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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Reefer2 » Fri Jan 03, 2014 8:31 pm

Great read Per, thanks.

always good to read another newspaper from a different country write up about your team.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Arachnid » Sat Jan 04, 2014 1:51 am

Tack Per! :D
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Cookie La Rue » Sat Jan 04, 2014 6:00 am

Nice article.
The reporter Magnus Nyström is playing hockey by himself?
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Lancer » Sun Jan 05, 2014 12:36 pm

Cookie La Rue wrote:Nice article.
The reporter Magnus Nyström is playing hockey by himself?


Pulling his goalie... :mex:
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Per » Sun Jan 05, 2014 3:17 pm

Cookie La Rue wrote:Nice article.
The reporter Magnus Nyström is playing hockey by himself?

Not to my knowledge.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby $lacker » Mon Jan 06, 2014 7:02 pm

News was good on Lu's MRI today:

Dan Murphy ‏@sportsnetmurph 35m
Hearing specialist has confirmed no real damage to Luongo's ankle. Sounds like he can start skating as soon as its pain free. #canucks

@LavoieRenaud Roberto Luongo (ankle) should be out for 7 to 14 days. Better than first expected.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Lancer » Mon Jan 06, 2014 8:26 pm

$lacker wrote:News was good on Lu's MRI today:

Dan Murphy ‏@sportsnetmurph 35m
Hearing specialist has confirmed no real damage to Luongo's ankle. Sounds like he can start skating as soon as its pain free. #canucks

@LavoieRenaud Roberto Luongo (ankle) should be out for 7 to 14 days. Better than first expected.


Both Yzerman and Gillis must be breathing a quiet sigh of relief.

Honestly, the Club has to do two things in the aftermath of the last couple of games:

1) Gillis must at least campaign somewhat for better vigilance on crease-crashing and goalie contact. and;

2) Tortorella should put Luongo's MRI up in the locker room to wake them up to how close they came to their starter getting seriously injured by ass-clownery that should have been prevented or, at worst, punished with retribution. Hopefully it may motivate the rest of those pacifists wearing the uniform.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby BurningBeard » Mon Jan 06, 2014 8:32 pm

Lancer wrote:Tortorella should put Luongo's MRI up in the locker room to wake them up to how close they came to their starter getting seriously injured by ass-clownery that should have been prevented or, at worst, punished with retribution. Hopefully it may motivate the rest of those pacifists wearing the uniform.

That's a good way to get your name added to the lawsuit. :D
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby SKYO » Mon Jan 06, 2014 10:12 pm

Lancer wrote:Both Yzerman and Gillis must be breathing a quiet sigh of relief.

Honestly, the Club has to do two things in the aftermath of the last couple of games:

1) Gillis must at least campaign somewhat for better vigilance on crease-crashing and goalie contact. and;

2) Tortorella should put Luongo's MRI up in the locker room to wake them up to how close they came to their starter getting seriously injured by ass-clownery that should have been prevented or, at worst, punished with retribution. Hopefully it may motivate the rest of those pacifists wearing the uniform.


No doubt, behind the scenes either by the players or as a team they plan on crashing our net to throw our goalies off, and it's all done accidentally/on-purpose. :mad:
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Lancer » Mon Jan 06, 2014 10:52 pm

BurningBeard wrote:
Lancer wrote:Tortorella should put Luongo's MRI up in the locker room to wake them up to how close they came to their starter getting seriously injured by ass-clownery that should have been prevented or, at worst, punished with retribution. Hopefully it may motivate the rest of those pacifists wearing the uniform.

That's a good way to get your name added to the lawsuit. :D


Nowhere does he have to be specific and explicit about anything; that stuff will come up in court. :sly:

But implicitly, if something like that doesn't motivate the team to take better care of their goalies then you wonder if there's hope for them.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby ClamRussel » Tue Jan 07, 2014 12:43 am

This accidentally on purpose falling into the goalie is nothing new and yes its completely intentional. By the refs ignoring this it makes them look like a joke.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby SKYO » Wed Jan 08, 2014 4:30 pm

And some good news...

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Torts indicated post game that Booth & Weise would be sitting again.

Ferriero being sent down likely means Burrows is playing Fri


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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby herb » Thu Jan 09, 2014 11:48 am

Benn Ferriero has been sent down.

That leaves 14 healthy forwards including Burrows. Torts has already said Booth and Weise will be sitting out at least one more game. That leaves little doubt that Burrows will be back in the lineup tomorrow.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Topper » Thu Jan 09, 2014 12:08 pm

Hopefully his hands have healed.
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Re: Canucks News and Notes

Postby Aaronp18 » Thu Jan 09, 2014 12:41 pm

Topper wrote:Hopefully his hands have healed.


I hear they have an anti-Medusa pill. They tried it on Sestito first with limited results.
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