Tagged: Demitra

On Demitra, Salo, Brown and Pettinger 21

On Demitra, Salo, Brown and Pettinger

Because I’m on the road, I missed the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. I’m not complaining (it was probably a good thing). Still, here are some random thoughts on what has transpired so far this week. On the injuries: It took all of two weeks before Sami Salo and Pavol Demitra suffered their first injuries of the season. Like Alanah said, only Kyle Wellwood benefits from those injuries. And maybe Jason Krog (Gordon McIntyre, Vancouver Province). The scary thing is, the top part of the Canucks lineup is already becoming reminiscent of last year’s. Darcy Hordichuk...

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...

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)

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)