The entire Buffalo Sabres’ team gets my pick for Performance of the Week because, while the Canucks won against them 5-2 last Friday, their performance as a whole is much more noteworthy.
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DJ Dave Levinson, former of the Vancouver Canucks, joins Chris, Matt and Clay to talk music and what it meant during his spin with the team. The podcast also reflects on the acquisition of Adam Clendenning, Ronalds Kenis unseating Zack Kassian… and the Super Bowl.
J.J., the blogfather of the Smylosphere, joins Chris and Matt to chat about the Canucks after the allstar break and to give his thoughts after the 4-0 loss to the Ducks. He also gets Chris fired up over his support of Zack Kassian and gives his two cents on what is needed to fix the team.
Ryan Kesler’s already returned to Vancouver this season with all the usual fanfare (and a few choice words), but I couldn’t catch that game, so let’s embrace it all over again.
Now that we’ve officially launched into the second half of the season, the playoff race is getting tighter, every game is starting to mean more and, unlike an episode of Whose Line is it Anyway, the points do matter.
In episode 42 of C4, Matt and Clay examine the importance of the Canucks’ upcoming six-game homestand as they look to nail down a playoff berth.
From Matthew Henderson, here’s tonight’s post-game infographic.
The good news last Friday was that the Canucks beat the Hurricanes 3-0, taking both ends of their road back-to-back. The bad news is that Chris Higgins’ goal drought was extended to 1,502 games. Ok, it’s only been 18 games since he last scored on November 28th, but it definitely feels as if it’s been longer.
After Chris made his bold prediction that the Canucks would go oh-fer on this road trip, the team posted back-to-back shut out wins. In an effort to figure out what to expect with tonight’s game against the Panthers and another tomorrow against the Lightning, they pick apart the two games and figure out what has changed.
How do you top a shutout in Philly? With a shutout in Carolina of course. Victoria Denault recaps the game in your tweets.