4:13 AM EDT, Fri March 27, 2015

Canucks top Kings in key Pacific Division contest

Canucks top Kings in key Pacific Division contest Radim Vrbata set up the tying goal by Nick Bonino in the second period and scored the go-ahead goal during a 5-on-3 power play in the third Saturday to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-1 victory over the host Los Angeles Kings. With the victory, Vancouver maintained its hold on second place in the Pacific Division, extending its lead over third-place Calgary to three points and keeping the Kings in fourth place. “It was huge,” Canucks goalie Eddic Lack said. Blue Jackets 3, Flames 2: Rene Bourque scored his second goal of the game at...

Rene Bourque's complaints about Michel Therrien ring hollow

Some players have some legitimate gripes with Michel Therrien, but Rene Bourque isn't one of them. There are loads of criticisms that can be levelled at Michel Therrien. He favours certain players for baffling reasons, the tactics he has the Montreal Canadiens using are 20 years out of date, his coaching style is boring, and downright ugly to watch, but he's not to blame for everything. "Michel (Therrien) and I didn’t have the best relationship. We didn’t communicate. I didn’t know what he wanted from me, or vise versa." -Rene Bourque No one can be sure what Rene Bourque was...
Columbus Dispatch Mar 7, 2015

Blue Jackets notebook: Rene Bourque sees trade as chance for fresh start

Rene Bourque struggled during his time with the Montreal Canadiens and Anaheim Ducks, but he believes he can help the Blue Jackets win.
The Cannon Mar 2, 2015

2015 NHL Trade Deadline: Wisniewski Traded to Ducks for Bourque, Karlsson, & 2nd Rounder

The Blue Jackets have made another deal, and fans may not be so happy about this one. When the 3:00pm deadline passed, a lot of people thought the Jackets might have kept James Wisniewski on their blue line, but it seems they did have a deal in place that was waiting to be registered by the NHL. Columbus has deal Wisniewski to the Anaheim Ducks for Rene Bourque, William Karlsson, and a 2nd round pick in this year's draft. The move feels like a bit of a let down after seeing some of the deals flying around - if nothing else, I'd have liked to see a first round pick in that deal, but the...

Ducks waive Bourque, ship Wagner to AHL

DALLAS -- Put on waivers earlier this season, Rene Bourque finds himself in the same situation with the team traded for him. To make room for new left wing Tomas Fleischmann, the Ducks waived the disappointing Bourque on Sunday with the minor leagues...

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