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Canucks doctor on outbreak: 'No culprit here other than' COVID-19
Iain MacIntyre
Canucks team physician Dr. Jim Bovard made it clear Friday that the team is merely among the victims of the third wave of an ever-changing coronavirus that has been sickening 1,000 people per day in British Columbia since the hockey team shut down last Wednesday.
Canucks' gamble on Pearson extension could pose future salary-cap issues
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Canucks offer insight into COVID outbreak, dangers of variant transmission
Iain MacIntyre
Breaking its communications silence, the Vancouver Canucks provided more details on the team's outbreak and the added danger of the highly-transmissible P.1 variant that is surging in B.C.
Bo Horvat's experience reminder of human side of Canucks' COVID-19 crisis
Iain MacIntyre
There is a pile of hockey-related issues to be navigated. But talk to Vancouver Canucks captain Bo Horvat's parents, Tim and Cindy, for a minute and you quickly realize the true impact of this crisis is a human one, not a hockey one. Each player is a son. Many of them are also fathers and spouses.
What we know about Canucks' COVID-19 outbreak, one week later
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Rise of virus variants has Canucks worried about outbreak worsening
Iain MacIntyre
The most alarming part about the Canucks’ COVID outbreak is that the crisis is still likely to get worse, writes Iain MacIntyre. With the team's current slate of games postponed, MacIntyre has the latest on the situation.
Hamonic's ordeal shows human aspect of Canucks' COVID-19 pause
Iain MacIntyre
The ordeal Vancouver Canucks defenceman Travis Hamonic is now enduring – and the risk to his family – should provide pause and context to fans who are disappointed or, worse, angry that hockey games are being postponed.
Canucks face two extreme outcomes with Demko's extension
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Canucks focused on Flames clash as team deals with COVID-19 protocols
Iain MacIntyre
Twenty-three hours into the Vancouver Canucks’ COVID scare, the only player missing from Wednesday’s morning skate was Adam Gaudette. With Tuesday’s test results negative for all other players and no “high-risk close contacts,” the Canucks are ready to take on the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. PT/10:30 p.m. ET on Sportsnet Pacific and Sportsnet West.