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Why is Willes so pissed at Gillis?  (And a giveaway.) 20

Why is Willes so pissed at Gillis? (And a giveaway.)

I don’t know exactly what happened between Vancouver Province writer Ed Willes and Vancouver Canucks GM Mike Gillis. I don’t know if Gillis spit in Willes’ coffee or ran over his dog or what. Whatever the reason, it’s obvious Willes has a beef with GMMG. And a beef he doesn’t try to hide either. Take, as an example, what Willes said in a column this week. The Canucks are 22 games over .500 since Gillis moved into the big office. They also have a Northwest Division pennant and a playoff series win. That’s all you need to know about his...

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Luongo clarifies his comments and a note to the media 7

Luongo clarifies his comments and a note to the media

The media did yesterday what they should have done on the weekend after Luongo’s comments on Hockey Night In Canada. They probed him about it, instead of simply taking his comments at face value and then sensationalizing them. Iain MacIntyre (Vancouver Sun) and Ben Kuzma (Vancouver Province) both have pieces in their respective papers this morning. Nothing changed Saturday when, during a Hockey Night in Canada interview, Luongo said: “First and foremost, I want to win the Cup. And whichever team is going to give me the best chance to do that is the team I want to be with.”...

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