Stories tagged: Vancouver Canucks
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 12:43 p.m.
NHL taps new market, plays 1st preseason game in China
The NHL is venturing into new territory. The league played its first preseason game in China, with the Los Angeles Kings defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in Shanghai. The teams …
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Canucks name Travis Green new coach, spent last 4 seasons in AHL
The Vancouver Canucks have named Travis Green their new coach. Green spent the last four seasons coaching the Canucks’ top farm team, the Utica Comets of the American Hockey League. …
Fri., Feb. 7, 2014
Suspended New Washington football coach Chris Petersen suspended quarterback Cyler Miles and receiver Damore’ea Stringfellow indefinitely for violation of team rules. The school said Petersen would have no further comment …
Sat., Jan. 11, 2014
In brief: Canucks snap skid, sneak past St. Louis
NHL: Mike Santorelli scored the tiebreaking goal in the third and Eddie Lack made 29 saves Friday night as the Vancouver Canucks snapped a five-game losing streak with a 2-1 …
UPDATED: Thu., June 16, 2011, 10:30 a.m.
Drunken fans riot in Vancouver following loss
Almost 150 people required hospital treatment overnight as rioters swept through downtown Vancouver following a Canucks loss to the Boston Bruins in the decisive Game 7 of the Stanley Cup …
Thu., June 16, 2011
Boston takes Stanley Cup finals with historic rout of Canucks
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The Boston Bruins had waited 39 long years for another drink from the Stanley Cup, and Tim Thomas was awfully thirsty. When the Bruins and their …
Sun., June 12, 2011
Bruins goaltender’s play in net going to waste in Stanley Cup finals
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Tim Thomas is giving a masterful performance in his net during the Stanley Cup finals. He’s also doing an excellent job masking the frustration that must …
Sat., June 11, 2011
Vancouver wins Game 5, is one victory from Cup
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Every other scoring tactic had failed over the last three games, so Vancouver defenseman Kevin Bieksa made something up. He deliberately put a shot wide of …
Fri., June 10, 2011, 8:10 p.m.
Lapierre’s goal gives Canucks 3-2 finals edge
Maxim Lapierre scored on a carom off the back boards with 15:25 to play, Roberto Luongo stopped 31 shots in a stirring shutout after getting pulled from his last game, …
UPDATED: Wed., June 8, 2011, 8:24 p.m.
Bruins whip Canucks again
The Boston Bruins knot the Stanley Cup finals at two games apiece after routing the Vancouver Canucks for a second straight game.
Tue., June 7, 2011
Horton injury sparks Bruins’ offensive onslaught
BOSTON – The Boston Bruins gingerly tapped their sticks on the ice while medical personnel wheeled Nathan Horton out of the hushed arena through the Zamboni tunnel, his neck fixed …
Sat., June 4, 2011
Vancouver Canucks, Boston Bruins show creativity can win the Stanley Cup
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – When Daniel and Henrik Sedin streak down the ice, exchanging crisp passes in a display of their jaw-dropping offensive creativity, it’s easy to forget the Vancouver …
Thu., June 2, 2011
Vancouver draws first blood in Stanley Cup finals
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Through 591/2 scoreless minutes in their Stanley Cup finals opener, the high-flying Canucks were profoundly frustrated. The superstar Sedin twins couldn’t get around Boston’s formidable defense, …
Mon., May 23, 2011
In brief: Canucks take commanding lead on Sharks
NHL: Sami Salo scored twice and Ryan Kesler added a goal as the visiting Vancouver Canucks capitalized on three two-man advantages in the second period to beat the San Jose …
Mon., May 16, 2011
In brief: Canucks rally to beat Sharks in Game 1
NHL: In Vancouver, British Columbia, defenseman Kevin Bieksa tied it 7:02 into the third period, Henrik Sedin scored on a power play 1:19 later, and the Vancouver Canucks rallied to …