Canucks: Vancouver Eliminates St. Louis, Will Face Vegas in Round Two

The Vancouver Canucks have eliminated the St. Louis Blues from the Stanley Cup Playoffs with a 6-2 win Friday night. Vancouver took the first round series four games to two, knocking out the defending Stanley Cup champions with a total team effort. Jay Beagle opened the scoring in the first period with an unassisted goal,Continue reading “Canucks: Vancouver Eliminates St. Louis, Will Face Vegas in Round Two”

Blue Jackets Acquire Thomas Vanek from Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks have traded Thomas Vanek to the Columbus Blue Jackets. There was considerable pressure on the Canucks to move Vanek ahead of the deadline with no contract in place, so this deal fits all the right pieces. It’s believed Vancouver is acquiring Jussi Jokinen and Tyler Motte in exchange for Vanek, although thatContinue reading “Blue Jackets Acquire Thomas Vanek from Canucks”