demko Gets Win, But It’s a Long Road Ahead”

Canucks: Vancouver Keeps Streak Alive With Wild Win Against Chicago

Don’t look now, but the Vancouver Canucks are putting together quite a winning streak. The club started 2020 with a wild win over the Chicago Blackhawks Thursday, knocking them back 7-5 in a crazy affair that saw several lead changes. The Canucks blew two one-goal leads, then climbed out of a two-goal deficit to takeContinue reading “Canucks: Vancouver Keeps Streak Alive With Wild Win Against Chicago”