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Canucks vs Blue Jackets Game Preview – October 20, 2013

After coming ever so close to extending their win streak to 3 games, the Canucks are right back at it tomorrow in Columbus, Ohio for a tilt against the Blue Jackets. How will Vancouver perform after a quick turnaround from a hard fought battle in Steel City? Read on to find out. Last Game: You […]

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Canucks vs Penguins Game Preview – October 19, 2013

Game #3 on the epic Eastern road trip for the Vancouver Canucks brings them to Pittsburgh for a morning tilt with the Penguins. The Penguins have been flying out of the gates with a 6-1 record to start the season. The Penguins are not the Buffalo Sabres so expect the Penguins to actually touch the […]

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Canucks vs Sabres Game Preview – October 17, 2013

The Canucks continue their seven game trek across the east coast with a date in Buffalo against the Sabres. While normally a game against a bottom feeder wouldn’t mean much, this bottom-feeder happens to employ Cody Hodgson. You might not remember him, but we traded him for Zack Kassian… Last Game: The Canucks began their […]

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Canucks vs Flyers Game Preview – October 15, 2013

The Vancouver Canucks start their longest road trip of the season when hosted by the Philadelphia Flyers Tuesday afternoon at 4pm PST. Canucks fans will be amped up to see the Canucks play a collection of Eastern teams that we do not often see. The Flyers, in particular, are always an interesting bunch both on […]

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Canucks vs Canadiens Game Preview – October 12, 2013

On Saturday night, The Canucks will be looking to rebound from yet another tough loss against their aquatic rivals from Northern California and will apparently have to do so without the services of Alex Edler. When the Montreal Canadiens are in town, there is always a buzz around the Lower Mainland. Here is how I […]

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Canucks vs Sharks Game Preview – October 10, 2013

The Vancouver Canucks host their newest nemesis, the San Jose Sharks, tomorrow night at Rogers Arena. The season opener vs. the Sharks was a spirited affair, but one that ended with a similar result, a 4-1 loss in the Shark Tank. The Canucks have lost eight straight games to the Sharks (I refuse to count […]

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Canucks vs Devils Game Preview – October 8, 2013

The Canucks are back at the friendly confines of Roger’s Arena after a lack-luster effort turned into home-opener ruining victory over the Calgary Flames (or more accurately, the Abbotsford Heat). Normally a match-up against the New Jersey Devils wouldn’t be much cause for excitement. However, Tuesday night marks the return of an old, red-headed, friend… […]

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Canucks vs Flames Game Preview – October 6, 2013

The Canucks head into Calgary after stomping all over the Oilers at home (just like the good old days) and giving fans a whole lot of optimism after a mini panic set-in across Canuck nation on Thursday. Last Game The high flying/high scoring Canucks were back for one night at least, beating the Oilers 6-2 […]

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Canucks vs Oilers Game Preview – October 5, 2013

After a less than impressive season opener, the Canucks will try to get off on the right foot at home on Saturday night against the upstart Edmonton Oilers. Alex Burrows was seen limping after blocking a shot on Thursday. Burrows didn’t practice on Friday but is expected to play (UPDATE: Burrows is injured for a […]

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Canucks vs Sharks Game Preview – October 3, 2013

The Vancouver Canucks will begin their 2013-14 season on the road in San Jose, the same place their season ended last season. There are more questions than answers as the Canucks enter this season and getting a good start to the season this year is of particular importance.

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