11:07 PM EST, Sun December 21, 2014

Jannik Hansen expected to play Monday despite collapsing at bench

Despite a scary incident in which he collapsed at the bench Saturday night, Canuck right winger Jannik Hansen is expected to play Monday against the Arizona Coyotes. Canuck head coach Willie Desjardins said Sunday that Hansen spent the night in hospital, was checked for any heart issues and then returned home. Hansen did not skate with his teammates, however, when they practiced at Rogers Arena. Hansen was hurt early in the second period when he ...

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The Province 2 hours ago
Willes' Musings: The Canucks core isn't getting any finer with age

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With just a few days before Christmas, we offer a joyously festive edition of the Monday morning musings and meditations on the world of sport. ­— The Canucks’ overtime win over the Calgary Flames on Saturday may have temporarily eased some panic, but you have to be delusional to believe beating a team on an eight-game losing streak answers all the questions about the Orcans.
Vancouver Sun 3 hours ago
Cam Cole: On second thought, curling got short shrift at Sochi Olympics

Cam Cole: On second thought, curling got short shrift at Sochi Olympics

No year of sports writing ever ends without regrets, and topping my 2014 list --- even ahead of being elsewhere when GM Mike Gillis and coach John Tortorella were jettisoned by the Vancouver Canucks, and Jim Benning and Willie Desjardins hired to replace them --- was failing to take the road less travelled last February.
The Province 4 hours ago
Kuzma: Closer to returning from fractured finger, Kassian must get game pointed in right direction

Kuzma: Closer to returning from fractured finger, Kassian must get game pointed in right direction

Zack KaZack Kassian had two pins removed from his fractured right pinky finger Saturday and practised Sunday. Still at least a week away from returning the lineup, the Vancouver Canucks winger has only played four of the last 19 games when you include the five he missed earlier this NHL season with a knee injury.ssian had two pins removed from his fractured right pinky finger Saturday and practised Sunday. Still at least a week away from returning the lineup, the Vancouver Canucks winger has only played four of the last 19 games when you include the five he missed earlier this NHL season...
The Province 23 hours ago
Jamieson: Numberology 101: Breaking down the Canucks

Jamieson: Numberology 101: Breaking down the Canucks

Biggest surprise: Nick BoninoBiggest disappointment: Ryan MillerBiggest Not to worry: The SedinsDubious about the defenceBullish about Alex Edler and Chris TanevBottom six about to bottom out?So where do the Canucks finish? Rob Vollman doesn’t have a crystal ball to explain how this season is going to go for the Canucks.
The Province Dec 20, 2014
Canucks Game Day: Burrows pledging 'high-paced, aggressive' game as struggling teams meet

Canucks Game Day: Burrows pledging 'high-paced, aggressive' game as struggling teams meet

We're taking a break from our gift shopping to offer up five thoughts on the Flames dropping in to face the Canucks tonight.

Canucks Game Day: Burrows pledging “high-paced, aggressive,” game as struggling Vancouver meets equally struggling Calgary

Vancouver Canucks (18-11-2) vs. Calgary Flames (17-15-2) Rogers Arena, 7 p.m. CBC, TSN 1040 We’re taking a break from our gift shopping to offer up five thoughts on the Flames dropping in to face the Canucks tonight. 1. The Canucks …
Vancouver Sun Dec 20, 2014
Reeling Canucks, floundering Flames both seeking to snap losing slides

Reeling Canucks, floundering Flames both seeking to snap losing slides

In the National Hockey League, where there are no longer any ties, something will have to give tonight when the reeling Vancouver Canucks meet the floundering Calgary Flames at Rogers Arena.
Vancouver Sun Dec 19, 2014
Canucks aim to roast Flames to help ignite festive spirit

Canucks aim to roast Flames to help ignite festive spirit

All the Vancouver Canucks want for Christmas is a win. Actually, two would be nice.
The Province Dec 19, 2014
Kuzma: Canucks prospect Thatcher Demko hoping to hone his skills in U.S. world junior championship team

Kuzma: Canucks prospect Thatcher Demko hoping to hone his skills in U.S. world junior championship team

Dan Cloutier knows of the pressure that comes with the position. He knows of being the last line of defence and the first to catch criticism when a team fails — especially in the postseason.
The Province Dec 19, 2014
#TheProviesReport: Tom Sestito brings the hammer down on the Canucks

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Province hockey writer Jason Botchford talks Canucks goaltending and an unhappy Tom Sestito in this week's #TheProviesReport.
The Province Dec 19, 2014
Willes on the NHL: Jets injuries piling up, Hodgson's future uncertain, and more

Willes on the NHL: Jets injuries piling up, Hodgson's future uncertain, and more

Province sports columnist Ed Willes breaks down the latest happening around the NHL including trouble with Winnipeg's defense corps and ex-Canuck Cody Hodgson's troubles in Buffalo.
The Province Dec 19, 2014
The Morning Skate: Kassian on the trade block? Who plays with the Sedins? Seguin’s finger, NFL picks and Letterman’s last carol

The Morning Skate: Kassian on the trade block? Who plays with the Sedins? Seguin’s finger, NFL picks and Letterman’s last carol

Elliotte Friedman’s 30 Thoughts column is always a good read. There’s a juicy tidbit in there this week that suggests a Zack Kassian to Boston deal may be in the cards.
Vancouver Sun Dec 18, 2014
Production from Canucks’ blue-liners in short supply

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The Vancouver Canucks’ goal-scoring woes are being compounded by the fact they have one of the least productive defensive corps. Canucks defencemen have combined to score just nine goals this National Hockey League season. Only Buffalo, with five, and Winnipeg, with eight, had fewer heading into Thursday night’s schedule.
Vancouver Sun Dec 18, 2014
Five things the Canucks must do to get back on track

Five things the Canucks must do to get back on track

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