8:59 PM EDT, Fri October 31, 2014

Burrows gets 3-game suspension for hit on Habs’ defenceman

The Canucks finally received word Friday afternoon that right winger Alex Burrows has been suspended three games for his late and high hit on Montreal Canadiens’ defenceman Alexei Emelin in Thursday night’s game. In a video on the NHL website, the league’s department of player safety said the hit was “both interference and an illegal check to the head.” The hit occurred just before the 8:29 mark of the second period. Emelin left the game ...
Habs Eyes On The Prize 12 hours ago

Canadiens vs Canucks recap: Montreal salvages one point

The result could have been worse for the Habs, but thanks to another late game comeback Montreal took home a single point. Thanks to a late goal by Max Pacioretty, Montreal managed to leave Vancouver with one point in the bank, which should be considered positive,...
Habs Eyes On The Prize 13 hours ago

Canadiens vs Canucks player of the game voting

A second straight dud of a game, the Canadiens eked out a point they didn't really deserve with most of the team once again not showing up. Voting is supposed to go as follows: If you think a player is ranked too high on the list, you vote them down. If you feel they're rated too low, vote them up....
Habs Eyes On The Prize 14 hours ago

Friday Habs Links: Canadiens fans loud and proud in Vancouver

Here are your daily links, including all of the highlights and analysis from the game in Vancouver last night, the Vancouver native Habs, Carey Price being underpaid, and more. Montreal Canadiens Links As the Habs got set to visit the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night, we were reminded just...

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The Province 2 hours ago
Canucks Friday: What we learned about Jannik Hansen, Tom Sestito and Ryan Stanton

Canucks Friday: What we learned about Jannik Hansen, Tom Sestito and Ryan Stanton

1. There’s a general rule of thumb in Vancouver when it comes to replacing injured, or in this case suspended, players in the top six. When in doubt, go with Jannik Hansen.
The Province 2 hours ago
Video: Willes on scary situations facing the Bruins, Cody Hodgson and more

Video: Willes on scary situations facing the Bruins, Cody Hodgson and more

Province columnist Ed Willes sounds off on troubles in Boston, Buffalo, and Columbus plus some a good news story in Motor City.
The Province 3 hours ago
Video: Province and Journal sports experts break down Saturday's tilt in Edmonton against the Canucks

Video: Province and Journal sports experts break down Saturday's tilt in Edmonton against the Canucks

What will be the pieces that need to fall into place for a win in Edmonton for the Oilers?

Canucks Friday: What we learned about Jannik Hansen, Tom Sestito and Ryan Stanton

1. There’s a general rule of thumb in Vancouver when it comes to replacing injured, or in this case suspended, players in the top six. When in doubt, go with Jannik Hansen. Of course, that usually means it’s another missed …

Gallagher’s Hat Trick: Rogers Arena security, video review and still the Sedins

As the Vancouver Canucks consider a remarkable 7-3 start in their first 10-game segment of the season, there are a number of questions you have to ask about the way the league is conducting itself lately. There are reasons why …
The Province 16 hours ago
The Provies: Daniel spoils The Prince of Orange’s night, while Burrows divides a nation

The Provies: Daniel spoils The Prince of Orange’s night, while Burrows divides a nation

One of the narratives in the Canucks locker room post-game centred around how calm Ryan Miller played. Several pointed to the first goal, which looked like goalie interference.
Vancouver Sun 18 hours ago
Overtime shift at fun factory for Canucks in victory over Habs

Overtime shift at fun factory for Canucks in victory over Habs

If all games were this much fun, the Vancouver Canucks could play in BC Place Stadium and start a new sellout streak. Their 3-2 overtime win Thursday against the Montreal Canadiens was eye candy for hockey fans conditioned to equate entertainment in the National Hockey League exclusively with winning.
The Province 19 hours ago
Gallagher: Burrows hopes to not be suspended after hit on Emelin

Gallagher: Burrows hopes to not be suspended after hit on Emelin

When Alex Burrows put his shoulder into the head of Alexei Emelin in the second period at Rogers Arena Thursday night, knocking the Montreal Canadiens defenceman out of the game temporarily, his teammates had virtually no reaction.
Vancouver Sun 19 hours ago
Daniel Sedin scores overtime winner to secure Canucks’ 3-2 victory over Habs

Daniel Sedin scores overtime winner to secure Canucks’ 3-2 victory over Habs

Daniel Sedin scored on a power play at 2:45 of overtime Thursday as the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-2.
The Province 19 hours ago
Gallagher: Miller outduels Price on this night

Gallagher: Miller outduels Price on this night

Longtime NHL scout for the Detroit Red Wings Bruce Haralson was discussing the advantage in speed the Montreal Canadiens had clearly demonstrated over the Vancouver Canucks after the first period of Thursday night’s game at Rogers Arena.
The Province 19 hours ago
Willes: Canucks got more than a goalie when they acquired Miller

Willes: Canucks got more than a goalie when they acquired Miller

It’s interesting to note now that when Ryan Miller was signed this off-season, the move was not unanimously endorsed by the faithful.
The Province 19 hours ago
Canucks 3 Habs 2 (OT): Canucks keep up with speedy Canadiens in most impressive win yet

Canucks 3 Habs 2 (OT): Canucks keep up with speedy Canadiens in most impressive win yet

Somehow, the Vancouver Canucks managed to skate with one of the league's faster teams, and beat what may be the NHL's best goalie. Three times.
The Province Oct 30, 2014
Brendan Gallagher hoping to merge his two worlds for charity

Brendan Gallagher hoping to merge his two worlds for charity

If Brendan Gallagher gets his way, you could see a fundraiser featuring both Montreal Canadiens and Vancouver Canadians. He’s still in the early planning stages, but Gallagher, the Canadiens right winger who starred for the Vancouver Giants and has a home in Tsawwassen, wants to hold a charity slo-pitch game at Nat Bailey Stadium, the home of the Canadians.
Vancouver Sun Oct 30, 2014
Tortorella’s Canucks firing no surprise to happy Hab Weise

Tortorella’s Canucks firing no surprise to happy Hab Weise

All sorts of good memories came flooding back for Dale Weise when he walked into Rogers Arena on Thursday morning. And one bad one. Weise, now a member of the Montreal Canadiens, couldn’t say enough nice things about his former Vancouver Canucks teammates. The same could not be said for former coach John Tortorella.

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