NHL Rumors: Canucks, Devils and Hall, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is speculation on the extension for Elias Pettersson in Vancouver and there seems to be a consensus Taylor Hall will be on the move but where will he go? Finally, how secure is Caleb Jones on the Edmonton Oilers blue line? What Will Pettersson Cost to Extend? Rick Dhaliwal […]

Canucks’ Pettersson, Capitals’ Vrana, Oilers’ Smith Named Stars of the Week

By The Canadian Press November 4th, 2019 NEW YORK — Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson, Washington Capitals left wing Jakub Vrana and Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mike Smith are the NHL’s three stars of the week. Pettersson led the NHL with six assists and nine points in four games to help the Canucks post a 3-0-1 […]

NHL Awards Voting (and Voters) Needs Reevaluation

report this ad The NHL Awards were last night, and while most of the awards handed out were well-deserved and, for some, long overdue, there were a shocking number of voting results that were either questionable, irrational, or downright wrong. Let’s look at some of the peculiarities in the voting results. Ryan O’Reilly of the […]

5 Reasons the Canucks Will Make the Playoffs

The Vancouver Canucks are currently in the playoffs. With 52 games played, they have a record of 24-22-6 for 54 points. If their most recent road beat down of the Colorado Avalanche is any indication of how they will play going forward, they should make the playoffs easily. Here are five reasons I believe they will […]

Canucks News: Goalie Trade, Pettersson’s Great Day & Demko’s Coming

Last night, the Vancouver Canucks beat the Ottawa Senators in a thrilling overtime win as Elias Pettersson scored his first NHL hat trick and became the fourth active player to score 40 points in his first 40 games. He was also chosen to represent the Pacific Division at the upcoming All-Star Game. In other Canucks […]

Blue Jackets Showing Some Signs of Life

The Columbus Blue Jackets had a real opportunity this week to bank some points against some weaker opponents. This was the perfect way to move on from an embarrassing 4-0 loss to the Washington Capitals last Saturday while trying to find their way on home ice. This week proved to be tougher than some anticipated, […]

Boeser & Pettersson: Canucks Next Great Duo

We are one month into the 2018-19 NHL season and, at the time of writing, the Vancouver Canucks are leading the Pacific Division and are only two points behind the Western Conference and NHL-leading Nashville Predators.  Yes, you read that right. Considering the entire league had the Canucks pegged as a basement team, this is […]

Canucks’ Top Prospects Shine at Young Stars

Elias Pettersson has the ‘wow’ factor. That’s been well documented from overseas the past couple seasons — he was named the top prospect in all of Europe this spring — but it was also evident from watching his debut as a member of the Vancouver Canucks. “He’s the real deal. He’s going to be legit,” […]

Canucks Sign Elias Pettersson to ELC

It’s official — the Vancouver Canucks have inked Swedish stud Elias Pettersson to an entry-level contract. Happy and excited to sign my first NHL-contract. A dream come true! I want to thank everyone who helped me along the way and especially my family. I couldn’t have done it without you. pic.twitter.com/NXTBLO1xBc — Elias Pettersson (@_EPettersson) […]