Tagged: Jonas Andersson

I Watched This Game: Canucks 3 – 2 Blues Jackets (OT) 0

I Watched This Game: Canucks 3 – 2 Blues Jackets (OT)

[I Watched This Game is a recurring feature at Pass it to Bulis, the hockey blog that knows who needs the puck. It chronicles the insights and observations of two guys who watched a hockey game. To view this post and other foolishness insightful takes on the Canucks and the NHL, visit Pass It To Bulis.] That was fun, huh? Incredibly, last night was already Ryan Kesler’s fourth multi-goal game of the season, the 13th of his career. However, despite his propensity for scoring in bunches (like a blaxploitation hero), Kesler had yet to net three goals in sixty minutes....

Jonas Get His Chance 0

Jonas Get His Chance

I’ll admit I don’t know much about Jonas Andersson, who the Canucks received as part of the Shane O’Brien trade to the Nashville Predators and yesterday called up from the Manitoba Moose. (The Canucks also sent Joel Perrault back down to the Moose.) But I don’t feel bad – apparently I’m not alone in that department. Jonas Andersson can fly. He also speaks fluent English, without much hint of an accent, subtly cloaking his Swedish upbringing. As for what else he can do, no one can be quite sure, which is one reason the Canucks are giving him his first...