20-4-2020 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 556 NHL games during his career, notching 53 goals and adding 66 assists along with 197 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 82 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 24 PIM.


20-4-2020 praises Mikhail Abramov
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young center Mikhail Abramov 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.

Mikhail Abramov has played 79 games with Mississauga Ice Dogs this season, collecting 41+37=78 with 15 PIM.


20-4-2020 Tyler Popowich resumes light training.
Utica Comets center Tyler Popowich has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

19-4-2020 Thatcher Demko frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko 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 USA, Thatcher Demko was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 73 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 203 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 41 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, allowing 115 goals on 973 while booking 2 shutouts. He has also played 4 games with the Utica Comets this season, allowing 6 goals on 70 while booking 0 shutouts.


19-4-2020 Joseph Blandisi resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Joseph Blandisi has resumed full training after his injury.

18-4-2020 Vancouver Canucks players selected to World Championships
World Championships in icehockey are about to start. The following players from Vancouver Canucks have been selected to represent their countries:

-Phillip Di Giuseppe (CAN)
-Antoine Roussel (FRA)
-Miro Heiskanen (FIN)
-Brayden Point (CAN)
-Vladislav Namestnikov (RUS)
-Brock Boeser (USA)
-Brendan Leipsic (CAN)
-Jorgen Karterud (NOR)

Altough invited to the team, the following players refused to participate due to miscellaneous reasons:
-Janne Kuokkanen(FIN)
-Jonathan Ericsson(SWE)
-Joseph Blandisi(CAN)
-Nikita Tryamkin(RUS)
-Nick Shore(USA)
-Zach Parise(USA)
-David Savard(CAN)
-Dennis Cholowski(CAN)
-Brock Mcginn(CAN)
-Michael Matheson(CAN)
-Anthony Bitetto(USA)
-Michael Del Zotto(CAN)


16-4-2020 Thatcher Demko frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko 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 USA, Thatcher Demko was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 73 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 203 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 41 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, allowing 115 goals on 973 while booking 2 shutouts. He has also played 4 games with the Utica Comets this season, allowing 6 goals on 70 while booking 0 shutouts.


16-4-2020 Brendan Leipsic frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Brendan Leipsic 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, Brendan Leipsic was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 18 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 3 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 82 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 62+26=88 with 10 PIM.


15-4-2020 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 194 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 43 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 19 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM. He has also played 44 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+19=20 with 10 PIM.


14-4-2020 Joseph Blandisi resumes light training.
Utica Comets center Joseph Blandisi has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

13-4-2020 Nick Shore frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Nick Shore 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, Nick Shore was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 312 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 36 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 82 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+7=11 with 8 PIM.


9-4-2020 Vladislav Namestnikov frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Vladislav Namestnikov 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 Russia, Vladislav Namestnikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 363 NHL games during his career, notching 61 goals and adding 88 assists along with 157 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 80 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 11+17=28 with 24 PIM.


8-4-2020 Team captain meets with Brock Mcginn
Following the team's recent 1-0 win against Edmonton Oilers on 7-4-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Brock Mcginn did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Brock Boeser

7-4-2020 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 194 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 43 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 19 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM. He has also played 44 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+19=20 with 10 PIM.


7-4-2020 Adam Gaudette frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Adam Gaudette 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 USA, Adam Gaudette was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 63 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 5 assists along with 82 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 49 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 78 PIM. He has also played 31 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 8+10=18 with 10 PIM.


7-4-2020 Michael Matheson reaches career high !
Michael Matheson marked a new career high in points with 18 after assisting in tonights game against Edmonton Oilers on a goal by David Savard. That's one for the books, he read from a prepared statement..

A native of Canada, Michael Matheson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 235 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 37 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 67 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+17=18 with 29 PIM.


6-4-2020 Nick Shore frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Nick Shore 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, Nick Shore was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 311 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 36 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 81 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+7=11 with 8 PIM.


6-4-2020 praises Phillip Tomasino
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young center Phillip Tomasino 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.

Phillip Tomasino has played 76 games with Shawinigan Cataractes this season, collecting 49+31=80 with 43 PIM.


5-4-2020 Michael Matheson injured.
Michael Matheson (VAN) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Patrik Nemeth (LA). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Small things like this happen to guys almost every game, except this time it happened to me, he said to the press.

4-4-2020 Vladislav Namestnikov frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Vladislav Namestnikov 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 Russia, Vladislav Namestnikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 361 NHL games during his career, notching 61 goals and adding 88 assists along with 157 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 78 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 11+17=28 with 24 PIM.


3-4-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Derek Stepan has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. David Savard has played 52 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Nick Shore is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Michal Neuvirth hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Vladislav Namestnikov is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Michael Del Zotto has played 26 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Joonas Donskoi remains sidelined with leg injury. Troy Stecher remains sidelined with chest injury. Ty Dellandrea remains sidelined with thigh injury.



2-4-2020 Jorgen Karterud frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Jorgen Karterud 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 Norway, Jorgen Karterud, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 64 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 8+3=11 with 18 PIM.


1-4-2020 Team captain meets with Antoine Roussel
Following the team's recent 5-1 loss at Dallas Stars on 1-4-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Antoine Roussel did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Brock Boeser

1-4-2020 Team captain meets with Vladislav Namestnikov
Following the team's recent 5-1 loss at Dallas Stars on 1-4-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Vladislav Namestnikov did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Brock Boeser

1-4-2020 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 194 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 43 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 19 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM. He has also played 41 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+18=19 with 10 PIM.


1-4-2020 Troy Stecher speaks up.
Troy Stecher is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 6 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

1-4-2020 Josh Leivo resumes full training.
Utica Comets left wing Josh Leivo has resumed full training after his arm injury.

1-4-2020 Joonas Donskoi injured.
Joonas Donskoi (VAN) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Jason Dickinson (DAL). He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month. I just kind of rolled over his back and I couldn't get my arm down to brace myself, so I landed awkwardly, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

31-3-2020 praises Jean-Luc Foudy
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young right wing Jean-Luc Foudy 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.

Jean-Luc Foudy has played 49 games with London Knights this season, collecting 29+20=49 with 19 PIM.


30-3-2020 Team captain meets with Zach Parise
Following the team's recent 0-2 loss against Dallas Stars on 30-3-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Zach Parise were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brock Boeser

30-3-2020 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 552 NHL games during his career, notching 53 goals and adding 65 assists along with 197 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 78 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 24 PIM.


30-3-2020 praises Jean-Luc Foudy
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young right wing Jean-Luc Foudy 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.

Jean-Luc Foudy has played 49 games with London Knights this season, collecting 29+20=49 with 19 PIM.


28-3-2020 James Wright agrees on a contract.
James Wright has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

28-3-2020 Josh Leivo injured.
Josh Leivo of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Diego Gulls. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

27-3-2020 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 76 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 3+13=16 with 42 PIM.


27-3-2020 Team captain meets with Jay Beagle
Following the team's recent 1-2 win at Colorado Avalanche on 25-3-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Jay Beagle were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brock Boeser

27-3-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

David Savard has played 48 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Nick Shore is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Michal Neuvirth hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Joonas Donskoi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Vladislav Namestnikov has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Brandon Sutter has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Del Zotto has played 22 games without a goal. Brock Boeser has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Troy Stecher remains sidelined with chest injury. Ty Dellandrea remains sidelined with thigh injury.



26-3-2020 praises Brayden Pachal
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young defenseman Brayden Pachal 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.

Brayden Pachal has played 74 games with Prince Albert Raiders this season, collecting 9+16=25 with 54 PIM.


25-3-2020 Jonathan Dahlen injured.
Jonathan Dahlen of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Antonio Rampage. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Yes it does hurt, quite a bit actually, the injured player commented.

25-3-2020 Ty Dellandrea injured.
Ty Dellandrea (VAN) suffered thigh injury during the game in an incident with Jake Muzzin (COL). He is expected to be sidelined for at least three months. I don't have words to express how bad I feel about going on the injury list. We have to be able to overcome this, he said to the press.

24-3-2020 Antoine Roussel resumes full training.
Vancouver Canucks left wing Antoine Roussel has resumed full training after his chest injury.

23-3-2020 Andy Miele agrees on a contract.
Andy Miele has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

23-3-2020 Troy Stecher injured.
Troy Stecher (VAN) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Chris Kreider (NJ). He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month. Sometimes Mr. Murphy just keeps on coming back for more, this time it was me who had to take the honors, he said in a TV interview.

23-3-2020 Antoine Roussel injured.
Antoine Roussel (VAN) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Erik Cernak (NJ). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he said as the trainers examined him.

21-3-2020 Tyler Popowich injured.
Tyler Popowich of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Lake Erie Monsters. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Right now I'm at about 30%, but with 4-6 weeks off the Doctors say I'll be back in full form, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

20-3-2020 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 160 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 24 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 44 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 16 PIM. He has also played 25 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 16+8=24 with 20 PIM.


20-3-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Brock Mcginn has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. David Savard has played 45 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Shore is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Zach Parise has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Michal Neuvirth hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Vladislav Namestnikov has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Brandon Sutter has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has played 19 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ty Dellandrea has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-3-2020 Brandon Sutter speaks up.
Brandon Sutter is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 4 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

17-3-2020 Phillip Di Giuseppe frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Phillip Di Giuseppe 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, Phillip Di Giuseppe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 187 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 23 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 42 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 7 PIM. He has also played 19 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 17+10=27 with 0 PIM.


16-3-2020 Antoine Roussel frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Antoine Roussel 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 France, Antoine Roussel, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 494 NHL games during his career, notching 69 goals and adding 80 assists along with 791 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 72 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+3=7 with 68 PIM.


15-3-2020 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 160 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 24 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 44 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 16 PIM. He has also played 23 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 16+8=24 with 10 PIM.


15-3-2020 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 545 NHL games during his career, notching 53 goals and adding 65 assists along with 191 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 71 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 18 PIM.


15-3-2020 David Tomasek frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing David Tomasek 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 Czech, David Tomasek, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 46 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 20 PIM.


13-3-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Brock Mcginn has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. David Savard has played 42 games without a goal. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 56 games without a goal. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Zach Parise is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Michal Neuvirth hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brayden Point is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Vladislav Namestnikov has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Brandon Sutter has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has played 16 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ty Dellandrea has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-3-2020 Team captain meets with Michael Del Zotto
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Michael Del Zotto after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Michael Del Zotto as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

10-3-2020 Brandon Sutter resumes full training.
Vancouver Canucks right wing Brandon Sutter has resumed full training after his abdomen injury.

10-3-2020 Denis Gorbunov resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Denis Gorbunov has resumed full training after his injury.

10-3-2020 Vancouver Canucks trade
Vancouver Canucks traded Quinton Hughes to Dallas Stars for Ty Dellandrea and FLA's round 3 pick in 2020

A native of Canada, Ty Dellandrea was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 1st round of the 2018 entry draft. He has appeared in 21 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 4 assists along with 43 penalty minutes. The 19 year old right wing has played 21 games with the Dallas Stars this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 43 PIM. He has also played 27 games with the Texas Stars this season, totalling 18+7=25 with 0 PIM.

A native of USA, Quinton Hughes, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 59 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 9 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 20 year old defenseman has played 59 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+9=12 with 27 PIM. He has also played 5 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


10-3-2020 Vancouver Canucks trade
Vancouver Canucks traded Ryan Dzingel to New Jersey Devils for STL's round 2 pick in 2020

7-3-2020 Nick Shore frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Nick Shore 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, Nick Shore was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 297 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 36 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 67 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+7=11 with 8 PIM.


7-3-2020 Zac Rinaldo resumes full training.
Utica Comets right wing Zac Rinaldo has resumed full training after his leg injury.

7-3-2020 Chris Brown resumes full training.
Utica Comets right wing Chris Brown has resumed full training after his injury.

6-3-2020 Nick Shore frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Nick Shore 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, Nick Shore was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 297 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 36 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 67 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 4+7=11 with 8 PIM.


6-3-2020 Team captain meets with Adam Gaudette
Following the team's recent 0-2 loss against Nashville Predators on 6-3-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Adam Gaudette were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brock Boeser

6-3-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Brock Mcginn has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. David Savard has played 39 games without a goal. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 53 games without a goal. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Zach Parise has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Michal Neuvirth hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Joonas Donskoi has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has played 13 games without a goal. Brock Boeser has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Brandon Sutter remains sidelined with abdomen injury.



6-3-2020 Zac Rinaldo injured.
Zac Rinaldo of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

6-3-2020 Denis Gorbunov injured.
Denis Gorbunov of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

5-3-2020 Team captain meets with Nick Shore
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Nick Shore after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Nick Shore as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

5-3-2020 Brandon Sutter resumes light training.
Vancouver Canucks right wing Brandon Sutter has resumed light training after his abdomen injury and is listed day to day.

4-3-2020 Phillip Di Giuseppe frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Phillip Di Giuseppe 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, Phillip Di Giuseppe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 187 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 23 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 42 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 7 PIM. He has also played 13 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 10+7=17 with 0 PIM.


2-3-2020 Chris Brown resumes light training.
Utica Comets right wing Chris Brown has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

2-3-2020 Joseph Blandisi injured.
Joseph Blandisi of Utica Comets suffered leg injury during tonights minorleague game against the Chicago Wolves. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Looks like I'll be riding the bike for awhile, he commented to the press.

2-3-2020 Brock Boeser injured.
Brock Boeser (VAN) suffered thigh injury during the game in an incident with Timo Meier (STL). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. It's nothing big, I'll be back soon, ready to strike back, the injured player commented.

1-3-2020 Joseph Blandisi resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Joseph Blandisi has resumed full training after his injury.

29-2-2020 Team captain meets with Antoine Roussel
Following the team's recent 0-2 loss against Anaheim Ducks on 28-2-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Antoine Roussel did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Brock Boeser

28-2-2020 Vladislav Namestnikov frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Vladislav Namestnikov 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 Russia, Vladislav Namestnikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 345 NHL games during his career, notching 60 goals and adding 86 assists along with 155 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 62 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 10+15=25 with 22 PIM.


28-2-2020 David Tomasek frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing David Tomasek 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 Czech, David Tomasek, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 46 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 20 PIM.


28-2-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Dzingel is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Brock Mcginn is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. David Savard has played 36 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 50 games without a goal. Michal Neuvirth hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Joonas Donskoi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Vladislav Namestnikov has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has played 10 games without a goal. Brock Boeser has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Adam Gaudette is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 24 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Brandon Sutter remains sidelined with abdomen injury.



28-2-2020 Joseph Blandisi injured.
Joseph Blandisi of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Diego Gulls. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Small things like this happen to guys almost every game, except this time it happened to me, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

28-2-2020 Joseph Blandisi injured.
Joseph Blandisi of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Diego Gulls. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They're being cautious about my condition, but I feel pretty good right now and want to get back on the ice as soon as possible, he said in a TV interview.

27-2-2020 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 63 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 3+13=16 with 42 PIM.


27-2-2020 praises Phillip Tomasino
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young center Phillip Tomasino 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.

Phillip Tomasino has played 62 games with Shawinigan Cataractes this season, collecting 40+25=65 with 36 PIM.


26-2-2020 Brandon Sutter injured.
Brandon Sutter (VAN) suffered abdomen injury during the game in an incident with Mikko Rantanen (COL). He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks. Not much I can do now, except listen to my doctor, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

25-2-2020 Brock Mcginn frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Brock Mcginn 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, Brock Mcginn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 220 NHL games during his career, notching 34 goals and adding 42 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 62 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 15+14=29 with 29 PIM.


25-2-2020 Vladislav Namestnikov frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Vladislav Namestnikov 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 Russia, Vladislav Namestnikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 343 NHL games during his career, notching 60 goals and adding 86 assists along with 155 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 60 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 10+15=25 with 22 PIM.


25-2-2020 Brock Boeser uncertain about future
Brock Boeser wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

24-2-2020 Jonathan Ericsson speaks up.
Jonathan Ericsson is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

21-2-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michael Matheson is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Thatcher Demko is playing well with 1 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 1 goals.

Who's cold

David Savard has played 32 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Shore is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Dzingel has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Michal Neuvirth hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brandon Sutter has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Brock Boeser has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 20 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-2-2020 Joseph Blandisi resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Joseph Blandisi has resumed full training after his injury.

21-2-2020 Chris Brown injured.
Chris Brown of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Toronto Marlies. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . It was very painfull at first, but now it is a little better, hopefully within 2-3 weeks I'll be back in action, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

20-2-2020 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 59 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 3+12=15 with 42 PIM.


18-2-2020 Brock Mcginn reaches career high !
Brock Mcginn marked a new career high in points with 28 after assisting in tonights game against New York Rangers on a goal by Vladislav Namestnikov. Wow, I feel good about it...I guess, was the comment released to the press after the game..

A native of Canada, Brock Mcginn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 216 NHL games during his career, notching 33 goals and adding 42 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 58 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 14+14=28 with 29 PIM.


18-2-2020 Joseph Blandisi injured.
Joseph Blandisi of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hartford Wolf Pack. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, he said when he was taken off the ice.

17-2-2020 praises Kalle Loponen
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young defenseman Kalle Loponen 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.

Kalle Loponen has played 39 games with Frankfurt Lions this season, collecting 4+7=11 with 14 PIM.


15-2-2020 Tyler Popowich resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Tyler Popowich has resumed full training after his injury.

14-2-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zach Parise is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

David Savard has played 29 games without a goal. Antoine Roussel is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 43 games without a goal. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Vladislav Namestnikov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Brandon Sutter has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-2-2020 Vladislav Namestnikov frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Vladislav Namestnikov 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 Russia, Vladislav Namestnikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 338 NHL games during his career, notching 59 goals and adding 85 assists along with 155 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 55 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 9+14=23 with 22 PIM.


13-2-2020 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 160 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 24 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 44 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 16 PIM. He has also played 9 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 4+1=5 with 10 PIM.


12-2-2020 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 160 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 24 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 44 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 16 PIM. He has also played 9 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 4+1=5 with 10 PIM.


10-2-2020 Tyler Popowich resumes light training.
Utica Comets center Tyler Popowich has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

10-2-2020 Ryan Dzingel injured.
Ryan Dzingel (VAN) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Michael Stone (CGY). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

9-2-2020 Phillip Di Giuseppe frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Phillip Di Giuseppe 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, Phillip Di Giuseppe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 187 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 23 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 42 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 7 PIM. He has also played 3 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 0 PIM.


8-2-2020 Michael Matheson returns
Michael Matheson has served his suspension and is available for the next game.

7-2-2020 Zack MacEwen frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Zack MacEwen 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, Zack MacEwen, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 50 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 7+6=13 with 18 PIM.


7-2-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Dennis Cholowski is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Anthony Stolarz is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 2 goals.

Who's cold

David Savard has played 27 games without a goal. Antoine Roussel is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 43 games without a goal. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-2-2020 Patrick Bajkov resumes full training.
Utica Comets right wing Patrick Bajkov has resumed full training after his injury.

5-2-2020 Zack MacEwen frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Zack MacEwen 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, Zack MacEwen, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 50 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 7+6=13 with 18 PIM.


4-2-2020 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 529 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 63 assists along with 187 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 55 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 14 PIM.


4-2-2020 praises Mike Koster
Vancouver Canucks head coach has praised young defenseman Mike Koster 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.

Mike Koster has played 53 games with Spokane Chiefs this season, collecting 6+11=17 with 28 PIM.


2-2-2020 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 54 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 3+9=12 with 42 PIM.


2-2-2020 Patrick Bajkov resumes light training.
Utica Comets right wing Patrick Bajkov has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

1-2-2020 Jonathan Dahlen resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Jonathan Dahlen has resumed full training after his injury.

1-2-2020 Cole Candella resumes full training.
Utica Comets defenseman Cole Candella has resumed full training after his injury.

31-1-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zach Parise is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brayden Point is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Vladislav Namestnikov is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Brock Boeser is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

David Savard has played 25 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 43 games without a goal. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Anthony Stolarz hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Joonas Donskoi has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Brandon Sutter has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Del Zotto is sliding on a 27 game streak without registering a single point. Quinton Hughes has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-1-2020 Vancouver Canucks trade
Vancouver Canucks traded Ryan Getzlaf to New York Rangers for Vladislav Namestnikov

31-1-2020 Anthony Stolarz interviewed in paper
Anthony Stolarz was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Philadelphia Flyers to Vancouver Canucks. I didn't think it would come to this, so yeah, I'm surprised. I always thought I'd finish my career here but this is part of the game, what are ya' gonna' do, he said quietly, overcome by emotion.

31-1-2020 Vancouver Canucks trade
Vancouver Canucks traded Alexander Edler and VAN's round 3 pick in 2021 to Philadelphia Flyers for Anthony Stolarz

A native of USA, Anthony Stolarz was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 32 NHL games during his career, booking 3 career shutouts and allowing 63 goals. The 26 year old goaltender has played 9 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, allowing 18 goals on 173 while booking 0 shutouts.

A native of Sweden, Alexander Edler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 823 NHL games during his career, notching 85 goals and adding 257 assists along with 458 penalty minutes. The 33 year old defenseman has played 53 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 17 PIM.


28-1-2020 Adam Gaudette resumes light training.
Vancouver Canucks right wing Adam Gaudette has resumed light training after his knee injury and is listed day to day.

28-1-2020 Adam Gaudette injured.
Adam Gaudette (VAN) suffered knee injury during the game in an incident with Nino Niederreiter (CHI). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. Sometimes you have to take a hit like that for the team, he said when he was taken off the ice.

27-1-2020 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 525 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 63 assists along with 187 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 51 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 14 PIM.


27-1-2020 Jonathan Dahlen resumes light training.
Utica Comets center Jonathan Dahlen has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

27-1-2020 Cole Candella resumes light training.
Utica Comets defenseman Cole Candella has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

27-1-2020 Tyler Popowich injured.
Tyler Popowich of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Stockton Heat. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I wish I could contribute, but I'll be out of action for awhile. Hopefully some of the others can step up their play a bit in the meantime, he said when he was taken off the ice.

25-1-2020 Phillip Di Giuseppe frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Phillip Di Giuseppe 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, Phillip Di Giuseppe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 184 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 23 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 39 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 7 PIM.


24-1-2020 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 194 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 43 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 19 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM. He has also played 12 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


24-1-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brock Mcginn is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Phillip Di Giuseppe is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. David Savard has played 22 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 43 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Zach Parise has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Ryan Dzingel is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Joonas Donskoi has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Alexander Edler is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Michael Del Zotto is sliding on a 24 game streak without registering a single point. Brock Boeser has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-1-2020 Zack MacEwen resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Zack MacEwen has resumed full training after his injury.

23-1-2020 Team captain meets with Nick Shore
Following the team's recent 1-2 win at Anaheim Ducks on 22-1-2020, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Nick Shore did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Brock Boeser

23-1-2020 Joseph Blandisi resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Joseph Blandisi has resumed full training after his injury.

22-1-2020 Zack MacEwen injured.
Zack MacEwen of Utica Comets suffered leg injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Diego Gulls. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he said after the game in the dressing room.

22-1-2020 Zach Parise injured.
Zach Parise (VAN) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Olli Maatta (ANA). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he said when he was taken off the ice.

20-1-2020 Media attacks the Vancouver Canucks
The media is disappointed by the team's 8 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager VAN and headcoach

20-1-2020 Joseph Blandisi injured.
Joseph Blandisi of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Chicago Wolves. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he said when he was taken off the ice.

20-1-2020 Quinton Hughes injured.
Quinton Hughes (VAN) suffered ankle injury during the game in an incident with Brayden Schenn (STL). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

18-1-2020 Thatcher Demko frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko 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 USA, Thatcher Demko was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 65 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 189 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 33 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, allowing 101 goals on 797 while booking 1 shutouts. He has also played 4 games with the Utica Comets this season, allowing 6 goals on 70 while booking 0 shutouts.


18-1-2020 Media attacks the Vancouver Canucks
The media is disappointed by the team's 7 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager VAN and headcoach

17-1-2020 Zack MacEwen frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Zack MacEwen 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, Zack MacEwen, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 43 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 5+3=8 with 18 PIM.


17-1-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Ryan Getzlaf has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Phillip Di Giuseppe is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Brock Mcginn has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. David Savard has played 18 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 43 games without a goal. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Zach Parise has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Joonas Donskoi has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 43 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto is sliding on a 20 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



15-1-2020 Jorgen Karterud resumes full training.
Utica Comets left wing Jorgen Karterud has resumed full training after his knee injury.

14-1-2020 Media attacks the Vancouver Canucks
The media is disappointed by the team's 5 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager VAN and headcoach

13-1-2020 Brock Mcginn frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Brock Mcginn 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, Brock Mcginn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 202 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 38 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 44 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 10+10=20 with 29 PIM.


13-1-2020 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 194 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 43 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 19 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM. He has also played 6 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


12-1-2020 Jonathan Ericsson frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Jonathan Ericsson 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 Sweden, Jonathan Ericsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 9th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 612 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 96 assists along with 463 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 29 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+5=6 with 4 PIM.


12-1-2020 Joe Whitney agrees on a contract.
Joe Whitney has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

12-1-2020 League suspends Michael Matheson
The league board has suspended Vancouver Canucks player Michael Matheson for 12 games for injuring Alex Chiasson of Edmonton Oilers.

10-1-2020 Phillip Di Giuseppe speaks up.
Phillip Di Giuseppe is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 4 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

10-1-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Zac Rinaldo has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. David Savard has played 15 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 42 games without a goal. Nick Shore is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 40 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brock Boeser is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-1-2020 Jorgen Karterud resumes light training.
Utica Comets left wing Jorgen Karterud has resumed light training after his knee injury and is listed day to day.

10-1-2020 Colt Conrad resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Colt Conrad has resumed full training after his injury.

10-1-2020 Jorgen Karterud injured.
Jorgen Karterud of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Belleville Senators. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Hopefully i will return sometime next week, and help my team win, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

9-1-2020 Brock Mcginn frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Brock Mcginn 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, Brock Mcginn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 200 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 38 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 42 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 10+10=20 with 29 PIM.


9-1-2020 Zach Parise resumes full training.
Vancouver Canucks left wing Zach Parise has resumed full training after his wrist injury.

8-1-2020 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 516 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 63 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 42 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 12 PIM.


8-1-2020 Michael Matheson reaches career high !
Michael Matheson marked a new career high in assists with 11 assists after assisting in tonights game against Detroit Red Wings on a goal by Ryan Dzingel. It's always nice to give a good pass..., was all he could say after the game.

A native of Canada, Michael Matheson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 208 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 31 assists along with 47 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 40 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+11=11 with 5 PIM.


8-1-2020 Zach Parise injured.
Zach Parise (VAN) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Filip Zadina (DET). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. They're being cautious about my condition, but I feel pretty good right now and want to get back on the ice as soon as possible, the injured player commented.

5-1-2020 Colt Conrad resumes light training.
Utica Comets center Colt Conrad has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

4-1-2020 Ryan Dzingel resumes full training.
Vancouver Canucks left wing Ryan Dzingel has resumed full training after his ankle injury.

3-1-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Getzlaf is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Brock Mcginn is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. David Savard is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Michael Matheson is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Zac Rinaldo has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Shore is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Josh Leivo is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Alexander Edler has played 37 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brock Boeser is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Jay Beagle is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

Ryan Dzingel remains sidelined with ankle injury.



3-1-2020 Brock Mcginn reaches career high !
Brock Mcginn marked a new career high in goals with 10 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Chicago Blackhawks on a feed by Ryan Getzlaf. I can't quite remember the last time when I was this happy, he commented and was all smiles.

A native of Canada, Brock Mcginn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 197 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 38 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 39 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 10+10=20 with 29 PIM.


3-1-2020 Ryan Dzingel injured.
Ryan Dzingel (VAN) suffered ankle injury during the game in an incident with John Klingberg (CHI). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

2-1-2020 Vancouver Canucks players selected to World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships (U-20) in icehockey are about to start. The following players from Vancouver Canucks organization have been selected to represent their countries:

-Jack Rathbone (USA)
-Toni Utunen (FIN)


2-1-2020 Zack MacEwen resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Zack MacEwen has resumed full training after his injury.

1-1-2020 Brock Mcginn injured.
Brock Mcginn (VAN) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Roman Polak (DET). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I'll just put some ice on it and it'll be as good as new. It will take more than this to slow me down, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

31-12-2019 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 512 NHL games during his career, notching 51 goals and adding 63 assists along with 183 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 38 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 10 PIM.


30-12-2019 Zac Rinaldo speaks up.
Zac Rinaldo is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

30-12-2019 Phillip Di Giuseppe resumes light training.
Vancouver Canucks right wing Phillip Di Giuseppe has resumed light training after his knee injury and is listed day to day.

30-12-2019 Phillip Di Giuseppe injured.
Phillip Di Giuseppe (VAN) suffered knee injury during the game in an incident with Dan Girardi (SJ). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. The doctors told me to take it easy for a while but I'll be taking back what's mine soon enough, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

29-12-2019 Team captain meets with Alexander Edler
Following the team's recent 6-3 loss at Calgary Flames on 29-12-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Alexander Edler did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Brock Boeser

29-12-2019 Zack MacEwen injured.
Zack MacEwen of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Stockton Heat. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

27-12-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Getzlaf is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Zac Rinaldo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Antoine Roussel is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 35 games without a goal. Nick Shore is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Dzingel is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Josh Leivo is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Alexander Edler has played 33 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ben Hutton has played 17 games without a goal. Brock Boeser is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 24 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



23-12-2019 Chris Brown agrees on a contract.
Chris Brown has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

23-12-2019 Media criticises the Vancouver Canucks
It isn't the happiest time for the Vancouver Canucks as they are on a 9 game winless streak. Vancouver Canucks coach had little to say about the way things are going: I don't know. Nothing seems to work...

21-12-2019 Phillip Di Giuseppe frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Phillip Di Giuseppe 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, Phillip Di Giuseppe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 174 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 23 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 29 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 7 PIM.


21-12-2019 Patrick Bajkov injured.
Patrick Bajkov of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Rockford Ice Hogs. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . I am sure the doc will fix it and get me back in action in abouth a month, were his words after the game.

20-12-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brock Mcginn is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Zach Parise is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Ryan Getzlaf is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Zac Rinaldo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 32 games without a goal. Nick Shore is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Dzingel has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 30 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Ben Hutton has played 14 games without a goal. Brock Boeser is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 21 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-12-2019 Jonathan Dahlen injured.
Jonathan Dahlen of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Oklahoma City Barons. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . We have to play as a team in my absence. We're not playing the system right now and we're only playing 40 minutes of hockey every night, while the other team is playing 60. That's not good enough. I hope we get it in gear by the time I return, he said as the trainers examined him.

14-12-2019 Antoine Roussel frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Antoine Roussel 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 France, Antoine Roussel, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 453 NHL games during his career, notching 66 goals and adding 78 assists along with 762 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 31 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 39 PIM.


14-12-2019 Zack MacEwen frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Zack MacEwen 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, Zack MacEwen, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 30 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 18 PIM.


13-12-2019 Jorgen Karterud frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Jorgen Karterud 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 Norway, Jorgen Karterud, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 31 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 18 PIM.


13-12-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Brock Mcginn has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Matheson has played 30 games without a goal. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Zach Parise is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Ryan Dzingel has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 28 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Ben Hutton has played 14 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 19 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-12-2019 David Tomasek frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing David Tomasek 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 Czech, David Tomasek, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 24 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 2+0=2 with 6 PIM.


9-12-2019 Team captain meets with Antoine Roussel
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Antoine Roussel after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Antoine Roussel as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

9-12-2019 Michael Del Zotto frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Michael Del Zotto 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, Michael Del Zotto was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 570 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 162 assists along with 225 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 4 PIM.


9-12-2019 Zack MacEwen frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Zack MacEwen 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, Zack MacEwen, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 29 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 18 PIM.


9-12-2019 Vancouver Canucks trade
Vancouver Canucks traded Valtteri Filppula, Sven Baertschi and STL's round 1 pick in 2020 to Los Angeles Kings for Zac Rinaldo and Michael Matheson

A native of Canada, Zac Rinaldo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 375 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 29 assists along with 771 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 18 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 33 PIM.

A native of Canada, Michael Matheson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 197 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 24 assists along with 47 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 29 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+4=4 with 5 PIM.

A native of Finland, Valtteri Filppula was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 3rd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 868 NHL games during his career, notching 167 goals and adding 289 assists along with 280 penalty minutes. The 35 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Baertschi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 318 NHL games during his career, notching 58 goals and adding 77 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 30 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 5+7=12 with 8 PIM.


7-12-2019 Team captain meets with Antoine Roussel
Following the team's recent 3-3 tie at Arizona Coyotes on 6-12-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Antoine Roussel did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Brock Boeser

7-12-2019 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 188 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 43 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 13 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


7-12-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 29 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+7=8 with 32 PIM.


7-12-2019 Brendan Leipsic frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Brendan Leipsic 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, Brendan Leipsic was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 18 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 3 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 29 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 21+11=32 with 10 PIM.


6-12-2019 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 503 NHL games during his career, notching 50 goals and adding 63 assists along with 179 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 29 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 6 PIM.


6-12-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Getzlaf is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. David Savard is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Zach Parise is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Phillip Di Giuseppe is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Brock Mcginn has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Ryan Dzingel has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Valtteri Filppula has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 26 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Ben Hutton has played 13 games without a goal. Brock Boeser is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Thatcher Demko has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games. Jay Beagle is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-12-2019 Team captain meets with Zach Parise
Following the team's recent 2-2 tie against Detroit Red Wings on 4-12-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Zach Parise were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brock Boeser

4-12-2019 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 502 NHL games during his career, notching 50 goals and adding 63 assists along with 179 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 28 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 6 PIM.


3-12-2019 Jonathan Ericsson frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Jonathan Ericsson 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 Sweden, Jonathan Ericsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 9th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 599 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 94 assists along with 461 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 16 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 2 PIM.


2-12-2019 Team captain meets with Jay Beagle
Following the team's recent 0-3 loss against Edmonton Oilers on 2-12-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Jay Beagle were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brock Boeser

30-11-2019 Team captain meets with Brayden Point
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Brayden Point after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Brayden Point as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

30-11-2019 Cole Candella injured.
Cole Candella of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Toronto Marlies. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . You can't rush these kinds of injuries, sometimes you just have to stay off your feet for awhile, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

29-11-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Ryan Getzlaf has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Brock Mcginn is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. David Savard has played 13 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Dzingel is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Valtteri Filppula has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 22 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has played 13 games without a goal. Sven Baertschi is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Brock Boeser has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



28-11-2019 Team captain meets with Josh Leivo
Following the team's recent 1-1 tie against Dallas Stars on 28-11-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Josh Leivo did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Brock Boeser

27-11-2019 Brock Mcginn frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Brock Mcginn 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, Brock Mcginn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 182 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 32 assists along with 56 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 24 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 5+4=9 with 14 PIM.


27-11-2019 Team captain meets with Ben Hutton
Following the team's recent 5-1 loss at Colorado Avalanche on 26-11-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Ben Hutton were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brock Boeser

26-11-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 24 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 32 PIM.


25-11-2019 Team captain meets with Jay Beagle
Following the team's recent 4-1 loss at Nashville Predators on 24-11-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Jay Beagle did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Brock Boeser

23-11-2019 Antoine Roussel frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Antoine Roussel 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 France, Antoine Roussel, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 444 NHL games during his career, notching 66 goals and adding 78 assists along with 738 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 22 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 15 PIM.


22-11-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brock Mcginn is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Getzlaf has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. David Savard has played 10 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Shore has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Zach Parise is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Ryan Dzingel has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Valtteri Filppula has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Alexander Edler has played 19 games without a goal. Michael Del Zotto has played 10 games without a goal. Sven Baertschi has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Thatcher Demko has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-11-2019 Media criticises the Vancouver Canucks
Everyone has noticed the steep dive of the Vancouver Canucks after a dreadful 10 game winless streak. We need to address the problem and get it out of our system, said team captain Brock Boeser openly. has made some good moves and some bad moves but now we could really use those good moves.

21-11-2019 Jonathan Ericsson speaks up.
Jonathan Ericsson is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

20-11-2019 Jake Bean resumes full training.
Utica Comets defenseman Jake Bean has resumed full training after his injury.

19-11-2019 Jake Bean injured.
Jake Bean of Utica Comets suffered leg injury during tonights minorleague game against the Lake Erie Monsters. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he said when he was taken off the ice.

18-11-2019 Nick Shore frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Nick Shore 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, Nick Shore was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 249 NHL games during his career, notching 14 goals and adding 31 assists along with 86 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 19 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 6 PIM.


17-11-2019 Colt Conrad injured.
Colt Conrad of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . We have to play as a team in my absence. We're not playing the system right now and we're only playing 40 minutes of hockey every night, while the other team is playing 60. That's not good enough. I hope we get it in gear by the time I return, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

15-11-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Ryan Getzlaf has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Dzingel has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 15 games without a goal. Brock Boeser has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



15-11-2019 Adam Gaudette resumes full training.
Utica Comets right wing Adam Gaudette has resumed full training after his injury.

14-11-2019 Grant Besse agrees on a contract.
Grant Besse has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

12-11-2019 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 133 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 21 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 17 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 4 PIM.


12-11-2019 Robert Jackson resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Robert Jackson has resumed full training after his injury.

11-11-2019 Team captain meets with Alexander Edler
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against St. Louis Blues on 11-11-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Alexander Edler did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Brock Boeser

11-11-2019 Media attacks the Vancouver Canucks
The media is disappointed by the team's 5 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager VAN and headcoach

11-11-2019 Adam Gaudette injured.
Adam Gaudette of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Chicago Wolves. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I just hope I can get back on the ice quickly and do what I can for the team, he said after the game.

10-11-2019 Team captain meets with Antoine Roussel
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Antoine Roussel after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Antoine Roussel as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

9-11-2019 Zack MacEwen resumes full training.
Utica Comets center Zack MacEwen has resumed full training after his injury.

9-11-2019 Denis Gorbunov agrees on a contract.
Denis Gorbunov has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

8-11-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Zach Parise has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Brayden Point has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Alexander Edler has played 12 games without a goal. Ben Hutton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Thatcher Demko has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-11-2019 Zack MacEwen injured.
Zack MacEwen of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Texas Stars. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

7-11-2019 Robert Jackson resumes light training.
Utica Comets center Robert Jackson has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

6-11-2019 Team captain meets with Alexander Edler
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Alexander Edler after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Alexander Edler as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

4-11-2019 Jonathan Ericsson frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Jonathan Ericsson 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 Sweden, Jonathan Ericsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 9th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 596 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 94 assists along with 461 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 13 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 2 PIM.


4-11-2019 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 129 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 21 assists along with 32 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 13 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


4-11-2019 Thatcher Demko frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko 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 USA, Thatcher Demko was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 42 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 119 goals. The 23 year old goaltender has played 10 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, allowing 31 goals on 249 while booking 0 shutouts.


3-11-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 13 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 12 PIM.


1-11-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

David Savard is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Brock Boeser is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Phillip Di Giuseppe has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Ben Hutton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-10-2019 Team captain meets with Jonathan Ericsson
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Jonathan Ericsson after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Jonathan Ericsson as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

28-10-2019 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 485 NHL games during his career, notching 50 goals and adding 62 assists along with 175 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 11 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


28-10-2019 Ryan Dzingel resumes full training.
Vancouver Canucks left wing Ryan Dzingel has resumed full training after his chest injury.

27-10-2019 Ryan Dzingel injured.
Ryan Dzingel (VAN) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Patrik Laine (WPG). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Sometimes you just have bad luck and get knocked around, were his words after the game.

26-10-2019 Adam Gaudette resumes full training.
Utica Comets right wing Adam Gaudette has resumed full training after his injury.

25-10-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 10 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 12 PIM.


25-10-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Dzingel is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Brayden Point is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Sven Baertschi is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brock Boeser is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Zach Parise is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Valtteri Filppula has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Christopher Tanev has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ben Hutton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-10-2019 Adam Gaudette injured.
Adam Gaudette of Utica Comets suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Diego Gulls. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This will just build character, sitting out a few days I mean, he commented from the trainers bench.

22-10-2019 Team captain meets with Ryan Getzlaf
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Ryan Getzlaf after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Ryan Getzlaf as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

22-10-2019 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 175 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 41 assists along with 49 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


21-10-2019 Colt Conrad agrees on a contract.
Colt Conrad has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

21-10-2019 Robert Jackson injured.
Robert Jackson of Utica Comets suffered ankle injury during tonights minorleague game against the Tuscon Roadrunners. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I'd like to play as soon as I can but I think the doctors are going to tell me to rest for a while now, the injured player commented.

21-10-2019 Zach Parise injured.
Zach Parise (VAN) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Jason Demers (ARI). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, the injured player commented.

18-10-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jonathan Ericsson is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Zach Parise has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Valtteri Filppula has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Christopher Tanev has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ben Hutton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brock Boeser is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-10-2019 Team captain meets with Frans Nielsen
Following the team's recent 3-1 win against Montreal Canadiens on 16-10-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Frans Nielsen were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brock Boeser

16-10-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 6 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 2 PIM.


15-10-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 5 games with the Utica Comets this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


11-10-2019 Team captain meets with Zach Parise
Following the team's recent 4-5 OT win at Tampa Bay Lightning on 8-10-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Zach Parise did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Brock Boeser

11-10-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Getzlaf is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. David Savard is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brayden Point is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Sven Baertschi is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Thatcher Demko has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-10-2019 Jonathan Ericsson frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Jonathan Ericsson 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 Sweden, Jonathan Ericsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 9th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 586 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 91 assists along with 459 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


8-10-2019 Antoine Roussel frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Antoine Roussel 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 France, Antoine Roussel, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 425 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 77 assists along with 732 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 3 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 9 PIM.


7-10-2019 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 175 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 41 assists along with 49 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


5-10-2019 Team captain meets with Jay Beagle
Team captain Brock Boeser called a short meeting with Jay Beagle after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Jay Beagle as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

4-10-2019 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 116 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 20 assists along with 30 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


4-10-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-10-2019 Adam Gaudette uncertain about future
Adam Gaudette wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

1-10-2019 Matt Tomkins agrees on a contract.
Matt Tomkins has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-10-2019 Jorgen Karterud agrees on a contract.
Jorgen Karterud has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-10-2019 Robert Jackson agrees on a contract.
Robert Jackson has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-10-2019 David Tomasek agrees on a contract.
David Tomasek has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-10-2019 Patrick Bajkov agrees on a contract.
Patrick Bajkov has signed a one year deal with the Utica Comets. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2019 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Joonas KorpisaloA-A-B25Winnipeg Jets
David RittichA-A-B27Calgary Flames
Marc-Andre FleuryA-BB34Columbus Blue Jackets
Semyon VarlamovB-B-B31New York Rangers
Carey PriceB-B-B32Montreal Canadiens
Connor HellebuyckB-B-B26Arizona Coyotes
Tuukka Rask79808032Boston Bruins
Jonathan QuickB-B-B-33Los Angeles Kings
Matthew MurrayB-BB-25Pittsburgh Penguins
Sergei BobrovskyB-B-B-31Anaheim Ducks
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Victor HedmanA-BA-28Tampa Bay Lightning
Kris LetangBBB32Pittsburgh Penguins
Jacob TroubaB-A-B25Winnipeg Jets
Roman JosiBB-B29Columbus Blue Jackets
Seth JonesB-AB24Columbus Blue Jackets
Erik KarlssonBBB29Winnipeg Jets
Dustin ByfuglienBB-B34Tampa Bay Lightning
Rasmus RistolainenB-BB24Buffalo Sabres
Shea WeberB-BB34Dallas Stars
P.K. SubbanBBB30Nashville Predators
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Auston MatthewsA-B-B22Toronto Maple Leafs
Alex OvechkinAB-B34Pittsburgh Penguins
Artemi PanarinA-B-B27Dallas Stars
Devin ShoreBBB25Winnipeg Jets
Patrik LaineBB-B21Winnipeg Jets
Brendan PerliniB-BB23Chicago Blackhawks
Jamie BennA-B-B30Edmonton Oilers
Jeff SkinnerBB-B-27Toronto Maple Leafs
Sean CouturierB-BB-26Chicago Blackhawks
Michael BournivalBB-B-27Arizona Coyotes
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Sidney CrosbyABA-32Pittsburgh Penguins
Jack EichelA-AA-22Buffalo Sabres
Connor McDavidABA-22Edmonton Oilers
Leon DraisaitlBB-B23Edmonton Oilers
Mark ScheifeleABB26Winnipeg Jets
Dylan StromeB-BB22Winnipeg Jets
Patrice Bergeron86808234Boston Bruins
Jonathan ToewsBB-B31Chicago Blackhawks
Aleksander BarkovB-A-B24Florida Panthers
John TavaresA-B-B29Toronto Maple Leafs
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Tyler SeguinABB27Dallas Stars
Nikita KucherovAB-B26Tampa Bay Lightning
Evgeni MalkinAB-B33Pittsburgh Penguins
Vladimir TarasenkoA-B-B27St. Louis Blues
Patrick KaneAB-B30Winnipeg Jets
Mikko RantanenBBB22Colorado Avalanche
Charlie CoyleB-AB27Detroit Red Wings
Mark StoneBB-B27San Jose Sharks
Bryan LittleBB-B31Philadelphia Flyers
Ilya KovalchukA-B-B36Arizona Coyotes


30-9-2019 Vancouver Canucks trade
Vancouver Canucks traded Rasmus Andersson and VAN's round 1 pick in 2020 to St. Louis Blues for David Savard and STL's round 1 pick in 2020

29-9-2019 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 124 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 21 assists along with 30 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


29-9-2019 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 175 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 41 assists along with 49 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


29-9-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


29-9-2019 Brendan Leipsic frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Brendan Leipsic 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, Brendan Leipsic was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 18 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 3 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


27-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brock Boeser is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Ryan Getzlaf has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Valtteri Filppula has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Josh Leivo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Christopher Tanev has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ben Hutton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-9-2019 Thatcher Demko frustrated
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko 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 USA, Thatcher Demko was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 32 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 88 goals. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


24-9-2019 Jonathan Ericsson frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Jonathan Ericsson 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 Sweden, Jonathan Ericsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 9th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 585 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 92 assists along with 463 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 4 PIM.


24-9-2019 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 122 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 21 assists along with 30 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 6 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


23-9-2019 Josh Leivo frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo 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, Josh Leivo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 122 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 21 assists along with 30 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 6 games with the Vancouver Canucks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


22-9-2019 Ben Hutton frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ben Hutton 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, Ben Hutton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 175 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 41 assists along with 49 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


22-9-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


22-9-2019 Sven Baertschi injured.
Sven Baertschi (VAN) suffered arm injury during the game in an incident with Nick Holden (MIN). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

21-9-2019 Team captain meets with Jay Beagle
Following the team's recent 3-1 loss at San Jose Sharks on 19-9-2019, Vancouver Canucks captain Brock Boeser and Jay Beagle did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Brock Boeser

21-9-2019 Brendan Leipsic resumes full training.
Utica Comets left wing Brendan Leipsic has resumed full training after his head injury.

20-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Valtteri Filppula has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Christopher Tanev has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ben Hutton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Thatcher Demko hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-9-2019 Brendan Leipsic injured.
Brendan Leipsic (MAN) suffered head injury during training. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, he said in a TV interview.

13-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Getzlaf is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Rasmus Andersson is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Janne Kuokkanen is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Zach Parise is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brock Boeser is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Kole Lind is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Michael DiPietro has been chilly and allowed 14 goals in 3 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-9-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season.


6-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-9-2019 Antoine Roussel frustrated
Vancouver Canucks right wing Antoine Roussel 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 France, Antoine Roussel, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 422 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 77 assists along with 723 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


29-8-2019 Zack MacEwen uncertain about future
Zack MacEwen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2019 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:
- Ryan Getzlaf C
- Rasmus Andersson D
- Phillip Di Giuseppe R
- Brock Mcginn L
- Jake Bean D
- Janne Kuokkanen L
- Tyler Motte C
- Antoine Roussel R
- Miro Heiskanen D
- Frans Nielsen C
- Jonathan Ericsson D
- Dennis Cholowski D
- Devan Dubnyk G
- Zach Parise L
- Valtteri Filppula L
- Derrick Pouliot D
- Brayden Point C
- Josh Leivo L
- Alexander Edler D
- Christopher Tanev D
- Ben Hutton D
- Sven Baertschi L
- Troy Stecher D
- Brendan Gaunce C
- Reid Boucher R
- Evan McEneny D
- Brock Boeser R
- Alex Biega D
- Nikita Tryamkin D
- Nikolai Goldobin L
- Thatcher Demko G
- Adam Gaudette R
- Guillaume Brisebois D
- Jonathan Dahlen C
- Zack MacEwen C
- Yan Pavel Laplante C
- Cole Candella D
- Michael DiPietro G
- Kole Lind R
- Petrus Palmu L
- Brendan Leipsic L
- Jay Beagle C
- Quinton Hughes D
- Darren Archibald L
- Thomas Spelling R
- Tyler Biggs R
- Henrik Törnqvist R
- Keegan Iverson C
- Matthew Bradley C
- Taylor Cammarata C
- Matt Tomkins G

Players reporting out of shape:
- Ryan Getzlaf C
- Dennis Cholowski D
- Devan Dubnyk G
- Derrick Pouliot D
- Brayden Point C
- Guillaume Brisebois D
- Cole Candella D

Players reporting in good shape:
- Brock Mcginn L
- Janne Kuokkanen L
- Antoine Roussel R
- Zach Parise L
- Josh Leivo L
- Evan McEneny D
- Brock Boeser R
- Alex Biega D
- Thatcher Demko G
- Yan Pavel Laplante C
- Brendan Leipsic L
- Quinton Hughes D
- Keegan Iverson C


30-6-2019 Marc Crawford leaves team
Marc Crawfords contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Ken Slater leaves team
Ken Slaters contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Corey Fermin leaves team
Corey Fermins contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Tom Neer leaves team
Tom Neers contract has expired and he has left the team.

25-6-2019 Michael DiPietro returns
Vancouver Canucks were delighted to hear that Michael DiPietro has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Kole Lind returns
Vancouver Canucks were delighted to hear that Kole Lind has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Petrus Palmu returns
Vancouver Canucks were delighted to hear that Petrus Palmu has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Quinton Hughes returns
Vancouver Canucks were delighted to hear that Quinton Hughes has returned to the team.

24-6-2019 Brock Mcginn frustrated
Vancouver Canucks left wing Brock Mcginn 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, Brock Mcginn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 158 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 28 assists along with 42 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


23-6-2019 Nikita Tryamkin frustrated
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Nikita Tryamkin 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 Russia, Nikita Tryamkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 8 assists along with 74 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2019 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Tyler Motte (Vancouver Canucks) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Derrick Pouliot (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brendan Gaunce (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Reid Boucher (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Evan McEneny (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nikolai Goldobin (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Yan Pavel Laplante (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Darren Archibald (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Thomas Spelling (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Tyler Biggs (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Henrik Törnqvist (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Keegan Iverson (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matthew Bradley (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Taylor Cammarata (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matt Tomkins (Utica Comets) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Marc Crawford(pro)
-Ken Slater(pro)
-Corey Fermin(farm)
-Tom Neer(farm)


21-6-2019 Jay Beagle frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Jay Beagle 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, Jay Beagle, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 474 NHL games during his career, notching 50 goals and adding 62 assists along with 173 penalty minutes. The 33 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


20-6-2019 Board decreases player budget for next season
The board of owners have decided to decrease the player budget for next season with $5 000 000 because the budget has been oversized compared to actual salaries.

20-6-2019 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $15 200 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2019 Ron Delorme retires
Vancouver Canucks staff member Ron Delorme has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2019 Mike Burnstein retires
Vancouver Canucks staff member Mike Burnstein has announced his retirement due to personal reasons.

20-6-2019 Bryan Morgado retires
Utica Comets staff member Bryan Morgado has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2019 Derian Bouvier retires
Utica Comets staff member Derian Bouvier has announced his retirement due to non-hockey related reasons.

Eastside Hockey Manager