Never shirking our chance to sport some facial hair or do a solid for a charitable cause, November is always an exciting time for most of us at Canucks Hockey Blog. Sure the majority of us only dream of rocking an epic quality crumb catcher like Tom Selleck can, but that doesn’t mean we can’t give it a try for a month. For those that haven’t heard, November is now forever known as Movember, where men and women sport a Mo (real, fake or otherwise) in an effort to draw attention to a number of men’s health issues. A month-long...Click here to read more.
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In our eighth episode of C4, we get a little crazy as Lizz Moffat joins podcast regulars Chris and Matt while Clay is out on assignment. We give our thoughts on how the Canucks performed during their epic road trip of 2013, use our fake MD diplomas to discuss the recent spate of injuries, and share both our thoughts and those of our listeners on what favourite memories we have of Pavel Bure as a Canuck. Everyone’s On The IR – October 29, 2013 Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to read more.
In our seventh episode of C4, Chris and Clay are joined by Matt Lee (producer extraordinaire) and chat about how the Canucks have fared halfway through their 7 game road trip, the official Canucks Tweetup, whether or not the power play is more important than the penalty kill and a whole lot more. And always, we have a little haiku. The Long Road Home – October 22nd, 2013 Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to read more.
If you’ve been off social media for the past couple of hours, you’ve likely missed the news that Alex Edler has been handed a 3 game suspension for the “illegal check to the head” of Tomas Hertl in last night’s game. And I’m likely about to say something that will upset a fair number of you. I think three games for Edler is reasonable. While there is considerable debate to the legality of Edler’s hit itself – of note there was no call on the ice at the time – it’s hard to argue with Brendan “Banahammer” Shanahan’s assertion in...Click here to read more.
In our sixth episode of C4, Chris and Clay are joined by Matt Lee (again – he must be a regular now) and discuss the Canucks season 3 games in, Tortorella and Healy making friendly (or not), how the roster is panning out, and as always much, much more. Oh, and more haiku! Torts’ World – October 8th, 2013 Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to read more.
Welcome to the second TGATT of the Canucks 2013/14 season. Well, really it should’ve been the third by J.J. decided it was a good idea to get all hooped up on mai tais in Hawaii and dropped the ball! Talk about letting down the team, eh? Anyhow, what did we expect from the Canucks last night? The lackluster effort like we saw in San Jose or the beating we saw them lay against the Oilers at home Saturday? Didn't want to say it, but saw that coming. #canucks — Linds (@feedmehappy) October 7, 2013 Sure you did.Click here to read more.
Getting themselves off to a fantastic start in the first 10 minutes of the game two nights ago, Canucks nation held out hope that the team was quickly gelling under John Tortorella. But Vancouver dug themselves a hole, forced to kill off a two-minute 5-on-3 before a handful of turnovers led to two quick Sharks goals. Tonight, Vancouver looks for their first win of the year and have the chance to get it in front of their fans as they host their home opener against the Edmonton Oilers. Canucks Record 0-1-0, 0 points (6th in the Pacific Division, 12th in...Click here to read more.
Over the years, we at Canucks Hockey Blog have received countless email, tweets, random conversations at games and other such forms of communication from people interested in joining the crazy cast of characters we call CHB. And while the timing hasn’t always been right, we always knew that we’d eventually look to grow. Joyous news folks! That time is now! Do you have what it takes?Click here to read more.
In the fifth episode of C4, Chris and Clay are joined by Matt Lee (again) and discuss the Canucks preseason so far, who might make the final roster for the start of the season, the Kassian suspension – including the reaction of Canucks and Oilers fans – and much, much more. And yes, we’ve got more haiku! Bandaid Booth – September 22, 2013 Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to read more.
In the fourth episode of C4, Chris and Clay are joined by Matt Lee and talk about Roberto Luongo (as always), the Canadian Olympic Team, the upcoming prospects camp and share their thoughts on how the Canucks are shaping up for the season. And there are even more haiku! Douglas Lee is a Beast – September 2, 2013 Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to read more.