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Vancouver & Tampa Bay: A Tale of Two Trade Requests

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Vancouver & Tampa Bay: A Tale of Two Trade Requests

By: Ryan Kiray (@RyanK_THG) It begins with a superstar. An elite talent, beloved by his fans, one of the best to ever don his team’s jersey. The superstar enthralls, inspires, and endures. Times passes, and the superstar begins to age. He is still great, to be sure, but he begins to yield ground to his […]

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Roberto Luongo and the Vancouver Canucks: The Saga Continues

By Ryan Kiray (@rkpitt406) The Roberto Luongo saga continues unabated in Vancouver, a full year after it first began. Despite flirtations with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Florida Panthers, at least, Canucks GM Mike Gillis has been unable to find a buyer for Luongo at his asking price. While Gillis has been (justifiably) berated for […]

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Detroit Red Wings: Jimmy Howard on the Verge of Long-term Extension

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) Earlier this week, MLive.com reported that the Detroit Red Wings and all-star goaltender Jimmy Howard are nearing a deal that would keep Howard in the winged wheel for six to seven years. The contract would average approximately $5 million per year. The story has since been picked up by several news […]

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Vezina Watch: A Look At This Season’s Best NHL Goalies

By Amy Fetherolf (@afetherolf) It’s still quite early in the season, but it’s never too soon to look at some early contenders for the NHL’s award for best goaltender. My candidates are chosen based on a small sample size, and the Vezina can be awarded based on other factors like career achievement in addition to […]

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Weekly NHL Goalie Roundup: Monday February 4, 2013

By Amy Fetherolf (@afetherolf) Goalie stats pulled from Monday January 28, 2013 through Sunday February 3, 2013. Three Stars: 1. Roberto Luongo – Luongo has played his way into a starter role for the time being after beginning the season as Cory Schneider’s backup. The three-time Vezina finalist has allowed just three goals in his […]

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Streak Busters: Vancouver Canucks end Detroit Red Wings Home Winning Streak

(Getty images) By Adam Graham (@adam_graham) Last night’s matchup between the Vancouver Canucks and the Detroit Red Wings was circled on the calendar by many as the potential end to the Red Wings historic 23-game winning streak at home. Sure, the Red Wings also had to get past formidable opponents like their divisional rivals from […]

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Vancouver Canucks Showdown with the Detroit Red Wings

By Adam Graham (@adam_graham) Tuesday night’s loss to the Nashville Predators might not seem like a good thing to the Vancouver Canucks at first glance, but in reality it might be the best thing for them in the long run. After 13 games without a regulation loss, the Canucks strong play and, in many ways, […]

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Flyers Offseason Mania

Dustin Leed discusses what’s next, and what needs to be done for Philadelphia this off-season.

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Stuff of Legends: Trevor Linden

A look at the career Trevor Linden had with the Vancouver Canucks in the first installment of the “Stuff of Legends” series only on TheHockeyGuys.net.