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Vancouver Canucks – Playoff Hopes Slim but Still Alive

Vancouver Canucks – Playoff Hopes Slim but Still Alive

William Wilson April 6, 2014 9

At this point in the season, the chances of the Vancouver Canucks making the playoffs are extremely remote, but the team has done everything possible to help its own cause. Unfortunately, they’re no longer masters

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NHL: Injuries Hurt Everyone

NHL: Injuries Hurt Everyone

William Wilson March 15, 2014 8

It’s always unfortunate when the NHL loses a player to injury. This applies to top-line players and bottom-lines player equally. As fans of the sport, we’d naturally prefer to see the players on the ice,

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What Now?

What Now?

Lance Hornby March 13, 2014 5

  Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images Can I get off this ride? Please??? Wow! What a crazy year. I have to be honest, I knew things would be tougher this year with the conference

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Weekly Grab Bag

Weekly Grab Bag

James Lumsden January 27, 2014 1

Settling into Monday evening after a good brisk walk home from work across the Ottawa River here in my homestead in Vanier, Ontario (yes, technically I live in Ottawa, but I still call Vanier

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Welcome Back Lumsden?  Sure … :)

Welcome Back Lumsden? Sure … :)

James Lumsden January 24, 2014 0

Okay, time to start posting my facebook rants into something … less understandable.  Hi, I’m James Lumsden, and I’m back with Fighting For Stanley as a feature writer. (I just don’t know how the

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My Thoughts so Far

My Thoughts so Far

Lance Hornby December 26, 2013 7

Some Things Never Change It is the 39 game mark for the Canucks as they enjoy a rather long break during the Christmas holidays. Some would say it might be too long of a

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913 & the Jacobs Factor

913 & the Jacobs Factor

Lance Hornby December 14, 2013 0

Here We Go Again It’s been 913 days since the Canucks lost game 7 of the 2011 Stanley Cup Finals to the Boston Bruins. The two teams meet again tonight in Vancouver for the

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I Got a Feeling

I Got a Feeling

Lance Hornby November 23, 2013 2

                                                                                                       Photo by Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images Good Appetizer, Now for the Main Course The Canucks finally ended their 5 game losing streak with a win against the lowly, injury depleted Blue Jackets tonight

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James Reimer: The “Other” Goalie in Toronto?

James Reimer: The “Other” Goalie in Toronto?

William Wilson November 10, 2013 11

I don’t normally agree with Don Cherry, but he raised an interesting argument last night: are the Toronto Maple Leafs deliberately feeding goaltender James Reimer to the wolves? Here the idea is that Jonathan

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Toronto Maple Leafs Return to Action Tonight

Toronto Maple Leafs Return to Action Tonight

William Wilson November 8, 2013 19

The Toronto Maple Leafs return to action tonight after enjoying nearly a week of rest (they last played on Saturday). Toronto welcomes the New Jersey Devils tonight to the Air Canada Centre for the

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