Tagged: Steve Bernier

MSM links for October 3, 2008 0

MSM links for October 3, 2008

Still undefeated (Elliott Pap, Vancouver Sun) Sanford goes back to backup (Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun) Top guns back firing on all cylinders (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Healthy blueliners boost goals count (Ed Willes, Vancouver Province) Real tempting to get excited over preseason (Tony Gallagher, Vancouver Province) Spotlight on… Jannik Hansen (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Canucks try to ease travel burden (Cam Cole, Vancouver Sun) An extreme makeover (Scott Rintoul, Metro News Vancouver) Entertainment vs. wins (Scott Rintoul, Metro News Vancouver)

MSM links for September 29, 2008 0

MSM links for September 29, 2008

Ducks shot down (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) No limits on new players, Gillis says (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun) Wellwood seizes chance to impress (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Canucks still need a better second line (Ed Willes, Vancouver Province) Still learning to play with Sedins, OK on powerplay (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Canucks turning heads (Scott Rintoul, Metro News Vancouver)

MSM links for September 25, 2008 0

MSM links for September 25, 2008

Centres of attention (Elliott Pap, Vancouver Sun) Lines are drawn (Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun) Bernier latest to see double (Jim Jamieson, Vancouver Province) ‘This will be a good line’ (Gordon McIntyre, Vancouver Province) A smaller, righty version of a Sedin (Ed Willes, Vancouver Province) Ohlund’s contract status another hot potato for GM Gillis (Jim Jamieson, Vancouver Province) Forwards show they’re ready to put their countries on the hockey map (Matthew Sekeres, Globe and Mail) All’s not well in Wellwood’s world (Barry Macdonald, 24 Hours)

First impressions 3

First impressions

The Crazy Canucks podcast crew were guests of the Vancouver Canucks in suite 519 last night. Needless to say, it was an excellent experience and it gave John, Rebecca, Dave, Alanah and I all an opportunity to meet the team’s marketing group and brainstorm on potential partnerships this season. (Plus, the popcorn was damn good.) It also gave me a chance to form some first impressions on the Canucks. I don’t know if it’s the players or their system, but the Canucks looked faster in their first two preseason games. They made a lot of plays off the rush –...

MSM links for September 24, 2008 0

MSM links for September 24, 2008

Preseason perfection (Brad Ziemer, Vancouver Sun) Sanford perfect 10 in relief (Gordon McIntyre, Vancouver Province) Hodgson set to impress in his NHL debut (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Hodgson looks just fine in NHL debut (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Canucks’ Bernier off to shining start (Gordon McIntyre, Vancouver Province) Kesler better on third line (Tony Gallagher, Vancouver Province) Walter is home at last (Iain MacIntyre, Vancouver Sun)

MSM links for September 20-21, 2008 0

MSM links for September 20-21, 2008

Fitness testing a yuck ritual for Canucks (Elliott Pap, Vancouver Sun) Bernier not playing with twins as camp opens in Whistler (Elliott Pap, Vancouver Sun) A meeting of the minds (Tony Gallagher, Vancouver Province) No Naz? No problem in search for ‘C’ (Vancouver Province) Sedins pleading for offensive help (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Youngsters have golden opportunity to make team: Vigneault (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province) Salo relishing feeling fit (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Davison looks to fill a defensive niche (Ben Kuzma, Vancouver Province) Holding his own against vets (Vancouver Province) Taking care of below the belt (Jim Jamieson, Vancouver...