Vancouver Canucks 2012-13 Annual: All the President's Men

Thomas Drance
August 29 2012 07:47AM


Can the Canucks go back-to-back-to-back? (And then get eliminated in the first round again?)

Partly because they play in such a thoroughly woeful division, the Canucks managed to repeat as President's Trophy winners last season. But their first round playoff exit, in five games at the hands of the eventual Stanley Cup Champions, marred the 2011-12 campaign as a "failure."

Being at the absolute top of the table is a testament to the quality and consistency of the roster, but regular season dominance simply isn't the goal for this club, or their management team.

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Is Justin Schultz Worth the Hype?

Thomas Drance
June 28 2012 10:27AM

 

(This is a trunctated version of a longer Canucks Army post by Thomas Drance)

There are conflicting reports, but it appears as if Justin Schultz, with his representatives from Newport Sports in tow, will begins to hear pitches from individual teams hoping desperately to land the highly touted 21 year old defenseman on Thursday. That's per Bob Mckenzie:

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