Jul 062015
 
U9 Tadpole All-Stars – Newton Cook Tournament Champs

This weekend the White Rock Tadpole U9 All-Stars went undefeated on their way to the championship at the Diane Cook Tournament in Newton. These boys pitched for the first time in a game this week, and did very well for themselves, playing some great baseball. Some of the highlights included some excellent shut-down pitching from […]

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Apr 262015
 
See You In September

Much has been said about the Canucks bandwagon, and the legions of fans that have broken ankles jumping off and on. Let’s not forget the debacle that was last season. Remember that prior to this season, the Canucks main objective was to make it back to the playoffs. Many Canucks fans jumped off the bandwagon […]

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Jan 132015
 
Luongo Returns on Canucks Social Suite Night

On January 8, 2015 the Vancouver Canucks hosted a Social Suite Night for 30 local bloggers, twitterati, social media personalities, and fans. At Canucks Corner, we ran a contest on Twitter, and drew Michelle Chopin (@michellechopin)  as our guest for the Social Suite Night. Congratulations Michelle! The Canucks lost to Roberto Luongo and his new/old […]

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Jan 082015
 
Of Expectations and Ex-Goaltenders

Will fans boo? Or will they Luuu? January 8, 2015 marks the return of Roberto Luongo to Rogers Arena, his first game back as an opponent after 8 seasons as the usual starting goaltender in a Canucks uniform.  Usual starting goaltender. The exceptions being when he was demoted to backup behind Cory Schneider, and when he […]

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Nov 082014
 
Canucks Hope Springs Eternal

The Canucks are off to one of their best starts in recent memory. After last season’s spectacular decline, this version of the team is a refreshing surprise. President Trevor Linden and General Manager Jim Benning have helped to create a team culture in their own hard working image. Head Coach Willie Desjardins has provided a […]

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Oct 112014
 
2014-15 #Canucks Twitter Hockey – Northwest Pool

Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Northwest Division. Another fun draft! It’s a great group of people. Everyone’s Twitter details are below. Like last year, this is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic categories based on how they compare with other […]

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Oct 112014
 
2014-15 #Canucks Twitter Hockey - Smythe Pool

Thank you all for joining (and re-joining) the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Smythe Division. Another fun draft! It’s a great group of people. Everyone’s Twitter details are below. The hashtag for this pool is #CanucksFHLSmythe. Like last year, this is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic […]

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Jun 252014
 
Canucks Linden sowing seeds of hope

The good news is the NHL playoffs were fantastic. The bad news is the Canucks didn’t make the show and if they did, they would have been eliminated in 3 games. The gap between the Canucks and the teams in the playoffs is wider. The pace of the game in the playoffs was incredible, and the style […]

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Jan 202014
 
Follow The Bouncing Ball

Well that was one way to relax a slumping Canucks lineup. In the 3rd game of Hockey Day in Canada, the Canucks and Flames went to the 5th round of a shootout before the Canucks prevailed. The game featured a line brawl off the opening face off. Kellan Lain Breaks 50 Year Old NHL Record 24 […]

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Jan 042014
 
Canucks Report at the Half Way Mark

After 42 games, the Canucks are 23-12-7. The team managed to string together a 7 game win streak, on their way to posting a 10-1-2 record in December, their best month of the season so far. The team has 53 points and remains at 4th place in the Pacific Division. At the quarter pole the […]

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