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MSM links for January 19, 2009 0

MSM links for January 19, 2009

A broken home record (Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun) Waiting to be ‘wowed’ (Cam Cole, Vancouver Sun) D-men due for a makeover (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Poor puck management is costly (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Pyatt one bright light in dim result (Gordon McIntyre, Vancouver Province) Sedin twins try best to end team’s suffering (Tony Gallagher, Vancouver Province) Vancouver limps into all-star break (Matthew Sekeres, Globe and Mail) Panic time in Canucks nation? (Scott Rintoul, Metro News Vancouver) Nash a new model since awarded captaincy (Elliott Pap, Vancouver Sun) Back and forth game ends happily (Tom Reed, The Columbus Dispatch)

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Breaks and bruises 2

Breaks and bruises

I guess it was only a matter of time until the good health of the Vancouver Canucks’ defense ended. After being hit by a shot from teammate Michel Ouellet four games ago, Kevin Bieksa is expected to miss 2 to 4 weeks with a fractured left foot. Sami Salo is also day-to-day with a bruised shoulder. After missing all but 34 games last season with a lacerated calf muscle, Bieksa initially struggled to find the form from his 2006/2007 breakout season. Through 13 games this season, he has looked good. His 11 points (3G-8A) ties him for 3rd in team...

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MSM links for November 12, 2008 0

MSM links for November 12, 2008

Canucks worried about jinxing Luongo’s shutout streak (Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun) Hansen’s in, but Burnaby Joe is out (Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun) Mitchell, Bieksa shutdown specialists (Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun) Hansen’s injury bumps rookie down roster ladder (Vancouver Province) Learning to minimize the minors (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Sundin sells Toronto home, remains quiet on future (Tim Wharsby, Globe and Mail)

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MSM links for October 20, 2008 0

MSM links for October 20, 2008

Triple trouble for Canucks (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Injuries create roster dilemma for Canucks (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Team can’t cut Juice loose (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Classic injury woes hit Canucks (Tony Gallagher, Vancouver Province) Bad month a laughing matter (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Problems are beginning to pile up (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Chicago Blackhawks beat Vancouver Canucks 4-2 (Chris Kuc, Chicago Tribune) Huet responds to Khabibulin’s play with super effort (Tim Sassone, Daily Herald) Sharp, Hawks bounce back in win (Tim Sassone, Daily Herald) First time is a charm (Lacy J. Banks, Chicago Sun-Times) Winning is salve...

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MSM links for October 16, 2008 0

MSM links for October 16, 2008

Rock ‘em sock ‘em Rypien (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Wings mixed on subject of Luongo’s captaincy (Dave Waddell, Vancouver Sun) Red Wings spread the talent around (Jim Jamieson, Vancouver Province) Bruises and cuts = guts (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Three things to watch (Vancouver Province) Blueliner Bieksa could rejoin team for road game against Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday (Vancouver Province) Kesler gets shot at powerplay (Ottawa Citizen) Demitra line shows promise (Scott Rintoul, Metro News Vancouver) After straining groin, Henrik Zetterberg might not play tonight (George Sipple, Detroit Free Press)

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MSM links for October 14, 2008 0

MSM links for October 14, 2008

Caps gun Canucks (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Bieksa’s injury only mild (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Luongo is no match for Capitals (Corey Masisak, Washington Times) Capitals insider (Tarik El-Bashir, Washington Post) Caps slam Canucks 5-1 (Brian McNally, DC Examiner) Second line coughs up turkey (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Coach shouldn’t have messed with lineup (Tony Gallagher, Vancouver Province) Sedins a short bet these days (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Demitra in his city of dreams (Yvonne Zacharias, Vancouver Sun)

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The next Canucks captain debate 50

The next Canucks captain debate

With Trevor Linden’s retirement and Markus Naslund’s and Brendan Morrison’s departures, the team has yet to announce the next Canucks player to don the ‘C’ on his jersey.

What do you guys think? Who is your next Canucks captain?

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