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The Canuck Way Oct 2, 2019

Vancouver Canucks: Why the AHL benefits Sven Baertschi

The Vancouver Canucks waived forward Sven Baertschi. The Swiss forward was forced out in Vancouver’s roster crunch ahead of opening night. Sven Baertschi came to the Vancouver Canucks in a trade with the Calgary flames where general manager Jim Benning only gave up a second-round pick. In a move which not long ago was heralded […] Vancouver Canucks: Why the AHL benefits Sven Baertschi - The Canuck Way - The Canuck Way - A Vancouver Canucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Vancouver Courier Sep 30, 2019
Jim Benning believes Canucks have enough skill on their 23-man roster without Sven Baertschi

Jim Benning believes Canucks have enough skill on their 23-man roster without Sven Baertschi

Sven Baertschi was one of Jim Benning’s biggest success stories. Of all the moves Benning made in his first year as general manager of the Canucks, the Baertschi trade paid off the most. After struggling to stick in the NHL with the Calgary Flames, Baertschi found his stride in Vancouver, developing into a legitimate second-line winger and power play threat. For a team that has struggled to score over the last few seasons, Baertschi has consistently scored at a 20-goal, 40-point pace for the Canucks, with just one caveat: he hasn’t been able to stay healthy over the course of a full...
Sportsnet.ca Sep 30, 2019
Canucks’ Baertschi deemed expendable with emergence of young players

Canucks’ Baertschi deemed expendable with emergence of young players

Despite being a fairly consistent offensive contributor the last four seasons and a frequent partner to Bo Horvat, Sven Baertschi was a surprising omission from the Vancouver Canucks final roster. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Sep 30, 2019

Canucks Waive Baertschi, Goldobin, Biega

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks are looking to send left-winger Sven Baertschi to the minors in the latest round of pre-season cuts. The club announced Monday that Baertschi has been placed on waivers alongside right-winger Nikolay Goldobin and defen... The post Canucks Waive Baertschi, Goldobin, Biega appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Vancouver Courier Sep 30, 2019
Canucks Camp Cuts: Sven Baertschi, Nikolay Goldobin, and Alex Biega put on waivers

Canucks Camp Cuts: Sven Baertschi, Nikolay Goldobin, and Alex Biega put on waivers

The Canucks had to place several players on waivers on Monday in anticipation of naming their 23-man roster on Tuesday. It was inevitable given the makeup of the Canucks current roster: they have a surprisingly veteran-laden team, with just three waiver-exempt forwards — Elias Pettersson, Brock Boeser, and Adam Gaudette — remaining on the roster heading into Monday. What’s surprising is who is getting waived. According to these reports, the Canucks will be waiving Nikolay Goldobin, Alex Biega, and Sven Baertschi.
The Canuck Way Sep 30, 2019

Vancouver Canucks waive Sven Baertschi, Alex Biega and Nikolay Goldobin

The Vancouver Canucks got to roster trimming on Monday by waiving Sven Baertschi, Nikolay Goldobin and Alex Biega. Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning and head coach Travis Green knew difficult decisions were lying ahead of the Wednesday opener, and sure enough, tough roster moves were made. On Monday morning, the team announced that they […] Vancouver Canucks waive Sven Baertschi, Alex Biega and Nikolay Goldobin - The Canuck Way - The Canuck Way - A Vancouver Canucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sportsnet.ca Sep 30, 2019
Canucks expected to place Sven Baertschi on waivers

Canucks expected to place Sven Baertschi on waivers

The Vancouver Canucks are expected to place forward Sven Baertschi on waivers Monday, according to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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