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Canucks sign OHL leading goal scorer Dane Fox

The Canucks announced that they have signed free agent center Dane Fox to a contract today. Before you dismiss this as insignificant news because you’ve never heard of him, take a look at his numbers.

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Luongo injury results in Joacim Eriksson recall

As originally feared, Luongos injury on Sunday during the game against Winnipeg, has resulted in him being unable to dress for the upcoming games against Calgary and Philadelphia. With that being said, the Canucks have summoned Joacim Eriksson from Utica, which was announced by the Vancouver Canucks on Twitter.

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Montreal Newspaper: “Gino Odjick needs help”

That’s the headline from Le Journal de Montréal, breaking the story that Gino Odjick was in hospital, for reasons possibly related to the concussions he sustained as an NHL enforcer. 

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Burrows sidelined indefinitely with broken jaw

As if his scoring slump wasn’t enough, it appears Alex Burrows hard luck season just got worse. The Province is reporting Burrows will be out indefinitely with a broken jaw which he suffered Sunday on a Chris Tanev clear that caught him in the face. Burrows returned to the game and even laughed about the […]

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Canucks Re-Sign Eddie Lack to Two-Year Deal

The Canucks announced today they’ve signed backup goalie Eddie Lack to a two-year contract extension worth $2.3 million. The move comes just four starts into Lack’s NHL career, but clearly he has shown enough in those four starts for the Canucks to invest in him as Luongo’s backup for at least two more seasons. There […]

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Vancouver Canucks extend Daniel and Henrik Sedin for 4 more years

The Canucks have extended Daniel and Henrik Sedin to matching 4 year deals, with a cap hit of $7.0M per season for each Sedin. This deal is a slight increase to their current deal of $6.1M per season The long awaited extension was finally signed today, with the Sedins taking what again appears to be […]

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Luongo is Superman/player of the game

After another undermanned, underwhelming, and only one power play chance (I am not counting those 13 seconds in OT, even if the NHL does), an interesting picture was posted by Dan Murphy on Twitter: Getting the feeling headband and superman shirt are for #canucks player of the game. http://twitter.yfrog.com/nyh6flpbj?sa=0 Looks to be the Canucks have […]

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David Booth healthy scratch tonight vs Islanders

As first reported by Dan Murphy, it looks like David Booth will be scratched for tonight’s game against NYI: Sure seems like #canucks David Booth will be a healthy scratch vs #islanders. If so, quite a message w/only 12 healthy forwards on trip. As Dan states – this is quite the message to send to David […]

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