The Vancouver Canucks popped 32 shots on former teammate Jacob Markstrom Saturday and couldn’t squeak one past the Calgary Flames goalie, giving his club a pivotal 3-0 win.
The Calgary Flames made significant moves in the off-season and hope the new hires translate to Stanley Cup Playoff success. The challenge is getting everyone on board and creating a cohesive unit to push deep into the post-season. The Flames snagged two former Vancouver Canucks in goalie Jacob Markstrom and defenceman Chris Tanev. Markstrom signedContinue reading “Flames: Calgary Hopes New Faces Will Make Difference in 2020-2021”
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?”
Free agency opens October 9 and that means the Vancouver Canucks are watching their window to sign goalie Jacob Markstrom shrink by the day. There is still time to get something done and sign the 30-year-old to a new deal, but there are reasons to believe things aren’t going smoothly. Reports out of Vancouver suggestContinue reading “Canucks: Anticipating Life After Jacob Markstrom”
The Vancouver Canucks are up against it. Their second-round clash with the Vegas Golden Knights has not been going well, with their opponents taking Game Four Sunday and jumping up to a 3-1 series lead. The Golden Knights closed out the weekend with a pivotal 5-3 victory that came on the back of three goalsContinue reading “Canucks: Vancouver Down 3-1 After Sunday Loss”