Canucks

By Luke Rachar
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Nov 25th, 2016
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The Vancouver Canucks announced Thursday they have re-signed defenseman Ben Hutton to a 2-year deal worth 5.6 million The sophomore was a bright spot for the Canucks last year despite the club’s overall abysmal performance (31-38-13) scoring 1 goal 24 assists and 25 points in 75 games. Early in the s...
By Greg Komarnicky
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Nov 23rd, 2016
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Hard to believe that one quarter of the season is already gone. As most teams have now hit or surpassed the 20 game threshold it is time to take a look back at how players and teams have done for the start of the season. Big Events Oct 12th – Austin Matthews Debut Oct 19th […]...
By Joshua Heuving
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Nov 18th, 2016
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On Thursday, 31-year-old veteran left-winger David Booth signed once again with KHL Admiral Vladivostok for the remainder of the season. Booth spent last season with Admiral, scoring six goals and ten assists in 23 games. The former Panther, Leaf and Canuck received a professional tryout agreement fr...
By Luke Rachar
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Nov 16th, 2016
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The Vancouver Canucks have had few things to celebrate since the beginning of the 2016-2017 season. From their 6-10-1 record and the circus show of Jim Benning and company, there hasn’t been a lot. However, some credit is warranted to the Canucks. Meet Troy Stecher. On Sunday, the undersized ro...
By Joshua Heuving
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Nov 16th, 2016
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Chicago Blackhawks rookie defenseman Gustav Forsling was able to find the back of the net for the first time in his NHL career. Sunday night, Forsling blasted a shot from the blue line past Al Montoya to give the Blackhawks a 1-0 lead. It took the Linkoping, Sweden native 14 games to record his first...
By ZackNevesLITU
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Feb 2nd, 2016
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The Calgary Flames have placed struggling winger Mason Raymond on waivers. Raymond has just four goals and five points in 29 games this season. At a $3.15M cap hit, it is unlikely the former Toronto Maple Leaf and Vancouver Canuck will be claimed. In his two years in Calgary, the 30 year old hasnR...
By ZackNevesLITU
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Feb 2nd, 2016
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After GM Jim Benning failed to find a trading partner for the veteran grinding winger, Brandon Prust has been placed on waivers by the Canucks. Prust hasn’t lived up to expectations since being traded away from the Montreal Canadiens for Zack Kassian and a 5th round pick on July 1 last summer. ...
By Greg Komarnicky
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Sep 9th, 2015
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David Booth has returned to Florida as he has signed a try-out contract with the Florida Panthers. The 30 year old winger recorded 13 pts in 59 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs last year. He has been struggling since he left the Florida Panthers back in 2012, heading to the Vancouver Canucks. Booth...
By Jonathan Jones
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May 2nd, 2015
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On April 30th, 2015, the Vancouver Canucks signed prospect Joseph Labate. He was a 4th round draft pick of the Canucks in 2011 and has played for the Wisconsin Badgers college hockey team for the past four years. Labate is 6-foot-4 and 210 pounds which adds size to his decent scoring touch. He had 18...
By Joshua Heuving
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May 2nd, 2015
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In this LITU Series we pick 3 Stars from each series that had a huge impact for their team. The 3 stars of the Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks first round series are: 1 – Jiri Hudler  The 31-year-old centerman had a huge impact for the Flames this series, and is one of the major reasons wh...