| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:37 PM
The Vancouver Canucks defeated the Boston Bruins 1-0 Friday night to takes a 3-2 lead in the Stanley Cup final. Here's a report card on the two teams (performances rated 1-to-10):
Boston: Tim Thomas took the loss, but allowed only one goal...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 7:55 PM
The Stanley Cup was resting in its carrying case, ready to be transported to TD Garden for its annual shining moment.
Now it's on its way to Vancouver. The Boston Bruins emphatically made sure of that Monday at TD Garden.
The Bruins rocked the Vancouver...
| Jun 15, 2011
The Boston Bruins are champions for the first time since 1972 thanks to Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand and Tim Thomas.
Bergeron scored a pair of goals and Thomas made 37 saves for his fourth shutout of these playoffs, as the Bruins handled the Canucks,...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 8:27 AM
Vancouver goalie Roberto Luongo was talking about his favorite former Blackhawks nemesis:
“I don’t think they won the Stanley Cup because of Dustin Byfuglien.’’
Nope, just the Vancouver and San Jose series when he had eight goals...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 10:24 AM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Team Tribune embarked on a highly classified investigative journalism jag Tuesday, commonly known as attending media access, efforting to untangle the cat's cradle that is Roberto Luongo on the eve of the Chicago Blackhawks'...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 10:07 PM
Ben Smith, hero.
Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Marian Hossa, and Patrick Sharp, zero.
That’s a zero in terms of goals – combined, mind you -- and impact on the Blackhawks in their playoff series with Vancouver.
The Hawks’ big shooters...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Ask Ryan Kesler how the chance-to-vanquish-the-Chicago-Blackhawks element combines with the Vancouver Canucks' one-game-at-a-time intonation, and the answer is as dispassionate as the approach.
"One game at a time," Kesler said after a 3-2 Game 3...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 7:48 PM
The last two springs, the Blackhawks would’ve made Vancouver melt down.
In Game 4, they made the Canucks flat quit.
Not by beating them up, but by beating them to loose pucks and winning board battles. By moving the puck efficiently and skating...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 1:24 PM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Dave Bolland skated with Chicago Blackhawks teammates during their morning skate Wednesday and the center is likely to play against the Vancouver Canucks.
Bolland, who has missed three consecutive games with an injured...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Instead of corralling slap shots from NHL players, Roberto Luongo is gathering poker chips. Lots of 'em.
Luongo, the Panthers' goalie from 2000-06, has survived the first two days of the World Series of Poker main event in Las Vegas. He resumes play...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 8:18 AM
The Blackhawks played the NHL-wide-despised Canucksabout even in the first period of their first game back from an All-Star Game as useful as John Scott.
After that, the Hawks dominated play. Shots, chances, puck possession --- you name, it, the Hawks...