Canucks' identity shaken with heavy-hockey contingent injured
Think of the Canucks and you think first of the dynamic young stars. But the identity the team is trying to construct is more nuanced than that. Jim Benning has added a steady stream of “heavy” to complement the young stars. Without them, the Canucks are the ones getting damaged.
Canucks' Quinn Hughes a talent like Vancouver has never seen before
Quinn Hughes is special. Not in a 'you’re-special-I’m-special-everyone’s-special' kind of way — he is literally unique in Canucks history. But don’t just take our word for it. Listen to some of the Canucks’ top defencemen from the last five decades share their thoughts on Vancouver's young phenom.
Canucks captain Bo Horvat leading by example through first slump
After a hot start, the Canucks cooled a bit at the start of November and Bo Horvat has gone seven games without a goal, while his 5-on-5 production has also slowed. It's the first bump of his captaincy, but as his teammates look up to him, Horvat will face the challenge head on.