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  1. 2014 draft not looking too bad at all nowadays

    1. Squamfan


      we could have had pasta a 50 goal scorer 

    2. Tystick


      @Squamfan - we were so close too :sadno:

      Oh well, hindsight is 20/20.

    3. internationalhippy


      canucks hired benning while he still worked for bruins.  he probably knew about pastrnak but couldn't draft players he scouted  in bruins pick range

  2. Kassian kick on Cernak is one of the most dangerous things I've ever seen in sports. I hope he is suspended 10+ games. That is extremely &^@#ing dangerous. A skate blade to chest of ALL places. And he talks about the code and dirty cheapshots. He lost whatever respect I had left for him. What a &^@#ing goof.

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    2. goalie13
    3. NewbieCanuckFan


       Chara gets only a fine for a crosscheck on a person's neck.  lol.  Jacobs still has plenty of stroke in the NHL.


      Good thing Kassian wasn't wearing a Canuck jersey when he pulled that cheap move.  He'd get 20 to life in a Federal prison if took a deal to avoid the death penalty.

    4. Odd.


      If it's an in person isn't it at least 5+ games?

  3. Quick question, will cops pull you over for a broken headlight glass cover? My lights and everything work but my headlight cover is partially shattered.

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    2. Rob_Zepp


      Really depends if the guy you broke it on is still attached to the car and screaming.

    3. NewbieCanuckFan


      Alf told me to tell the officer you’re a sovereign citizen and you’re only traveling not driving....you don’t recognize his or her authority.  Great way to get a free nights accommodation at the taxpayers expense.  Meet new friends....maybe intimately.:P

    4. J-23


      Yes they will.

  4. Why's Bitch not censored but S (H) IT is 

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    2. Nuxfanabroad


      Ask the ghost of G Carlin...

    3. -AJ-


      Blame Marchand.

    4. Ghostsof1915


      Expand your vocabulary. 

      Say excrement. 


  5. If we lose tomorrow you best believe everyone’s chanting either Fire Green or Benning, followed by a move the day after.

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    2. Coconuts


      I'd be surprised if "Fire Benning" was chanted any time soon, most fans I've spoken to seem to think he's alright


      There's a lot of Green-related frustration bubbling though 

    3. smithers joe

      smithers joe

      when you say everyones chanting, does that mean me too? i hadn’t planned too.

    4. smithers joe

      smithers joe

      with the opponents coming up, we may not win another game tis year. maybe one or two. 

  6. We have the most goals scored on the powerplay, and 5th in the league PCT, yet when you watch our powerplay it looks bottom 5 in the league. So strange

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    2. Robert Long

      Robert Long

      Newell casts a long shadow 

    3. Patrick Jane

      Patrick Jane

      We also have the most PP in the league

    4. coastal.view


      give the kids some time

      we must have the youngest or close to youngest 1st pp grouping in the league

      it will take some time for them to gain consistency

      and the flair everyone clearly expects from this talent level


  7. Honestly I'd be down to use Hughes as a forward on the powerplay. 

    1. Jaku


      In what role? He's not a great shooter, so he's not going to be on the half wall. He's not big enough to retrieve pucks in the bumper spot, same with net front. That leaves the spot he's currently in now. 

    2. Ghostsof1915


      The reason players like Jordan Subban was thought to make him convert to wing, is he wasn't that great of a defenceman. 

      Converting him to a winger was thought to give him a shot at making the NHL. 

      Hughes has shown, he can defend, and effectively. Having him QB the power play is far more useful than moved to a forward position. 

    3. Odd.


      Was kind of a rhetorical opinion but hey at this point let's experiment :frantic:

  8. This Benning guy is a joke

    1. Master 112

      Master 112

      he's the whole thing, both set-up and punchline?

    2. Tortorella's Rant

      Tortorella's Rant

      words words words words punchline. 

  9. Is Virtanen even at camp? Nowhere to be found apparently

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    2. goalie13


      He's there.



    3. luckylager


      He's actually the fat kid destroying hotdogs in section 112.

    4. Master 112

      Master 112

      we treat hotdogs with respect in my section. wtf

  10. It actually boggles my mind Pettersson has been playing with goalie profiled skates most of his life. 

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    2. Odd.


      Probably. Definitely more refined skating in all aspects with the new skates for sure. I’m  going to be paying attention more closely to his edge work as well as balance, two things he aruguably needs most work on. 

      Honestly just get him going with Bo’s power skating coach and he’s well on his way to being an elite skater. 

    3. Jaku


      Good lord. That made me monumentally more excited. 

    4. 48MPHSlapShot


      Petey's so good he has to handicap himself to give the other guys a chance.

  11. Oilers are going to finish dead last this upcoming season, book it. That roster is beyond trash.

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    2. King Heffy

      King Heffy

      McDavid likely demands a trade to an NHL team within the next year or so.  He'll be approaching UFA status by the time the Oilers assemble enough talent to avoid embarrassing themselves, let alone contending for the playoffs.

    3. Dazzle


      @NewbieCanuckFan Edmonton had freaking McJesus, Hall, RNH, Eberle and they still couldn't make the playoffs once. What makes you think two players can do it?

      They have the same issues as they've had for so many years. They drafted the wrong players organizationally and neglected the other aspects of their team.

      How many "oil changes" do they think need before they realize that they need a new car?



    4. NewbieCanuckFan


      @Dazzle  Actually my post said that I don't see them finishing in last place because of those two *but* that doesn't mean I believe they will be in contention for even just a wild card spot.:)


  12. Genuinely excited about getting Ferland lets go

    1. coastal.view


      yeah i like the concept too

      let's see the details

      please don't over pay him


    2. MikeBossy


      Man the top 6 if Ferland is signed is delightful. The space Ferland will create for Petey and Bo and the fact he has the knuckles to make other teams think twice about manhandling Petey. LOVE IT!

    3. NewbieCanuckFan


      Let’s hope Kelly Sutherland doesn’t get too involved in our games.:P

  13. Is autosave broken? I was going to respond to a poster in the Tyler Myers thread, I click on new posts and my long typed post was gone. It's happened many times lately. 

    1. SabreFan1


      Worked fine for me a day or two ago.

  14. Should we go after Mats Zuccarello if he becomes a UFA?  I'd take a chance on him

    1. Boeserker


      Zuccadelzotto? That rings a bell

    2. Zhukini


      Yes, he should be the first forward we target but for some reason apparently he's not. 

    3. kanucks25


      Apparently it's already a done deal with Colorado.

  15. Hunch feeling Virtanen isn't a Canuck after today.

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    2. Shift-4


      Stand up straight. That hunch doesn't look good.

    3. TNucks1


      what makes you think that though?

    4. Tre Mac

      Tre Mac

      Be a massive mistake, he's been improving every year.

  16. Yuck 2 teams I dont want in the finals.

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    2. coastal.view


      all the real hockey ended in the 1st round

      the finals don't matter

      not worth watching

    3. Coconuts


      It should be good hockey to watch 

    4. NewbieCanuckFan


      If one of the two teams ain't the Canucks....who the **** really cares though?


      (as long as the Laffs, Coilers or Lames aren't there...)

  17. I'm taking Horvat over Monahan any day of the week, regular season or playoffs. Monahan probably more skilled but 0 work ethic. Please stay away from players like Monahan that have 0 heart. Some of the worst playoff performances I've seen from a "1st line center" in a long time. He's literally Messier'd the Flames this playoffs.

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    2. Master 112

      Master 112

      The Canucks have the best individual player in the league for every line-up slot.

    3. Nuck1991


      even eriksson is better than neal

    4. King Heffy

      King Heffy

      @Elias Pettersson the problem with Messier wasn't skill, the problem was he was a lazy floater who was a cancer in the locker room.  Monahan is an excellent comparison to that waste of oxygen.  A true leader would have knocked that chip-binging piece of garbage out for being a complete disgrace to the franchise.

      Messier is absolute scum and his tombstone should be a urinal.

  18. I kind of feel bad for Calgary.. not

  19. Bruh this Makar kid is a &^@#ing BEAST

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    2. naslund.is.king



      He looks Nhl ready forsure

    3. naslund.is.king
    4. HC20.0


      I remember that Vancouver was pretty hyped on Makar and really wanted him. We got Pettersson though, so it worked out for us! But still, imagine a pairing of Hughes-Makar!

  20. If Kucherov gets suspended 2-3 games, Tampa is out

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    2. Alflives


      The team winning game three wins the series.  TBay still has a good chance to come back.  

    3. Xbox


      It should be 2 games. It was a dirty play but no need to have it carry into next season.

    4. canuktravella


      tampa will winnext game they havent had 2 games thisbad in 3-4 yrs the other vets will show up next game they needed a wake up call

  21. Go on then! Choke some more TAMPA

    1. Nuxfanabroad


      AWESOME 3rd p comeback!

    2. coastal.view


      yeah that shorthanded goal in the 3rd period

      man tampa sure let a game slip away

      i doubt they do that again this series

      sometimes it takes a while for a thoroughbred to hit its stride

      saw that from the oilers at time in their peak years

    3. Alflives


      TBay likely takes four straight now.  

  22. つ ◕_◕ ༽つ CANUCKS TAKE MY VIRGINITY༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ   

    1. NewbieCanuckFan


      I promise to be very gentle.:ph34r:

    2. Odd.
  23. Is the season ending press conference today?

    1. Squamfan


      tomorrow i think

    2. -Vintage Canuck-

      -Vintage Canuck-

      Tomorrow at 9:30 am.

    3. ReggieBush


      Its Sunday. We keep the sabbath holy.

  24. Why am I not seeing viewers on the bottom of a thread? It's completely disappeared for me.

    1. Roberts


      I think there are some bugs right now, I noticed on the front page the "members online" near the bottom is all black names instead of site rank-based colors.

    2. debluvscanucks


      Yes, we're aware of this.  Stealth is working furiously on all of it, thank you.  We truly do appreciate the feedback...it helps.

    3. Master 112

      Master 112

      make everyone auto-anonymous

  25. fk Minnesota won... against the Caps too

    1. Western Red

      Western Red

      Bit of a dagger, or as Bo would say, incentive.


      Now we need Loui, Pearson, Jake, Gauds to play like they know what it means. (or re-learn)

    2. -AJ-


      I mean, the odds were heavily stacked against us anyways. We had like a 1.6% chance of making it after our win.

    3. Pears


      I did some number crunching and to give us a realistic shot we gotta go

      6-1-1 and finish with 87 points while everyone else finishes with 86 or less. It will be tough but it seems everyone is heating up at the right time.