Tuesday May 14
The Georgia Straight
Mike Gillis looks to build stronger, better Vancouver Canucks
He has to try to make his team a Stanley Cup contender again after being bounced in the first round of the playoffs.
Tuesday May 14
Taxi! Gulutzan out as head coach in Dallas
Gulutzan, 41, replaced Marc Crawford as head coach in 2011 and posted a 64-57-9 record with the Stars over two seasons at the helm.
Mon May 13, 2013
Hunger Games: David Booth
In a blowout win against Nashville on March 15th, David Booth scored his only goal of the 2012-2013 season.
Fri May 10, 2013
The New York Times
Slap Shot: In Vancouver, It's Time to Re-Evaluate
Mike Gillis, who took over as the general manager of the Canucks in April 2008, says it is time to hit the reset button after Vancouver was swept in the first round of the playoffs by the San Jose Sharks.
Mike Gillis' Press Conference Plus Thoughts
It was expected to chalked full of Gillisisms and it was. Much of what he said being predictable.
Thu May 09, 2013
Free Agency Preview: Predators Turn to Raid Canucks.
Over the next couple of weeks I will be bringing you some free agency previews as teams get eliminated from the playoffs.
Wed May 08, 2013
Canucks may need to play buyout game with Ballard, Booth
Vancouver forward David Booth's contract - a total of $9.25 million for two years - is too rich for the Vancouver Canucks for next season.
Five things the Canucks could do
The easiest change general manager Mike Gillis could make. All he'd have to do is pull the trigger.
Defending Big D
Dallas Stars Daily Links: Kevin Connauton Exceeding Expectations
From an unknown name around Dallas to one of the leading defensemen in Austin, Kevin Connauton has impressed Stars fans all over Texas.
The Globe and Mail
Maki: Looking for Canucks blame? Look no further than Mike Gillis
If you're looking for someone to blame for the Canucks' failings, start with general manager Mike Gillis.
End of an era for this Canucks team
They were, arguably, the most extraordinary Vancouver Canucks' teams in the four-decade-plus history of the NHL franchise.
Rock Hill Herald
Sharks sweep Canucks with 4-3 win in OT
Joe Pavelski scored his second power-play goal of the game to tie it with 4:27 left in regulation.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Big Lead
Brad Stuart Took a Headshot From Derek Roy, Was Able to Return [Video]
Brad Stuart of San Jose was playing a puck near his bench during Game 4 of the Sharks - Canucks series when Vancouver's Derek Roy came up and hit him in the head.
Parksville Qualicum News
EDITORIAL: Politics? Nah, let's talk hockey
By John Harding - Parksville Qualicum Beach News Published: May 07, 2013 9:00 AM Updated: May 07, 2013 9:58 AM We like to reflect in this space what people are talking about, what has them glued to their TVs, filling the Internet chat forums, providing fodder for drama and emotion.
Mon May 06, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Tell us: Which former Stars player is the hardest to watch in the playoffs?
Former Stars Mike Ribeiro, Derek Roy, Brenden Morrow and Jaromir Jagr are in the 2013 playoffs.
Who, really, to blame for fall of the Canucks?
An octopus and a seal battled it out at the breakwater in Victoria on Sunday afternoon.
Fighting for Stanley
I have to admit I am pretty steamed writing this blog tonight. I have a few targets for my frustrations; my team, the coach, the GM and the NHL.
Sun May 05, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Canucks turn to Cory Schneider in goal for Game 3 against Sharks
After days of uncertainty over a mysterious "body injury" that kept him out of the first two games of their playoff series against the San Jose Sharks, the Vancouver Canucks will get goaltender Cory Schneider back for tonight's third game of the Western Conference playoff series.
Top Lines Reverse Roles in Game Two Loss
Sorry for the late post, but I was a little #drunj on Friday and wanted to give the game a re-watch before writing it up.
Fri May 03, 2013
Canucks haven't cracked Sharks goalie Niemi this season
After a loss in Game 1, coach Alain Vigneault is looking for more offense from the Canucks.