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.
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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.
We’re back! After the offseason, Chris and Matt talk about Canucks training camp which is underway, the preseason games so far, and the hard lineup decisions which loom. All of that and more in your favourite Canucks hockey podcast!
Chris, Matt, and Adam link up with Cam Robinson from DobberProspects to discuss their performance at the NHL Draft, discuss the future at free agency, and the contract negotiations of Bo Horvat.
As if Canucks fans needed yet another kick below the belt, they’ve found a way to lose the NHL Draft Lottery.
Matt Lee and Adam Ovenell-Carter with live reaction, who the Canucks should take at five, and the soul crushing feeling that is being a Canucks fan.
Nikita Tryamkin is going back to Russia. Jordan Bateman joins Matt Lee to talk about the blueliner’s sudden departure from the Vancouver Canucks and what it means for the defense next season. Plus, head coaching speculation and lottery talk.
29th! 29th! 29th! Matt, Adam, and Chris recap the Canucks’ historic 0-8-0 collapse to end the regular season and secure the second-best odds for the NHL Draft Lottery. They also discuss what needs to be done over the offseason going into what will be another tough 2017-18 season.
Matt and Adam discuss the Canucks’ failings at home – they’re 0-8-3 in their last 11 – and make a case for exposing Brandon Sutter in the upcoming Expansion Draft.
Boeser-mania! The Canucks have inked their prized prospect who made a splash in his home state of Minnesota. Plus, Matt chats with Grant McCagg with recrutes.ca to discuss the Canucks’ other kids and look towards the ’17 Draft.
Willie be back? Matt and Adam discuss what appears to be the inevitable firing of Willie Desjardins as head coach, a retrospective on Markus Granlund’s season following his wrist surgery, and a renewed debate on the top ’17 prospects.