Almost a quarter of the way into the season, the Canucks are hovering at .500 and it’s almost time to buy into what the team is selling or see if this team is more pretender than contender. Matt and Anna discuss the team’s performance 20 games in, the beauty of the top line, and re-calibrate Sedin expectations.
How do you fix the Canucks ailing powerplay? Is it time for backup goaltender Anders Nilsson to get a longer look? The gang discusses.
Just how good is Brock Boeser? How good can Boeser be? The crew discusses the early triumphs of the Baertschi – Bo – Brock top line.
Derek Scoresett continues to be a thing, Brock Boeser puts fans in hysterics after leaving practice early, and are the Canucks “for real”?
The Canucks are .500 seven games into the season and there’s some wonky storylines to talk about: Derek Dorsett is leading the team in scoring, Brock Boeser is producing at a point per game, and the Canucks defense has been spotty.
It’s a full house as Chris, Matt, Anna, and Adam get together to talk the Canucks powerplay woes, the injuries to Alex Edler and Loui Eriksson, and attendance problems.
The Canucks defeat the Oilers, head coach Travis Green “snubs” Brock Boeser, and Derek Dorsett, shutdown winger?
Have Virtanen and Boeser made the cut? Will they stick? The Canucks make their preseason cuts, so the gang discusses what that means for those who will play on opening night.
Chris and Matt are joined by our newest contributor Anna Forsyth to talk preseason cuts, preseason survivors, Boeser’s preseason performance, and protest in sport.