28-9-2006 Rory Fitzpatrick frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Rory Fitzpatrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Rory Fitzpatrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 210 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 18 assists along with 144 penalty minutes. The 31 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


28-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Taylor Pyatt is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Daniel Sedin is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Henrik Sedin is looking good with 7 points in 3 games last week. Markus Naslund is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Marc Chouinard is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Alexandre Burrows is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Bouck has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Trevor Linden has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Jan Bulis has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dany Sabourin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Kesler has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jannik Hansen has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-9-2006 Alexandre Burrows frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Alexandre Burrows feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alexandre Burrows, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 50 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 12 assists along with 77 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 7 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+7=10 with 16 PIM.


25-9-2006 Daniel Sedin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Daniel Sedin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 404 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 146 assists along with 144 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 7 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+7=11 with 2 PIM.


25-9-2006 Drew MacIntyre frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Drew MacIntyre feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Drew MacIntyre was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 5th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


25-9-2006 Media glorifies the Vancouver Canucks
The media is impressed by the team's 7 game winning streak. Much of the credit is granted to the good work of general manager VAN and headcoach Alain Vigneault

24-9-2006 Tyler Bouck frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Tyler Bouck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Bouck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 91 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 8 assists along with 83 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 6 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 6 PIM.


22-9-2006 Media glorifies the Vancouver Canucks
The media is impressed by the team's 6 game winning streak. Much of the credit is granted to the good work of general manager VAN and headcoach Alain Vigneault

21-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Daniel Sedin is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Henrik Sedin is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Mattias ohlund is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Alexandre Burrows is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Trevor Linden has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Taylor Pyatt has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Matt Cooke has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jan Bulis has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dany Sabourin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Kesler has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jannik Hansen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-9-2006 Daniel Sedin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Daniel Sedin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 402 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 143 assists along with 144 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+4=8 with 2 PIM.


19-9-2006 Daniel Sedin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Daniel Sedin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 402 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 143 assists along with 144 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+4=8 with 2 PIM.


14-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Roberto Luongo is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 1 goals. Daniel Sedin is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Henrik Sedin is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Alexandre Burrows is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-9-2006 Dany Sabourin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Dany Sabourin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dany Sabourin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 5 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 14 goals. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


7-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brendan Morrison is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Markus Naslund is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-9-2006 Marc Chouinard frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Marc Chouinard feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Marc Chouinard was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2nd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 278 NHL games during his career, notching 35 goals and adding 39 assists along with 113 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


4-9-2006 Henrik Sedin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Henrik Sedin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Henrik Sedin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 400 NHL games during his career, notching 62 goals and adding 159 assists along with 200 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


31-8-2006 Drew MacIntyre frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Drew MacIntyre feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Drew MacIntyre was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 5th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


29-8-2006 Marc Chouinard frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Marc Chouinard feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Marc Chouinard was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2nd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 278 NHL games during his career, notching 35 goals and adding 39 assists along with 113 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


29-8-2006 Kevin Bieksa frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Kevin Bieksa feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Kevin Bieksa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 39 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 6 assists along with 77 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


30-6-2006 Mike Keane retires
Mike Keane has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2006 Wade Flaherty retires
Wade Flaherty has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2006 Training camp preview
Vancouver Canucks will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Vancouver Canucks and Utica Comets:
- Yannick Tremblay D
- Daniel Rahimi D
- Jeff Cowan L
- Nick Kuiper D
- Tyler Bouck R
- Josh Green L
- Roberto Luongo G
- Bryan Smolinski L
- Trevor Linden C
- Taylor Pyatt L
- Rory Fitzpatrick D
- Willie Mitchell D
- Sami Salo D
- Daniel Sedin L
- Henrik Sedin C
- Brendan Morrison C
- Matt Cooke L
- Markus Näslund L
- Mattias Öhlund D
- Jan Bulis L
- Lee Goren R
- Marc Chouinard C
- Patrick Coulombe D
- Brad Moran C
- Jesse Schultz R
- Julien Ellis G
- Yuri Moscevsky L
- Adam Keefe R
- Matt Zultek L
- J.J. Hunter C
- Brent Sopel D
- Chris Chartier D
- Nathan Smith C
- Brandon Reid C
- Lukas Krajicek D
- Drew MacIntyre G
- Kevin Bieksa D
- James DeMone D
- Mike S. Brown R
- Sébastien Centomo G
- Tommi Santala C
- Alexandre Burrows R
- Luc Bourdon D
- Shaun Heshka D
- Dany Sabourin G
- Alexander Edler D
- Marc-André Bernier R
- Ryan Kesler C
- Jannik Hansen R
- François-Pierre Guénette C
- Nathan McIver D
- Rick Rypien C
- Jason Jaffray L
- Reagan Rome D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Nick Kuiper D
- Trevor Linden C
- Daniel Sedin L
- Markus Näslund L
- Mattias Öhlund D
- Jesse Schultz R
- Adam Keefe R
- Alexander Edler D
- Jannik Hansen R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Willie Mitchell D
- Lee Goren R
- Brad Moran C
- Julien Ellis G
- Yuri Moscevsky L
- J.J. Hunter C
- Drew MacIntyre G
- James DeMone D
- François-Pierre Guénette C
- Nathan McIver D


28-6-2006 Daniel Sedin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Daniel Sedin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 397 NHL games during his career, notching 83 goals and adding 139 assists along with 142 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


27-6-2006 Roberto Luongo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Roberto Luongo was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 342 NHL games during his career, booking 27 career shutouts and allowing 866 goals. The 27 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


26-6-2006 Kevin Bieksa frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Kevin Bieksa feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Kevin Bieksa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 39 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 6 assists along with 77 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2006 Dany Sabourin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Dany Sabourin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dany Sabourin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 5 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 14 goals. The 25 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2006 Alain Vigneault praises Oscar Möller
Vancouver Canucks head coach Alain Vigneault has praised young right wing Oscar Möller in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



24-6-2006 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


30-6-2006 Training camp preview
Vancouver Canucks will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Vancouver Canucks and Manitoba Moose:
- Yannick Tremblay D
- Daniel Rahimi D
- Jeff Cowan L
- Nick Kuiper D
- Tyler Bouck R
- Mike Keane R
- Josh Green L
- Roberto Luongo G
- Bryan Smolinski L
- Trevor Linden C
- Taylor Pyatt L
- Wade Flaherty G
- Rory Fitzpatrick D
- Willie Mitchell D
- Sami Salo D
- Daniel Sedin L
- Henrik Sedin C
- Brendan Morrison C
- Matt Cooke L
- Markus Näslund L
- Mattias Öhlund D
- Jan Bulis L
- Lee Goren R
- Marc Chouinard C
- Patrick Coulombe D
- Brad Moran C
- Jesse Schultz R
- Julien Ellis G
- Yuri Moscevsky L
- Adam Keefe R
- Matt Zultek L
- J.J. Hunter C
- Brent Sopel D
- Chris Chartier D
- Nathan Smith C
- Brandon Reid C
- Lukas Krajicek D
- Drew MacIntyre G
- Kevin Bieksa D
- James DeMone D
- Mike S. Brown R
- Sébastien Centomo G
- Tommi Santala C
- Alexandre Burrows R
- Luc Bourdon D
- Shaun Heshka D
- Dany Sabourin G
- Alexander Edler D
- Marc-André Bernier R
- Ryan Kesler C
- Jannik Hansen R
- François-Pierre Guénette C
- Nathan McIver D
- Rick Rypien C
- Jason Jaffray L
- Reagan Rome D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Bryan Smolinski L
- Rory Fitzpatrick D
- Julien Ellis G
- Yuri Moscevsky L
- J.J. Hunter C
- Lukas Krajicek D
- Drew MacIntyre G
- James DeMone D
- Sébastien Centomo G
- Tommi Santala C
- Jason Jaffray L

Players reporting in good shape:
- Roberto Luongo G
- Wade Flaherty G
- Markus Näslund L
- Matt Zultek L
- Chris Chartier D
- Mike S. Brown R
- Alexandre Burrows R
- Dany Sabourin G
- Ryan Kesler C


27-6-2006 Alain Vigneault praises John Negrin
Vancouver Canucks head coach Alain Vigneault has praised young defenseman John Negrin in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



26-6-2006 Dany Sabourin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Dany Sabourin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dany Sabourin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 5 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 14 goals. The 25 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


26-6-2006 Vancouver Canucks trade rumoured
New York Rangers are rumoured to be planning a trade sending right wing Greg Moore, defenseman Michael Sauer and defenseman Marvin Degon to Vancouver Canucks for left wing Jan Bulis

Rumours from various sources around the league say that the New York Rangers are looking for a 1st line left wing and that Jan Bulis would be a good fit there.


25-6-2006 Taylor Pyatt frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Taylor Pyatt feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Pyatt was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 308 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 56 assists along with 170 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2006 Drew MacIntyre uncertain about future
Drew MacIntyre wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

23-6-2006 Alain Vigneault praises James O'Brien
Vancouver Canucks head coach Alain Vigneault has praised young left wing James O'Brien in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



23-6-2006 Vancouver Canucks trade rumoured
San Jose Sharks are rumoured to be planning a trade sending defenseman Christian Ehrhoff, right wing Jonathan Tremblay and goaltender Taylor Dakers to Vancouver Canucks for left wing Markus Näslund

Rumours from various sources around the league say that the San Jose Sharks are looking for a 1st line left wing and that Markus Näslund would be a good fit there.


24-6-2006 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2006 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2006 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2006 Mika Noronen uncertain about future
Mika Noronen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Nick Kuiper uncertain about future
Nick Kuiper wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Tyler Bouck uncertain about future
Tyler Bouck wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Prestin Ryan uncertain about future
Prestin Ryan wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Roberto Luongo uncertain about future
Roberto Luongo wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Taylor Pyatt uncertain about future
Taylor Pyatt wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Daniel Sedin uncertain about future
Daniel Sedin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Henrik Sedin uncertain about future
Henrik Sedin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Matt Cooke uncertain about future
Matt Cooke wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Brad Moran uncertain about future
Brad Moran wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Jesse Schultz uncertain about future
Jesse Schultz wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Yuri Moscevsky uncertain about future
Yuri Moscevsky wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Artem Chubarov uncertain about future
Artem Chubarov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Matt Zultek uncertain about future
Matt Zultek wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 J.J. Hunter uncertain about future
J.J. Hunter wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Chris Chartier uncertain about future
Chris Chartier wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Nathan Smith uncertain about future
Nathan Smith wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Brandon Reid uncertain about future
Brandon Reid wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Brandon Reid frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Brandon Reid feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brandon Reid was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 7th round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


21-6-2006 Lukas Krajicek uncertain about future
Lukas Krajicek wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Kevin Bieksa uncertain about future
Kevin Bieksa wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Jason King uncertain about future
Jason King wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 James DeMone uncertain about future
James DeMone wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Sébastien Centomo uncertain about future
Sébastien Centomo wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Tommi Santala uncertain about future
Tommi Santala wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Alexandre Burrows uncertain about future
Alexandre Burrows wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Jozef Balej uncertain about future
Jozef Balej wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Dany Sabourin uncertain about future
Dany Sabourin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Jason Jaffray uncertain about future
Jason Jaffray wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Reagan Rome uncertain about future
Reagan Rome wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

Eastside Hockey Manager