RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Vancouver Canucks

A collection of news and information related to Vancouver Canucks published by this site and its partners.

Top Vancouver Canucks Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • 5 Things: Teuvo Teravainen is Finnish for 'nuclear option'

    5 Things: Teuvo Teravainen is Finnish for 'nuclear option'
    We changed our policy here at the home office of the "5 Things' blog" People in Lightning sweaters are allowed -- heck, encouraged -- to read every bit of this piece about Tampa Bay's Game 1 choke: 1. The playoff rule demands that your stars play like...
  • Blackhawks, Ducks players excited to get rare Game 7 experience

    Blackhawks, Ducks players excited to get rare Game 7 experience
    Ask an NHL player what is so special about being in Game 7 of a Stanley Cup playoff series, and you likely will get an answer about childhood reveries that would seem trite were it not for the sincerity with which it is expressed. This is what...
  • Ducks are 0-3 in last three Game 7s in Stanley Cup playoffs

    Ducks are 0-3 in last three Game 7s in Stanley Cup playoffs
    Game 7s were once an occasional form of advancement, not a stumbling block, for the Ducks. Before the 2009 playoffs, they were 2-1 when it came to Game 7s. Not a great sample size, but the Ducks managed series victories in 2006 (Calgary) and 1997...
  • Manners part of the game when it comes to faceoffs

    Manners part of the game when it comes to faceoffs
    When Jonathan Toews puts his faceoff face on, he turns on the charm. "Having an understanding of the linesman," the Blackhawks captain said, "making sure you're on the same page with them and just being respectful." Twice during their 5-4, double-...
  • Ducks' Emerson Etem, raised in family of athletes, goes his own way

    Ducks' Emerson Etem, raised in family of athletes, goes his own way
    Emerson Etem didn't row, row, row a boat gently down a stream. Instead, the Ducks left wing rolled, rolled, rolled his butt fiercely down the street delivering newspapers on roller blades to save money for hockey equipment. Etem used the same part of...
  • Danish hockey players, like Ducks' Frederik Andersen, making a dent in NHL

    Danish hockey players, like Ducks' Frederik Andersen, making a dent in NHL
    Frederik Andersen is a 6-foot-3 Dane great in a field that occupies a very small piece of a rather small country's sports landscape. Skim the Web versions of Monday's sports pages in Denmark's major newspapers, and you must scroll deep to find any...
  • Blackhawks, Ducks both have pair of aces, but they play them differently

    Blackhawks, Ducks both have pair of aces, but they play them differently
    In this age of salary caps and free agency in the NHL, it is rare for a team's two biggest offensive stars to stay on the same roster for years on end. That is what makes a pair of forwards on each team in the Western Conference finals as unusual as...
  • Ducks-Flames matchup in NHL playoffs could leave third-degree burns

    Ducks-Flames matchup in NHL playoffs could leave third-degree burns
    Third-period comeback clones. Anaheim Ducks . . . meet the Calgary Flames. That's exactly what will be happening in the second round of the playoffs as the teams will open a Western Conference semifinal series later this week in Anaheim. The Ducks...
  • Ducks vs. Calgary Flames: NHL releases second-round playoff schedule

    Ducks vs. Calgary Flames: NHL releases second-round playoff schedule
    The Ducks will open their Western Conference semifinal playoff series against the Calgary Flames at Honda Center on Thursday, the NHL announced Tuesday. The Ducks will play their Pacific Division foe at 7 p.m. and the game will be televised on NBC...
  • Calgary Flames hope home boost will help against Ducks

    Calgary Flames hope home boost will help against Ducks
    There are plenty of things the Calgary Flames can try to change in their playoff series against the Ducks. But there is one thing beyond their control in the series. “We’re not going to grow,” said the Flames center Matt Stajan,...
  • Tomas Fleischmann, who joined Ducks in February, fills in during playoffs

    Tomas Fleischmann, who joined Ducks in February, fills in during playoffs
    Tomas Fleischmann knew there were no guarantees he would play a big role after the Ducks acquired him from the Florida Panthers on Feb. 28 for Dany Heatley and a third-round pick in this year's entry draft. The Czech-born winger had one goal and one...