Canucks: Boeser, Leivo Out for the Remainder of the Regular Season

It couldn’t come at a worse time. The Vancouver Canucks will be without Brock Boeser for what looks like the remainder of the regular season, the team announced Tuesday. The Canucks dropped the bombshell a day after announcing that there would be another announcement in three weeks, so things have clearly changed – and notContinue reading “Canucks: Boeser, Leivo Out for the Remainder of the Regular Season”

Tortorella Suspended 15 Days, Hartley Fined $25,000

Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella has been suspended for 15 days without pay for his actions on Saturday night. That amounts to six games. Tortorella missed his team’s practice to attend a disciplinary hearing in New York with league officials. The NHL knew they had to send a message after CBC cameras caught theContinue reading “Tortorella Suspended 15 Days, Hartley Fined $25,000”

Torts Goes Nuts, Canucks Face Flames in Brawl

Saturday night really is alright for fighting, apparently. Just two seconds into the Calgary Flames’ contest against the Vancouver Canucks, every single skater on the ice dropped the gloves and went at it. The line brawl resulted in eight misconducts and 10 fighting majors, which obviously significantly shortened both benches for the rest of theContinue reading “Torts Goes Nuts, Canucks Face Flames in Brawl”

Is John Tortorella the Next Coach of the Vancouver Canucks?

And because Friday needed more news from the coaching department, there are multiple reports coming out of Vancouver that former New York Rangers coach John Tortorella is set to be named the next head coach of the Canucks. Of course, we all know that Alain Vigneault was formally named the head coach of Tortorella’s formerContinue reading “Is John Tortorella the Next Coach of the Vancouver Canucks?”

Derek Roy Traded to Canucks

Apparently trade deadline day is shaping up to be pretty quiet, as all the trades are happening now. The Vancouver Canucks got in on the action Tuesday, acquiring centre Derek Roy from the Dallas Stars in exchange for defenceman Kevin Connauton and a second round draft pick. This trade makes sense because the Canucks have beenContinue reading “Derek Roy Traded to Canucks”